Roger Evans

London Assembly Member

Party
Conservative
Tenure
3 May 2012
Responsibilities

 2013-14

  • Deputy Chairman of the London Assembly
  • Deputy Chairman of the Audit Panel
  • Member of the Police and Crime Committee
  • Member of the Transport Committee
Constituency
Havering and Redbridge
Key Issues
Cutting crime, protecting and promoting the interests of outer London, keeping costs of GLA to a minimum, supporting the freedom of drivers whilst improving the tube and bus network
Salary
£53,973
Register of Members' Interests - Roger Evans
Register of Members' Interests - Roger Evans
expenses
Roger Evans's expenses
Gifts and Hospitality
Roger Evans Gifts and Hospitality

Biography

Born in Lancashire in 1964, Roger Evans moved to London in 1987 and was elected to Waltham Forest council in 1990. He became the youngest ever leader of the Conservative group in 1994 – a post he held for 4 years.

Having worked for the Royal Mail in various roles for 10 years, Roger funded himself through a law degree, being called to The Bar in 1997. He is a member of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple and was a legal advisor to the IT recruitment company Spring.com until his election to the London Assembly.

Roger is a member of both Havering Council and the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation Board. He advises women-2-win, a group dedicated to increasing the number of female Conservative Members of Parliament.

Roger is a published author, with his book Gremal Quest printed in 2007. His passion for London led him to complete the 75-mile Capital Ring Walk around outer London. He maintains a relationship with constituents and transport users through his blog, www.city-hall.blogspot.com.

Biographical information as supplied by individual Assembly Members.

Contact details:
GLA
City Hall
The Queen's Walk
London SE1 2AA

Telephone: 020 7983 6576
Email: roger.evans@london.gov.uk

Press releases for

News from Roger Evans: Roger Evans’ wins Boris’s agreement to look at Romford Crossrail plans
24 May 2012

 Havering’s GLA member, Roger Evans, today won the Mayor of London’s agreement to meet with the borough’s civic leaders about the reduced scope of the scheme to redevelop Romford railway station under plans for Crossrail.

Speaking at Mayor’s Question Time on Wednesday at City Hall,...

News from Roger Evans: Evans criticises "small-minded" IOC over 1972 Munich remembrance
23 May 2012

Roger Evans AM, London Assembly Member for Havering and Redbridge has today criticised the International Olympic Committee for refusing requests for a one-minute silence to commemorate the 11 Israeli athletes and coaches killed at the Munich Olympics 40 years ago.

Speaking after Mayor’s...

News from Roger Evans: Evans criticises "small-minded" IOC over Munich 1972 remembrance
23 May 2012

Roger Evans AM, London Assembly Member for Havering and Redbridge has today criticised the International Olympic Committee for refusing requests for a one-minute silence to commemorate the 11 Israeli athletes and coaches killed at the Munich Olympics 40 years ago.

Speaking after Mayor’s...

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