Nick Harvey MP North Devon, Liberal Democrat


  • Tel 020 7219 6232

  • Fax 020 7219 2683

  • Website: Nick Harvey website

  • Constituency address

    The Castle Centre, Barnstaple EX31 1DR United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Nick Harvey

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

    Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for: Transport 1992-94, Trade and Industry 1994-97, Constitution (English Regions) 1997-99, Health 1999-2001, Culture, Media and Sport 2001-03; Member, House of Commons Commission 2005-10; Liberal Democrat Shadow Secretary of State for Defence 2006-10; Member Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority 2009-10; Minister of State for the Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence 2010-12.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Standards; Privileges.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Enfield Southgate (Liberal/Alliance) 1987 general election. Member for North Devon 1992-2010, for North Devon (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Economics, European Union, defence, foreign policy.
  • Party groups

    National vice-chair, Union of Liberal Students 1981-82; Chair: Candidates Committee 1993-98, Campaigns and Communications 1994-99; General Election Spokesperson for Defence 2015-.
  • International bodies

    UK member: Council of Europe 2005-07, Western European Union 2005-07.

Election record for North Devon, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 47.29%
Conservative 35.96%
UK Independence Party 7.24%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Harvey, Nick Liberal Democrat 24,305 47.29
Milton, Philip Conservative 18,484 35.96
Crowther, Stephen UK Independence Party 3,720 7.24
Cann, Mark Labour 2,671 5.2
Knight, L'Anne Green 697 1.36
Marshall, Gary British National Party 614 1.2
Cann, Rodney Independent 588 1.15
Vidler, Nigel Eng Dem 146 0.29
Sables, Gerrard Comm GB 96 0.19
Majority 5,821 votes
Electorate 74,508
Turnout (51,403) 68.99%

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