Nadine Dorries

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Nadine Dorries

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Dorries in 2017
Minister of State for Mental Health, Suicide Prevention and Patient Safety
Assumed office
27 July 2019
Prime MinisterBoris Johnson
Preceded byJackie Doyle-Price
Member of Parliament
for Mid Bedfordshire
Assumed office
5 May 2005
Preceded byJonathan Sayeed
Majority24,664 (38.1%)
Personal details
Born
Nadine Vanessa Bargery

(1957-05-21) 21 May 1957 (age 63)
Liverpool, Merseyside, England
NationalityBritish
Political partyConservative[1]
Spouse(s)
Paul Dorries
(m. 1984, divorced)
Children3

Nadine Vanessa Dorries (née Bargery; born 21 May 1957)[2] is a British Conservative politician. She is the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health and Social Care since 2019. He was Member of Parliament (MP) for Mid Bedfordshire since 2005.[3]

On 10 March 2020 she became the first British MP to test positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Isabel Hardman "Exclusive: Nadine Dorries reinstated as a Tory MP" Archived 10 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine, The Spectator (blog), 8 May 2013
  2. Gimson, Andrew (11 November 2012). "Nadine Dorries: brave Tory rebel or a self-serving stunt woman?". The Observer. ISSN 0261-3077. Archived from the original on 12 March 2016. Retrieved 6 May 2019.
  3. Andy McSmith "Nadine Dorries suspended by Conservative party in row over I'm a Celebrity appearance" Archived 19 October 2017 at the Wayback Machine, The Independent, 6 November 2012
  4. "Health minister tests positive for coronavirus". BBC News. 10 March 2020. Retrieved 10 March 2020.