Mark Lazarowicz MP Edinburgh North and Leith, Labour/Co-operative


Mark Lazarowicz

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 David Cairns as Minister of State, Scotland Office 2007-08; Prime Minister's Special Representative on Carbon Trading 2008-10; Shadow Minister for International Development 2010-11.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Environmental Audit.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Edinburgh Pentlands 1987 and 1992 general elections. Member for Edinburgh North and Leith 2001-05, for Edinburgh North and Leith (revised boundary) since 5 May 2005 general election.
  • Political interests

    Environment, transport, consumer issues, co-operative issues, constitution, finance, economy, small businesses, international development.
  • Party groups

    Member, Co-operative Party; Chair, Scottish Labour Party 1989-90; Member: Socialist Environment and Resources Association (SERA), SERA Parliamentary Group; Chair, Co-operative Party Parliamentary Group 2008-09.

Election record for Edinburgh North and Leith, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Lab/Co-op 37.4%
Liberal Democrat 33.76%
Conservative 14.92%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Lazarowicz, Mark Lab/Co-op 17,740 37.4
Lang, Kevin Liberal Democrat 16,016 33.76
McGill, Iain Conservative 7,079 14.92
Cashley, Calum Scottish National Party 4,568 9.63
Joester, Kate Green 1,062 2.24
Hein, John Liberal Party 389 0.82
Black, Willie TUSC 233 0.49
Jacobsen, David Socialist Labour Party 141 0.3
Macintyre, Cameron Independent 128 0.27
Majority 1,724 votes
Electorate 69,207
Turnout (47,435) 68.54%

Registered interests

Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests: Member, Faculty of Advocates (non-practising).

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