Alex Cunningham


Alex Cunningham was elected as Labour MP for Stockton North on May 7th 2015 with 19436 votes, taking 49.1% of the vote.

Alex has been a Cleveland County or Stockton Borough Councillor for 17 of the last 20 years and was Cabinet Member for Children and Young People.

A journalist by profession, he worked in newspapers and radio before a career in communications and public relations finishing as Head of Communications for Transco, the gas pipeline company. Seven years ago he set up his own public relations and web design business.

Alex is a member of the One North East regional development agency board and a non executive director of the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust.

His main political interests are provision for young people including education, health, employment. community development and arts, leisure and culture.

Alex has been married to Evaline for 32 years and they have two adult sons, John and Andrew.

Constituency: Stockton North

Constituency Address: Unit 121, Stockton Business Centre, Brunswick Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1DW

Constituency Tel: 01642 345291


Party: Labour

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Westminster Address: Alex Cunningham MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA

Westminster Tel: 0207 219 7157

Twitter: @ACunninghamMP

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