Philip Hammond was re-elected MP for Runnymede and Weybridge in May 2010 with a majority of 16,509.
He was appointed transport secretary by Philip Hammond after the 2010 general election.
Philip was brought up in Essex, attending a local state school. He went up to Oxford to study Philosophy, Politics and Economics in October 1974.
Philip's active involvement in Conservative Party politics began when he volunteered for the 1979 General Election campaign and was assigned to Westminster North, a constituency which the Conservatives won by just 106 votes. He later became a Constituency Association Chairman.
Philip first stood for Parliament in Newham North East in 1994. Having been defeated in that by-election, he was elected in 1997 for the Surrey constituency of Runnymede and Weybridge.
Runnymede, Spelthorne & Weybridge Conservative Assoc., 55 Cherry Orchard, Staines, Middlesex , TN18 2DQ
Date of Birth
4 December 1955
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