Claire Perry

Claire Perry is no longer a Member of Parliament.  This page has not been updated since 2015.


Claire Perry was re-elected as Conservative MP for Devizes on May 7th 2015 with 28295 votes, taking 57.7% of the vote.

Claire was selected to represent the Devizes Constituency in November 2009. She grew up in North Somerset and was educated at her local school, Nailsea Comprehensive.

She went to Brasenose College, Oxford where she read Geography in 1988 and Harvard Business School where she took an MBA in 1990.

She had a business and finance career in the United States and Britain before moving with her family to Wiltshire in 2000 when she stopped paid work to bring up her children.

She returned to work in 2007 as a policy adviser to the Shadow Chancellor.

After her election in 2010 she sat on the justice select committee. On 15 July 2014 she assumed the office of Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport.

Claire was educated at Nailsea School and Brasenose College, Oxford, where she read Geography, graduating in 1985. She later obtained an MBA at Harvard University.

Constituency: Devizes

Constituency Address: Renelec House, 46 New Park Street, SN10 1DT Devizes

Constituency Tel: 01672 512675

Date of Birth: 03/04/1964


Party: Conservative

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Westminster Address: House of Commons, London

Westminster Tel: 020 7219 7050

Twitter: @claire4devizes

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