The Rt Hon David Evennett MP


David Evennett was appointed as a Government Whip in September 2012. He was elected the Conservative MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford in May 2005, and previously served as the Conservative MP for Erith and Crayford from 1983 to 1997.

Previous roles in government

  1. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Sport, Tourism and Heritage (maternity cover)

    • 2016 to 2016
  2. Government Whip, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury

    • 2012 to 2018


  1. UK to observe silence to mark 100 years since the Battle of the Somme
  2. The Battle of Jutland Commemorative Programme
  3. Nation marks 100 years since great naval battle
  4. Rail tourism winners announced
  5. Changes to the tourism landscape
  6. New Governance Code will ensure highest levels of transparency in British sport
  7. Make your mark on the Path of the Remembered
  8. Safety and welfare in sport to undergo an independent review
  9. Call for nation to remember the Somme 100 years on
  10. Extending the Horserace Betting Levy - a consultation on implementation