Ian Davidson MP Glasgow South West, Labour/Co-operative


  • Tel 020 7219 3610

  • Fax 020 7219 2238

  • Email:

  • Website: Ian Davidson website

  • Constituency address

    3 Kilmuir Drive, Glasgow G46 8BW United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
Ian Davidson

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:

  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Scottish Affairs; Liaison.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Glasgow Govan 1992-97, for Glasgow Pollok 1997-2005, for Glasgow South West since 5 May 2005 general election.
  • Political interests

    Local and regional government, international development, local economic development, defence, co-operative movement, trade and industry, trade unions, shipbuilding, Europe, poverty, Euro (against).
  • Party groups

    Member, Co-operative Party; Secretary: Tribune Group, Trade Union Group of Labour MPs 1998-2002; Chair, Co-operative Parliamentary Group 1998-99; Founder and Chair, Labour Against the Euro 2002-; Chair, Scottish Regional Group of Labour MPs 2003-04; Contested Scottish Laboour deputy leadership election 2011.
  • Countries of interest

    Africa, Europe, Commonwealth, USA, Japan, British Overseas Territories.

Election record for Glasgow South West, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Lab/Co-op 62.33%
Scottish National Party 16.29%
Liberal Democrat 9.01%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Davidson, Ian Lab/Co-op 19,863 62.33
Stephens, Chris Scottish National Party 5,192 16.29
Nelson, Isabel Liberal Democrat 2,870 9.01
Forrest, Maya Conservative 2,084 6.54
Sheridan, Tommy TUSC 931 2.92
Orr, David British National Party 841 2.64
Majority 14,671 votes
Electorate 58,191
Turnout (31,869) 54.77%

Registered interests

Land and Property: Half share of a house in Galashiels.

Overseas visits: 23-30 July 2008, to Cayman, accompanied by my wife to meet political, business and community leaders, to discuss matters of interest to Cayman and its relationship with Britain. The Government of the Cayman Islands paid the cost of one return business class flight and hotel accommodation for us both. (Registered 9 November 2008) 2-8 April 2009, to the Republic of Colombia for meetings on human rights, talks with government ministers and leaders of Colombian trade unions. All costs were borne by the campaigning organisation Justice for Colombia. (Registered 29 May 2009)

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