Local News

Thank you! Re-election to the House of Commons

Statement by Rt Hon Alec Shelbrooke M.P. (Friday 13th December 2020). “It is overwhelming to have received the support of so many constituents in the General Election – especially to have secured a majority of vote in every polling district – and it is humbling to be re-elected to represent my home constituency in the… Read more »

General Election: Thursday 12th December

A General Election has been called for Thursday 12th December 2019. From Wednesday 6th November Alec will not be an MP, as Parliament will dissolve meaning there are no MPs until after the General Election.  If you want to contact Alec over the election period you can do so at campaign@alecshelbrooke.co.uk.  Alec is standing for… Read more »

Alec pays tribute to Wetherby Councillor, Gerald Wilkinson

Statement by Rt Hon. Alec Shelbrooke MP following the death of Councillor Gerald Wilkinson on Friday 4th October: “I’m deeply saddened at the passing of my colleague and friend, Cllr Gerald Wilkinson. Gerald was dedicated to life in the Wetherby area, he served the town and its villages as a Leeds City Councillor, a Town… Read more »

HM The Queen approves Alec’s appointment to the Privy Council

13th September 2019 “The Queen has been pleased to approve that Alec Shelbrooke MP be sworn of Her Majesty’s most Honourable Privy Council.” – No.10 Downing Street. The Privy Council is a formal body of advisers to The Queen. Its membership is mainly senior politicians who are current or former members of the House of Commons or the House… Read more »