About Christine


Christine has had extensive experience advising on major infrastructure, new hospitals and transport. She was responsible for expenditure of £450million on the Channel Tunnel project and was Commercial Director for the British Rail privatisation unit. She has been a Non Executive Director of 2 large health trusts. She started her career as a buyer with Marks and Spencer.

As a county councillor she has the Health portfolio and is chair of the Health and Well Being Board. Christine stood in the recent parliamentary by-election at Corby and East Northamptonshire.

'My political priorities include:

  • Tackling rural poverty
  • Protecting our green belt
  • Creating a sound economy, with low tax and individual business freedom
  • Renegotiation of the EU relationship
  • Equipping the military to the highest standards
  • Maximising education opportunities
  • Managing immigration
  • Investing in infrastructure
  • Sentencing that does what it says'

 

 

“Christine has great experience of business, in the public and private sector and how this relates to government. She is a gifted communicator and has an appealing character. We should jump at the chance to have such a high quality experienced individual... I recommend her without reservation.”

Rt. Hon William Hague MP First Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

 

 

 

Christine's previous political achievements include:

  • Parliamentary candidate in the 2012 Corby by-election
  • Working with No 10 and the Cabinet Office on increasing awareness of public appointments
  • Member of William Hague's Northern Transport Commission
  • Board member of Conservative Cooperative movement
  • Recruited over 100 members to a business club
  • Advised Chris Grayling and John Redwood on economy and transport
  • Successful campaigner across the country

 

  

 

 

Christine Emmett