Stephen Metcalfe (politician)
|Member of Parliament
for South Basildon and East Thurrock
6 May 2010
|Preceded by||Angela Evans Smith|
|Born||9 January 1966|
|Children||Tom and Katie|
Stephen James Metcalfe (born 9 January 1966) is a British Conservative Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for South Basildon and East Thurrock since May 2010. Metcalfe is married to Angela, with whom he has two children, Tom and Katie. Both Stephen and Angela work in their family printing business.
He was the Epping Forest District Councillor and was portfolio holder for Customer Services, ICT & E-government until he stood down in order to concentrate on his campaign to be elected as an MP. As a Councillor he campaigned on issues including green belt protection, the introduction of traffic calming schemes as well as working with communities to find ways of engaging the young.
He is a Vice-President of the Debating Group.
- "Steve Metcalfe MP". BBC Democracy Live (BBC). Retrieved 25 July 2010.
- Morris, Stephen (7 May 2010). "'Essex Man' returns to the Tory fold". London: The Independent. Retrieved May 7, 2010.
- "'Stephen Metcalfe". Retrieved May 7, 2010.
- Debating Group