Craig Mackinlay


Craig Mackinlay was elected as Conservative MP for South Thanet on May 7th 2015 with 18838 votes, taking 38.1% of the vote.

Prior to his election to Parliament, Craig stood as the Police and Crime Commissioner candidate for Kent in the first elections held in November 2012 but was unsuccessful. Craig has also been a volunteer for the Charity Tax Help for Older People (TOP) and a trustee on a number of well-known Kent charities, notably The Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust.

Craig was born in Chatham, educated at Rainham Mark Grammar School and then attended Birmingham University, where he studied Zoology and Comparative Physiology.

Constituency: Thanet South

Constituency Address: 1a The Broadway, Broadstairs CT10 2AD

Constituency Tel: 01843 589266


Party: Conservative

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Westminster Address: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Westminster Tel: 0207 219 4442


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