Alan Whitehead MP Southampton Test, Labour


  • Tel 020 7219 5517

  • Fax 020 7219 0918

  • Email:

  • Website: Alan Whitehead website

  • Constituency address

    20-22 Southampton Street, Southampton SO15 1ED United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Alan Whitehead

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

    Joint PPS to David Blunkett as Secretary of State for Education and Employment 1999-2000; PPS to Baroness Blackstone as Minister for Education and Employment 1999-2001; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions 2001-02.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Energy and Climate Change; Privileges; Environmental Audit; Standards.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Southampton Test 1983, 1987 and 1992 general elections. Member for Southampton Test 1997-2010, for Southampton Test (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Environment, local and regional government, higher education, education, constitution, transport, energy.
  • Party groups

    Member, Labour Party National Policy Forum 1999-2001, 2010-; Chair, Manifesto Group Local Government 2007-; Sustainable Communities Policy Commission, National Policy Forum.
  • Countries of interest

    France, Lithuania, Poland.

Election record for Southampton Test, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 38.38%
Conservative 32.93%
Liberal Democrat 22.27%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Whitehead, Alan Labour 17,001 38.38
Moulton, Jeremy Conservative 14,588 32.93
Callaghan, David Liberal Democrat 9,865 22.27
Hingston, Pearline UK Independence Party 1,726 3.9
Bluemel, Chris Green 881 1.99
Sanderson, Charles Independent 126 0.29
Majority 2,413 votes
Electorate 71,931
Turnout (44,301) 61.59%

Registered interests

Land and Property: Share in flat inhabited by my father in Southampton.

Overseas visits: 28-29 October 2008, to Mexico City to promote the development of NISP Mexico. Flight and accommodation paid for by the National Industrial Symbiosis Programme. (Registered 16 December 2008)

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