Frank Dobson MP Holborn and St Pancras, Labour


  • Tel 020 7219 5840

  • Fax 020 7219 6956

  • Email:

  • Website: Frank Dobson website

  • Constituency address

    No constituency office
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Frank Dobson

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

    Opposition Spokesperson for Education 1981-83; Shadow Health Minister 1983-87; Shadow Leader, House of Commons and Campaigns Co-ordinator 1987-89; Shadow Secretary of State for: Energy 1989-92, Employment 1992-93, Transport 1993-94; Shadow Minister for London 1993-97; Shadow Secretary of State for Environment 1994-97; Secretary of State for Health 1997-99.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Holborn and St Pancras 1979-2010, for Holborn and St Pancras (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Central London, transport, energy, redistribution of wealth, government reform.
  • Countries of interest

    Bangladesh, Canada, South Africa.
  • International bodies

    Chair, Network South Africa 2004.

Election record for Holborn and St Pancras, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 45.86%
Liberal Democrat 27.77%
Conservative 20.27%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Dobson, Frank Labour 25,198 45.86
Shaw, Jo Liberal Democrat 15,256 27.77
Lee, George Conservative 11,134 20.27
Bennett, Natalie Green 1,480 2.7
Carlyle, Robert British National Party 779 1.42
Spencer, Max UK Independence Party 587 1.07
Chapman, John Independent 96 0.18
Susperregi, Mikel Eng Dem 75 0.14
Meek, Iain Independent 44 0.09
Majority 9,942 votes
Electorate 85,437
Turnout (54,951) 64.32%

Registered interests

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: Fees from The Independent. (Up to £5,000) Fee from Associated Newspapers for articles in Mail on Sunday. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 29 July 2008) Fees from GMTV. (Up to £5,000) Fees from The Guardian. (Up to £5,000)

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