Caroline Flint MP Don Valley, Labour, Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change


Caroline Flint

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

    Joint PPS to Ministers of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 1999-2001; PPS: to Peter Hain as Minister of State: Department of Trade and Industry 2001, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2001-02, to John Reid: as Minister without Portfolio and Party Chair 2002-03, as Leader of the House of Commons and President of the Council 2003; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (PUSS), Home Office 2003-05; Department of Health 2005-07: PUSS (Public Health) 2005-06, Minister of State (MoS) (Public Health) 2006-07; MoS, Department for Work and Pensions (Minister for Employment and Welfare Reform) 2007-08; Minister for Yorkshire and the Humber 2007-08; Minister for Housing and Planning (attending Cabinet), Department for Communities and Local Government 2008; MoS, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Europe) 2008-09; Shadow Secretary of State for: Communities and Local Government 2010-11, Energy and Climate Change 2011-.
  • Electoral history

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

    Employment, childcare, welfare to work, crime, education, housing.
  • Party groups

    National Women's Officer, Labour Students 1983-85; Executive Member, Labour Co-ordinating Committee 1984-85; Chair, Brentford and Isleworth Constituency Labour Party 1991-95; Facilitator, Labour National Policy Forums 1994-97; Associate Editor, Renewal 1995-2000; Labour Party adviser to Police Federation of England and Wales 1999; Member, Trade Union Group of Labour MPs; Labour Friends of Israel; Friends of Labour Students; Labour Women's Network; Member, Economy – Living Standards and Sustainability Policy Commission.
  • International bodies

    Member: Inter-Parliamentary Union 1997-, British American Parliamentary Group 1997-.

Election record for Don Valley, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 37.82%
Conservative 29.57%
Liberal Democrat 17.04%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Flint, Caroline Labour 16,472 37.82
Stephens, Matt Conservative 12,877 29.57
Simpson, Edwin Liberal Democrat 7,422 17.04
Toseland, Erwin British National Party 2,112 4.85
Shaw, William UK Independence Party 1,904 4.38
Aston, Bernie Eng Dem 1,756 4.04
Williams, Martin Independent 887 2.04
Majority 3,595 votes
Electorate 72,597
Turnout (43,559) 60%

Registered interests

Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK): 18 February 2009, I attended the Brit Awards 2009 accompanied by my husband, as guests of BPI (formerly the British Phonographic Industry). (Registered 23 February 2009)

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