Michael Lee Amesbury (born 7 May 1969) became the Member of Parliament (MP) for Weaver Vale at the general election in June 2017.
Amesbury was a councillor on Manchester City Council representing Fallowfield from 2006, standing down when he was elected to the House of Commons.
He gained the Weaver Vale constituency from the Conservative incumbent Graham Evans in the 2017 general election on a swing of 4.3%.
He is a member of the UNISON and GMB trade unions. He campaigned for 'remain' in the 2016 EU Referendum.