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Nadine Dorries

Facts About Nadine Dorries

Celebrated Name Nadine Dorries
Age 65 Years Old
Nick Name
Birth Name Nadine Vanessa Dorries
Birth Date 1957-05-21
Gender Female
Profession Politician , Author , Nurse
Birth Nation England
Place Of Birth Liverpool
Nationality British
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity (Protestant)
Education Rose Heath Primary School and Halewood Grange Comprehensive School
Marital Status Divorced
Children Three
Sexual Orientation Straight
Height 5 ft 4 in
Weight 65 Kg
Body Measurement Will Add Soon
Salary Under Review
Net Worth $3.5 Million
Source of Wealth Political Career
Spouse Paul Dorries (M. 1984; Div. 2007)
Daughter Jennifer Dorries, Cassie Dorrie, and Philippa Dorries
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Grey
Body Type Slender
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Nadine Dorries is a British politician currently serving as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport. She has been engaged in politics since 2000. Besides that, she is also a former nurse. She became a nurse because her father was suffered from Raynaud's disease. She realizes her father's pain which inspired her to become a nurse. 

She was also an author. During her career, she published 29 book indulging novels. Some of her bestseller books are The Four Streets (2014), The Ballymara Road (2015), Coming Home to the Fourth Streets (2021), and many others. If you were interested to know more about her, you should scroll through the page below.

What is Nadine Dorries famous for?

  • A British former nurse, politician, and author.

When was Nadine Dorries born?

Nadine Dorries was born in 1957 to her parents. However, her parents' and siblings' details are yet to be disclosed. Sadly, her parents divorced during her adolescence. Her father was suffered from Raynaud's disease. Currently, she is aged 64 years old. She experienced her childhood in Liverpool, England. Similarly, His nationality is British, and belongs to the White ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Gemini and follows Christianity. 

For education, She went to study at Rose Heath Primary School. Later, she enrolled at Halewood Grange Comprehensive School. She then entered nursing in 1975 as a trainee at Warrington General Hospital.

What is Nadine Dorries's job?

  • Upon completing her trainee in nursing, she started working as a nurse in Liverpool. After working for 2 years as a nurse, she became a medical representative to Ethical Ltd for a year.
  • In 1987, she founded a Company called Kids Ltd which provided child day-care services for working parents. However, the company was sold in 1998 to BUPA and she was subsequently a director of the health provider during the following year.
  • In 2000, she was selected as the prospective parliamentary candidate (PPC) for Hazel Grove.
  • After a year, She stands for the seat at the 2001 general election. However, she was unsuccessful in her attempt to succeed.
  • After four years, she was elected to the House of Commons at the 2005 general election for the safe seat of Mid Bedfordshire on the retirement through ill health after a series of scandals of Jonathan Sayeed.
  • In 2006, She introduced a Private Member's Bill in the House of Commons, which would have reduced the time limit for abortion in Great Britain from 24 to 21 weeks.
  • In 2008, she tabled an amendment to the proposed Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill seeking to reduce the upper limit for abortions to 20 weeks from the current 24 weeks of pregnancy.
  • The same year, she won The Spectator magazine's Readers' Representative Award.
  • In 2009, She served as a member of the Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee.
  • The same year, she campaigned against what she called "a proposal to ban the wearing of high heels in the office" which was to be debated at the 2009 Trades Union Congress (TUC).
  • In 2010, she was elected to the Health Select Committee with an increased majority and a swing of 2.3% from the Lib Dems.
  • In 2011, she proposed a Bill to require that sex education in schools should include content promoting abstinence to girls aged 13-16, which was presented as teaching them "how to say no".
  • The same year, she led the first delegation of Members of Parliament to Equatorial Guinea.
  • In 2013, she announced she would no longer claim her personal expenses as an MP but would draw on her salary for such costs.
  • The same year, she stood for election as a deputy speaker after one of the three posts became vacant. She gained the support of 13 MPs and was the first of the six candidates to be eliminated in the voting process. 
  • In 2017, she had become confused about her party's position on Brexit after talking with a politics teacher about a key element of her party's position, Britain's proposed exit from the European Union Customs Union as per the Buzzfeed report.
  • In 2018, she was strongly in favor of Brexit, said of the Withdrawal Agreement negotiated between the UK Government and the EU27. This deal gives us no voice, no votes, no MEPs, no commissioner".
  • In 2019, she was appointed as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Mental Health, Suicide Prevention, and Patient Safety at the Department of Health and Social Care.
  • In 2020, she became the first MP to be diagnosed with COVID-19. It is not known exactly when she contracted the disease, but it was reported that she had attended Parliament and visited 10 Downing Street before being required to self-isolate.
  • The same year, she was promoted to the ministerial rank of Minister of State for Mental Health, Suicide Prevention, and Patient Safety.
  • At the end of 2020, she attracted media criticism after rejecting an offer of cross-party talks to discuss a mental health support package for frontline NHS and care staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • In 2021, she defended the Government's 1% NHS pay offer on the grounds that it would protect the financial support of those on furlough, stating that the "unprecedented" pressure on the UK's finances was behind the pay offer.
  • At the end of 2021, she was promoted as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport following Oliver Dowden's appointment as Conservative Party Co-Chairman.
  • In 2022, she officially said that the government would bring in legislation to "hold to account" streaming companies for offensive content.

