John Spellar MP Warley, Labour, Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Office


  • Tel 020 7219 0674

  • Fax 020 7219 2113

  • Email:

  • Website: John Spellar website

  • Constituency address

    Brandhall Labour Club, Tame Road, Oldbury B68 0JT United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
John Spellar

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

    Opposition Whip 1992-94; Opposition Spokesperson for: Northern Ireland 1994-95, Defence, Disarmament and Arms Control 1995-97; Ministry of Defence: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1997-99, Minister of State for the Armed Forces 1999-2001; Minister for Transport: Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions 2001-02, Department for Transport 2002-03; Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office 2003-05; Government Whip 2008-10; Opposition Deputy Chief Whip 2010; Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2010-.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Bromley 1970 general election. Member for Birmingham Northfield 28 October 1982 by-election to June 1983. Contested Birmingham Northfield 1983 and 1987 general elections. Member for Warley West 1992-97, for Warley 1997-2010, for Warley (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Energy, electronics industry, motor industry, construction industry, defence.
  • Countries of interest

    Australia, Israel, USA.

Election record for Warley, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 52.52%
Conservative 24.61%
Liberal Democrat 15.39%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Spellar, John Labour 20,240 52.52
Parmar, Jas Conservative 9,484 24.61
Keating, Edward Liberal Democrat 5,929 15.39
Harvey, Nigel UK Independence Party 2,617 6.8
Majority 10,756 votes
Electorate 62,751
Turnout (38,539) 61.42%

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