Westminster News

Andrew Robathan Elevated to The House of Lords

The South Leicestershire Conservative Association were delighted to see that our former Member of Parliament, Andrew Robathan was granted a life peerage in this summer’s dissolution honours.


May I take this opportunity to sincerely thank the voters of South Leicestershire for entrusting me as your new Conservative Member of Parliament.

A Christmas Message from Andrew Robathan MP

This is my last Christmas as an MP – as your MP in South Leicestershire.  Needless to say, this brings mixed emotions and I am very sad to be quitting the field, but it is the right decision.  I welcome Alberto Costa as the new, younger candidate and shall of course be supporting him in any way I can.

Local MP Andrew Robathan Takes Up the Pedometer Challenge and Supports Diabetes Awareness in South Leicestershire

South Leicestershire MP, Andrew Robathan , joined high profile parliamentarians, the Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State for Communities & Local Government,  the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, the House of Commons Chief Whip and the Rt Hon Douglas Alexander MP, the Shadow Foreign Secretary at the Annual Diabetes Charity event, the Silver Star Diabetes Health Challenge, at the House of Commons.

Andrew Robathan Not to Stand in 2015 Election

After nearly 25 years as MP for South Leicestershire MP Andrew Robathan has issued a statement saying he will not be standing again as the Conservative candidate.