Diane Abbott MP Hackney North and Stoke Newington, Labour

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Diane Abbott

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:

    27/9/1953
  • Positions

    Shadow Minister for Public Health 2010-13.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Hackney North and Stoke Newington 1987-2010, for Hackney North and Stoke Newington (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election (First black female MP).
  • Political interests

    Small businesses, education.
  • Party groups

    Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee 1994-97; Contested Labour leadership 2010.
  • Countries of interest

    Africa, Jamaica.

Election record for Hackney North and Stoke Newington, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 54.59%
Liberal Democrat 23.7%
Conservative 14.44%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Abbott, Diane Labour 25,553 54.59
Angus, Keith Liberal Democrat 11,092 23.7
Caplan, Darren Conservative 6,759 14.44
Sellwood, Matt Green 2,133 4.56
Hargreaves, Maxine Christian 299 0.64
Moore, Suzanne Independent 258 0.56
Knapp, Knigel Loony 182 0.39
Shaer, Paul Independent 96 0.21
Williams, Alessandra Independent 61 0.14
Pope-de-Locksley, Jack Magna Carta 28 0.06
Majority 14,461 votes
Electorate 73,906
Turnout (46,811) 63.34%

Registered interests

Registrable shareholdings: Smithville Associates; training consultancy.

Remunerated employment, office, profession etc: May 2008, fees as a presenter on BBC One's 'This Week' programme, ongoing. (Actual £2,457). (Registered 25 June 2008) October 2008, fees for three Arcadia Lectures for the School of Oriental and Asian Studies, London. (Actual £900) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 November 2008) October 2008, fees as a presenter on BBC One's 'This Week' programme, ongoing. (Actual £5,733) (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 4 November 2008) October 2008, fees for articles for Sugar Media. (Actual £800) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 November 2008) October 2008, fees for articles in the Guardian and the Observer, ongoing. (Actual £1,510) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 November 2008) November 2008, fees as a presenter on BBC One's 'This Week' programme, ongoing. (Actual £4,457) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 12 January 2009) December 2008, fees as a presenter on BBC One's 'This Week' programme, ongoing. (Actual £4,095) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 12 January 2009) January 2009, fees as a presenter for BBC One's 'This Week' programme, ongoing. (Actual £2,517) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 16 February 2009) February 2009, fees as a presenter for BBC One's 'This Week' programme, ongoing. (Actual £3,356) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 23 March 2009) March 2009, fees for articles in the Guardian and the Observer, ongoing. (Actual £1,250) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 24 March 2009)

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