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Andrew John Bower Mitchell is a British Conservative Party politician who has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Sutton Coldfield since 2001. Previously, he was the MP for Gedling from 1987 to 1997. Mitchell served in the Cabinet as Secretary of State for International Development from 2010 to 2012, and then briefly as Government Chief Whip in the House of Commons until he resigned after losing the confidence of many of his colleagues following an alleged altercation with a police officer; referred to as "Plebgate".Read more on Wikipedia
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Biographical summaryBorn: 1956-03-23, Hampstead, London, England
School: Rugby School
Undergraduate degree: History, University of Cambridge, Jesus College
Postgraduate degree: History, University of Cambridge, Jesus College
Previous job: Investment banker
This candidate has previously stood for election in:
- 2019: The UK Parliament elections, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Sutton Coldfield
- 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Sutton Coldfield
- 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for Sutton Coldfield
- 2010: The 2010 General Election, as the Conservative and Unionist Party candidate for the Member of Parliament for Sutton Coldfield
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