Nadine Dorries Husband and Children

Nadine Dorries was happily married to Paul Dorries, a mining engineer. The information regarding when they met each other is yet to be disclosed. However, the couple exchanged their wedding vows in 1984. Together, the couple shares three kids. They are Jennifer Dorries, Cassie Dorrie, and Philippa Dorries. Sadly, the couple ended their relationship after spending almost 23 years together in 2007. Further, her current status is said to be single.

Nadine Dorries Net Worth

Nadine Dorries has been a Member of Parliament (MP) for Mid Bedfordshire since 2005. She currently serves as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport. Thus, she should have earned good money and services from the government to date. Based on some online sites, her current estimated net worth is said to be $3.5 million. However, her salary and other financial details are yet to be disclosed. 

What is the height of Nadine Dorries?

Nadine Dorries has a slender body with a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs around 65 Kg. Similarly, she has hazel eyes and her hair color is grey. Further, her other body information is yet to be disclosed. In the case of disclosure, we will let you know.

Badine Dorries Books

  • Coming Home to the Four Streets (2021)
  • Hide Her Name (2014)
  • The Ballymara Road (2015)
  • The Angels of Lovely Lane (2016)
  • Christmas Angels (2017)
  • The Four Streets (2014)
  • The Four Streets Saga (2016)
  • Mary Kate: A Gripping Liverpool Saga (2018)
  • Shadows in Heaven: A gritty Family Drama (2018)
  • The Children of Lovely Lane (2016)
  • The Velvet Ribbon: The Heartbreaking Final Novel (2020)
  • The Angels of Lovely Lane (2016)
  • Ruby Flynn (2015)
  • Snow Angels: An Emotional Christmas Read (2019)
  • The Mothers of Lovely  Lane  (2017)
  • Mary Kate (2019)
  • An Angel Sings (2018)
  • The Blue Velvet Ribbon (2018)
  • A Wicked Woman (2022)
  • Run to Him (2014)
  • The Children of Lovely Lane 2 (2016)
  • A Girl Called Eilinora: A Short Story (2015)
  • The Lovely Lane Box Set (2019)
  • The Mothers of Lovely Lane 3 (2017)
  • The Velvet Ribbon 3 (2020)
  • Financial Assistance (2014)
  • Draft Crime and Courts Act 2013 (2015)
  • Draft Microchipping of Dogs (2015)
  • Draft Scotland Act 1998 (2015)

Did You Know?

  • She has served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Mid Bedfordshire since 2005.
  • She was elected to the House of Commons at the 2005 general election as MP for the safe Conservative seat of Mid-Bedfordshire.
  • She also take part in reality TV programme, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! without informing the Chief Whip.
  • On 10th March 2020 she became the first British MP to test positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).