Liddell-Grainger, Ian


Ian Liddell-Grainger was first elected to Parliament for Bridgwater in 2001 having been reelected for Bridgwater and West Somerset in 2019 with a majority of 24,439.

He was born in Scotland in1959. But Ian has strong links with Somerset. He was educated at Millfield School.  He is married with three children.

He has a background in business, farming and the army. He established a UK-wide building and property management company; ran a 250 acre arable farm; was a consultant to Army Land Command HQ in Salisbury and remains a Major on the reserve list. When he entered Parliament, Ian severed every business interest to concentrate on serving the people of Bridgwater and West Somerset.

Ian is a great-grandson of HRH Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, who died when he was 21, making him a great-great-great-grandson of Queen Victoria.

Constituency: Bridgwater and West Somerset

Constituency Address: 16 Northgate, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 3EU

Constituency Tel: 01278 458383

Date of Birth: 30 June 1956


Party: Conservative

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Westminster Address: House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Westminster Tel: 020 7219 8149

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