Lord Darling of Roulanish Labour


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  • Parliamentary address

    House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW United Kingdom
Alistair Darling

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:

    28/11/1953 Alistair Darling
  • Positions

    Opposition Spokesperson for: Home Affairs 1988-92, Treasury, Economic Affairs and the City 1992-96; Sponsored Solicitors (Scotland) Act 1988 (Private Member's Bill); Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1996-97; Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1997-98; Secretary of State for: Social Security/Work and Pensions 1998-2002, Transport 2002-06, Scotland 2003-06, Trade and Industry 2006-07; Chancellor of the Exchequer 2007-10; Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer 2010.
  • Electoral history

    MP (Labour) for Edinburgh Central 1987-2005, for Edinburgh South West 2005-15.
  • Political interests

    Transport, education, health, economic policy, constitution.
  • Party groups

    Member, Labour Party's Economic Commission 1994-97.
  • International bodies

    Governor, European Investment Bank 2007-10.

Registered interests

Land and Property: My wife and I own a small flat in London which is presently let.

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: Non-practising member of the Faculty of Advocates in Edinburgh.

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