Liberal Democrats

Adrian Sanders MP

MP for Torbay

Adrian Sanders has been the MP for Torbay since 1997, first winning the seat by just 12 votes.  He grew up in Paignton and attended Torquay Boys’ Grammar School. In his spare time, Adrian supports Torquay United FC.

Record Of Delivery

Adrian has a strong record of delivering for local people. As an MP, Adrian has:

  • Secured Government investment in the Kingskerswell Bypass
  • Gained a £50 annual rebate for South West Water customers
  • Supported investment in high speed broadband

Adrian is now campaigning against local authority cuts to services for vulnerable people and against the Government’s badger cull.

Parliamentary Experience

Adrian has held several frontbench positions when in opposition, including housing and tourism spokesperson.  He has been the chair of the Diabetes All Party Group since 1998.  He is currently a member of the Transport Select Committee and has previously served on a number of other committees including Culture, Media and Sport.



[email protected]

Twitter: @adriansandersmp

01803 200036


69 Belgrave Road,

Sign up or log in using: or

Join us today

Britain needs Liberal voices. Add yours to ours and be part of what comes next:

Meet our MPs

Your Liberal Democrat MPs