Member

The Rt Hon Jeremy Wright QC MP

Biography

The Rt Hon Jeremy Wright QC MP was appointed as the Conservative member of the Committee on Standards in Public Life from 21 November 2019.

The Rt Hon Jeremy Wright QC MP has been the Conservative Member of Parliament for Kenilworth and Southam since 2010 and for Rugby and Kenilworth 2005 – 2010. He has served in Government for 9 years, including as Minister for Prisons and Rehabilitation, Attorney General and Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. Before that he served on the Constitutional Affairs (later Justice) Select Committee and founded and chaired the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Dementia. Before being elected to Parliament Jeremy practised as a criminal law Barrister in the West Midlands.

Member

Committee on Standards in Public Life

Previous roles in government

  1. Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
  2. Attorney General
  3. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Prisons, Probation, Rehabilitation and Sentencing

Announcements

  1. Statement of Strategic Priorities
  2. Letter from Jeremy Wright to Sharon White
  3. Summer holiday sport projects to help tackle serious violence and knife crime
  4. Notice of Acceptance from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
  5. Written Ministerial Statement by the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
  6. The Final version of the Revised Undertakings from News UK
  7. Jeremy Wright's Oral Statement on the Telecoms Supply Chain Review
  8. Government plans to safeguard the future security of UK Telecoms
  9. Telecoms Supply Chain Review
  10. Consultation on Reforming Consumer Advocacy in Telecoms