Huw Merriman

Minister of State (Department for Transport)

Former Conservative MP for Bexhill and Battle

@huwmerriman https://facebook.com/Huw-Merriman-324862291035860

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Huw Merriman is a former MP for Bexhill and Battle.

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Former Conservative MP for Bexhill and Battle

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 May 2024 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

We don't know whether Huw Merriman campaigned to leave, or stay in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Treasury
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Great British Railways
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  • Railways: Contracts
  • Motor Vehicles: Biofuels
  • Buses: Ventilation

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Department for Transport) (since 27 Oct 2022)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Sub-Committee on Scrutiny of Strategic Thinking in Government (22 Sep 2021 to 28 Oct 2022)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (20 May 2020 to 28 Oct 2022)
  • Chair, Transport Committee (29 Jan 2020 to 28 Oct 2022)
  • Chair, Transport Committee (29 Jan 2020 to 28 Oct 2022)
  • Chair, Transport Committee (29 Jan 2020 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (21 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee ( 8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee ( 8 Jul 2015 to 29 Jan 2020)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Zero Hours Contracts 23 May 2024

    Network Rail has Key Performance Indicators in its key labour contracts which measure the use of zero-hour contracts and encourages their reduction.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: North Wales Coast Line: Electrification 23 May 2024

    We are continuing to work closely with the rail industry to develop the Government priorities outlined in the Prime Minister’s Network North announcement, which includes an unprecedented £1 billion investment to fund the electrification of the North Wales Main Line. In February, the Transport Secretary hosted a meeting with local leaders in North Wales to discuss how HS2 savings will be...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Gobowen-Oswestry Railway Line 23 May 2024

    Under Network North, it was announced that the Oswestry to Gobowen line Restoring Your Railway scheme would progress to delivery, subject to successful business cases. Progress is being made with Network Rail and others on next steps, including on a schedule for development work and costs. The Department expects that such development work will begin in the coming months.

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