Jon Ashworth MP Leicester South, Labour/Co-operative, Shadow Minister for Cabinet Office


Jon Ashworth

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 Whip 2011-13; Shadow Minister for Cabinet Office 2013-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Leicester South since 6 May 2011 by-election.
  • Political interests

    Economy, social security, employment, foreign affairs, international development.
  • Party groups

    Labour Party: Political research officer 2001, Economics and welfare policy officer 2002-04, Member, Labour Party NEC 2013-; Member, Co-operative Party; Campaign Deputy, General Election Strategy 2014-.
  • Countries of interest

    Australia, Bangladesh, India, Italy, Middle East, Pakistan, Somalia, USA.

Election record for Leicester South, 05 May 2011

Party Percentage of votes
Lab/Co-op 56.97%
Liberal Democrat 22.17%
Conservative 14.89%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Ashworth, Jon Lab/Co-op 19,771 56.97
Haq, Zuffar Liberal Democrat 7,693 22.17
Hunt, Jane Conservative 5,169 14.89
Pandya, Abhijit UK Independence Party 994 2.86
Hope, Alan “Howling Laud” Loony 553 1.59
Majority 12,078 votes
Electorate 77,880
Turnout (34,707) 44.56%

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