Derek Twigg MP Halton, Labour


Derek Twigg

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

    PPS: to Helen Liddell: as Minister of State, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions 1999, as Minister of State, Department of Trade and Industry 1999-2001, to Stephen Byers as Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions 2001-02; Assistant Government Whip 2002-03, Government Whip 2003-04; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Department for Education and Skills 2004-05, Department for Transport 2005-06, Ministry of Defence (Minister for Veterans) 2006-08; Shadow Minister for Health 2010-11.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

  • Electoral history

    Member for Halton 1997-2010, for Halton (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Economy, education, health and poverty, defence.
  • Countries of interest


Election record for Halton, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 57.52%
Conservative 20.12%
Liberal Democrat 13.8%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Twigg, Derek Labour 23,843 57.52
Jones, Ben Conservative 8,339 20.12
Harasiwka, Frank Liberal Democrat 5,718 13.8
Taylor, Andrew British National Party 1,563 3.78
Moore, John UK Independence Party 1,228 2.97
Craig, Jim Green 647 1.57
Majority 15,504 votes
Electorate 68,846
Turnout (41,452) 60.21%

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