Andrew George MP St Ives, Liberal Democrat

Contact

  • Tel 020 7219 4588

  • Fax 020 7219 5572

  • Email:

  • Website: Andrew George website

  • Constituency address

    Trewella, 18 Mennaye Road, Penzance TR18 4NG United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Andrew George

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.

Biography

  • Born:

    2/12/1958
  • Positions

    Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for: Fisheries 1997-2005; Disabilities 1999-2001; PPS to Charles Kennedy as Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party 2001-02; Liberal Democrat Shadow: Minister for Food and Rural Affairs 2002-05, Secretary of State for International Development 2005-06.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Health.
  • Electoral history

    Contested St Ives 1992 general election. Member for St Ives 1997-2010, for St Ives (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    International development, Cornwall, economic development, housing, fishing industry, agriculture, social exclusion, devolution, small nations, anti-racism, domestic violence, immigration, environment, gypsy, Romany, travellers, minority groups, health services and health professions, global TB.
  • Countries of interest

    All small nations, Africa, Canada, Greece, Sri Lanka, Yemen.

Election record for St Ives, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 42.66%
Conservative 38.93%
Labour 8.16%
Name Party Votes % of votes
George, Andrew Liberal Democrat 19,619 42.66
Thomas, Derek Conservative 17,900 38.93
Latimer, Philippa Labour 3,751 8.16
Faulkner, Michael UK Independence Party 2,560 5.57
Andrewes, Tim Green 1,308 2.85
Rogers, Jonathan Corn Dem 396 0.87
Reed, Simon Mebyon Kernow 387 0.85
Majority 1,719 votes
Electorate 64,574
Turnout (45,991) 71.22%

Registered interests

Overseas visits: 14-20 February 2009, to Malawi, with the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Global TB, for visits to HIV/TB programmes and meetings with local health workers. The cost of travel, accommodation and meals were covered by Results UK, a UK based development charity. (Registered 10 March 2009)

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