Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Arts, Heritage and Tourism

Michael Ellis MP

Biography

Michael Ellis was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on 9 January 2018.

He was Deputy Leader of the House of Commons from 17 July 2016 to 8 January 2018.

He was elected Conservative MP for Northampton North in May 2010.

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Arts, Heritage and Tourism

  • The Arts
  • Museums
  • Digital Culture
  • Tourism
  • Heritage
  • Cultural property
  • Public libraries

Previous roles in government

  1. Assistant Government Whip

    • 2016 to 2017
  2. Parliamentary Secretary of State (Deputy Leader of the House of Commons)

    • 2016 to 2018

Announcements

  1. Michael Ellis' Speech at Heritage Day 2018
  2. The Heritage Statement: One Year On
  3. Turner masterpiece at risk of export
  4. Michael Ellis' speech to the Historic Houses AGM
  5. ‘Unique’ 18th century watercolour painting at risk of export
  6. Letter from Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism, Michael Ellis, stating a "minded to" decision on public library provision in Darlington
  7. 'Exceptionally rare' 19th century marble sculpture‘ at risk of export
  8. Slate landscape of North West Wales UK's preferred World Heritage Site Nomination for 2019
  9. Annual Report to Parliament on public libraries activities from January 2017 to March 2018
  10. Michael Ellis welcomes Visit Britain's annual report