Christian Wakeford is a British Conservative Party politician. He has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bury South since the 2019 general election.
Wakeford studied Politics at Lancaster University and Chemistry with the Open University.
Prior to his election as MP Wakeford has been a Councillor for Barrowford in Nelson, Lancashire and Leader of the Conservative group on Pendle Borough Council. He also sits on Lancashire County Council for the Pendle Hill division.