Colleen Fletcher

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Colleen Fletcher
MP
Official portrait of Colleen Fletcher crop 2.jpg
Member of Parliament
for Coventry North East
Assumed office
8 May 2015
Preceded by Bob Ainsworth
Majority 15,580 (33.5%)
Personal details
Born Colleen Margaret Dalton
(1954-11-23) 23 November 1954 (age 64)
Website colleenfletchermp.wordpress.com


Colleen Margaret Fletcher (née Dalton, born 23 November 1954) was first elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Coventry North East since May 2015.

The daughter of Coventry Labour councillor Dot Dalton, Fletcher was born and educated in the constituency she now represents, attending Richard Lee Primary School, Lyng Hall Comprehensive School and Henley College. She was first elected to Coventry City Council at the Wyken by-election which followed her mother's death in 1992, before losing her seat in 2004. She was re-elected in the neighbouring Upper Stoke ward in 2011, standing down in 2015 on her election to as MP.