Sylvia Hermon MP North Down, Independent


Sylvia Hermon

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

  • Positions

    UUP Spokesperson for: Home Affairs 2001-05, Trade and Industry 2001-02, Youth and Women's Issues 2001-05, Culture, Media and Sport 2002-05.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Northern Ireland Affairs.
  • Electoral history

    Member for North Down since 7 June 2001 general election (UUP 2001 to March 2010, Independent since March 2010).
  • Political interests

    Policing, human rights, European affairs, health, education.
  • Party groups

    Author and committee member addressing Patten Report, also of Criminal Justice Review 2000; Ulster Unionist Executive 1999; Constituency chair, North Down Unionist Constituency Association 2001-03; Resigned from the UUP March 2010, now sits as an Independent.
  • Countries of interest

    India, Republic of Ireland, Russia.

Election record for North Down, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Independent 63.15%
UCUNF 20.32%
All 5.59%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Hermon, Sylvia Independent 21,181 63.15
Parsley, Ian UCUNF 6,817 20.32
Farry, Stephen All 1,876 5.59
Kilpatrick, Kaye TUV 1,634 4.87
Agnew, Steven Green 1,043 3.11
Logan, Liam Social Democratic & Labour Party 680 2.03
Parker, Vincent Sinn Féin 250 0.75
Majority 14,364 votes
Electorate 60,698
Turnout (33,543) 55.26%

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