Sarah Newton

Sarah Louise Newton, FRSA (née Hick; 19 July 1961) is a British Conservative Party politician. She was first elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Truro and Falmouth in 2010 and re-elected in 2015[2] and 2017. Newton stood down as an MP in November 2019.

Sarah Newton

Minister of State for Disabled People, Work and Health
In office
9 November 2017  13 March 2019
Prime MinisterTheresa May
Preceded byPenny Mordaunt
Succeeded byJustin Tomlinson
Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability
In office
17 July 2016  9 November 2017
Prime MinisterTheresa May
Preceded byKaren Bradley (Minister of State)
Succeeded byVictoria Atkins
Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party
In office
10 September 2012  11 May 2015
LeaderDavid Cameron
Preceded byMichael Fallon
Succeeded byRobert Halfon
Member of Parliament
for Truro and Falmouth
In office
6 May 2010  6 November 2019
Preceded byConstituency Created
Succeeded byCherilyn Mackrory
Personal details
Born
Sarah Louise Hick

(1961-07-19) 19 July 1961 (age 60)
Gloucestershire, England
NationalityBritish
Political partyConservative
Spouse(s)Alan Newton[1]
Children2 daughters, 1 son
ResidenceMylor, Cornwall
Alma materKing's College London
OccupationPolitician
WebsiteSarah Newton MP

She served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability.

She was appointed Chair of the Health and Safety Executive from 1 August 2020.[3]