Member of Parliament for Brecon and Radnorshire
Chris was born and brought up in the Swansea Valley and attended the local primary school and Morriston Comprehensive.
For twenty years Chris worked as a rural Auctioneer and Estate Agent including time working for a Housing Association and running his own small business. Today Chris manages one of Mid Wales’s largest mixed veterinary practices based in Hay-on-Wye.
Chris is married to Liz, a therapeutic radiographer at Velindre NHS cancer hospital, and they have two young daughters. They live in Glasbury-on-Wye and are heavily involved within the local community.
Chris regularly puts his auctioneering skills to charitable use and has helped to raise thousands of pounds for charities such as the NSPCC, Barnardo’s, Ghurkha Welfare Trust, Help for Heroes, together with many community based organisations, school PTA’s and Church Groups.
Chris’ professional and social activities have been entrenched within the rural and agricultural communities of the area and he has been a leading campaigner and organiser on rural issues for many years. Chris has a very well known voice, being a main ring commentator at many agricultural shows including the Royal Welsh Show at Builth Wells.
Chris has come into politics with a wealth of experience ready to fight our corner and bring a better deal for the people of Brecon & Radnorshire.
Chris Davies was elected to Parliament for the Brecon and Radnorshire constituency in May 2015 with a majority of over 5,000 votes.