Sarah Teather MP Brent Central, Liberal Democrat


  • Tel 020 7219 8147

  • Fax 020 7219 0041

  • Email:

  • Website: Sarah Teather website

  • Constituency address

    70 Walm Lane, Willesden Green, London NW2 4RA United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Sarah Teather

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

    Liberal Democrat: Spokesperson for: Health 2003-04, London 2004-05; Shadow Minister for Communities and Local Government 2005; Shadow to Office of the Deputy Prime Minister 2005-06; Shadow Secretary of State for Education and Skills/Innovation, Universities and Skills 2006-07; Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform 2007-08; Shadow Minister for Housing 2008-10; Minister of State for Children and Families, Department for Education 2010-12.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Joint Committee on Human Rights; Joint Committee on the Draft Protection of Charities Bill.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Finchley and Golders Green 2001 general election. Member for Brent East 18 September 2003 by-election to 2010, for Brent Central since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Health, housing, Guantanamo Bay, civil liberties, children, special educational needs/disability, child poverty, family policy, immigration, asylum, poverty.
  • Countries of interest

    Middle East.

Election record for Brent Central, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 43.74%
Labour 40.81%
Conservative 11.07%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Teather, Sarah Liberal Democrat 20,026 43.74
Butler, Dawn Labour 18,681 40.81
Rajput, Sachin Conservative 5,067 11.07
Ali, Shahrar Green 668 1.46
Williams, Errol Christian 488 1.07
Duale, Abdi Respect 230 0.51
McCastree, Dean Independent 163 0.36
Majority 1,345 votes
Electorate 74,046
Turnout (45,785) 61.83%

Registered interests

Overseas visits: 22 August-7 September 2008, to Nigeria, to work as a volunteer through the Voluntary Service Overseas VolPols programme, as an advocacy adviser based in an education coalition called CSACEFA (civil society action coalition on education for all). Costs of the visit were met by VSO. (Registered 29 September 2008)

Sponsorship or financial or material support: An intern sponsored by the Catholic Bishops Conference of England and Wales from October 2008-July 2009. (Registered 23 October 2008) Sponsorship of MP's Christmas Card 2008 by Bestway Holdings Ltd, Park Royal, paid via Brent Liberal Democrats. (Registered 23 October 2008) Sponsorship of campaign mailing by Bestway Holdings Ltd, Park Royal. (Registered 10 June 2009)

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