Steve Webb MP Thornbury and Yate, Liberal Democrat, Minister of State for Pensions, Department for Work and Pensions


  • Tel 020 7219 4378

  • Email:

  • Website: Steve Webb website

  • Constituency address

    Poole Court, Poole Court Drive, Bristol BS37 5PP United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Steve Webb

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 Social Security and Welfare (Pensions) 1997-99; Principal Spokesperson for Social Security 1999-2001; Shadow Secretary of State for: Work and Pensions 2001-05, Health 2005-06; Chair of the Election Manifesto Team 2006-07; Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2007-08; Shadow Minister for Countryside 2008; Shadow Secretary of State for: Energy and Climate Change 2008-09, Work and Pensions 2009-10; Minister of State for Pensions, Department for Work and Pensions 2010-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Northavon 1997-2010, for Thornbury and Yate since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Social affairs, welfare, Third World, internet.
  • Party groups

    Member, Liberal Democrats 1992-; Member: Costings Group, Policy Committee, Manifesto Committee, Economic Recovery Group; General Election Spokesperson for Work and Pensions 2015-.

Election record for Thornbury and Yate, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 51.81%
Conservative 37.08%
Labour 7.01%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Webb, Steve Liberal Democrat 25,032 51.81
Riddle, Matthew Conservative 17,916 37.08
Egan, Roxanne Labour 3,385 7.01
Knight, Jenny UK Independence Party 1,709 3.54
Beacham, Thomas Ind Fed UK 126 0.27
Clements, Anthony Independent 58 0.13
Majority 7,116 votes
Electorate 64,092
Turnout (48,321) 75.39%

Registered interests

Sponsorship or financial or material support: Intern provided by Christian charity, CARE.

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