Oliver Colvile MP Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport, Conservative


Oliver Colvile

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

    Backbench Business; Northern Ireland Affairs.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Plymouth Sutton 2001 and 2005 general elections. Member for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Defence, mental health, pharmacy, social care, renewable energy, fishing.
  • Party groups

    Agent, Conservative Party 1981-93; Battersea Conservative Association: Vice and deputy chair 1997-99, Chair, Shaftesbury branch 1997-2000.
  • Countries of interest

    France, Malawi, South Africa, Zimbabwe.

Election record for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Conservative 34.18%
Lab/Co-op 31.57%
Liberal Democrat 24.6%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Colvile, Oliver Conservative 15,050 34.18
Gilroy, Linda Lab/Co-op 13,901 31.57
Evans, Judy Liberal Democrat 10,829 24.6
Leigh, Andrew UK Independence Party 2,854 6.49
Brown, Anthony Green 904 2.06
Gerrish, Brian Independent 233 0.53
Hawkins, Robert Socialist Labour Party 123 0.28
Majority 1,149 votes
Electorate 72,938
Turnout (44,033) 60.37%

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