Nick Raynsford MP Greenwich and Woolwich, Labour


Nick Raynsford

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 Roy Hattersley as Deputy Leader Labour Party 1986-87; Opposition Spokesperson for: Transport and London 1993-94, Housing, Construction and London 1994-97; Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions 1997-2001: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1997-99, Minister of State (Housing and Planning) 1999-2001; Minister of State Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions (Local Government and the Regions) 2001-02; Minister of State: Office of the Deputy Prime Minister 2002-05: (Local Government and the Regions 2002-03, Local and Regional Government 2003-05).
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Members' Expenses.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Fulham 1986 by-election to 1987. Contested Fulham 1987 general election. Member for Greenwich 1992-97, for Greenwich and Woolwich 1997-2010, for Greenwich and Woolwich (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Housing, social policy, transport, environment.
  • Countries of interest


Election record for Greenwich and Woolwich, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 48.98%
Conservative 24.44%
Liberal Democrat 18.13%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Raynsford, Nick Labour 20,262 48.98
Drury, Spencer Conservative 10,109 24.44
Lee, Joseph Liberal Democrat 7,498 18.13
Rustem, Lawrence British National Party 1,151 2.79
Hewett, Andy Green 1,054 2.55
Adeleye, Edward Christian 443 1.08
Wresniwiro, Topo Eng Dem 339 0.82
Kasab, Onay TUSC 267 0.65
Alingham, Tammy Independent 65 0.16
Majority 10,153 votes
Electorate 65,489
Turnout (41,368) 63.17%

Registered interests

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: Lectures for National School of Government, Sunningdale Park, Larch Avenue, Ascot SL5 0QE. (Up to £5,000) Articles for Building journal. (Up to £5,000) Articles for the Municipal Journal. (Up to £5,000) Chair of the Fire Protection Association Council. (£5,001-£10,000)

Remunerated directorships: Hon Vice-Chairman (from June 2009), Construction Industry Council. The CIC is an umbrella body for professionals and consultants in the construction industry. Chairman, NHBC Foundation, a body which oversees the NHBC's research programme on matters of relevance to the housebuilding industry and the UK housebuilding market. Rockpools (non-executive); company specialising in executive recruitment and development. Hometrack (non-executive); an organisation providing valuation and related services in the housing market. Chairman, National Centre for Excellence in Housing (NCEiH) (not trading). President of the Constructionarium; project designed to give young construction professionals and students experience of the processes involved in building and civil engineering projects.

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