Margaret Curran MSP Glasgow Baillieston, Labour


  • Tel 0131-348 5892

  • Email:

  • Constituency address

    Westwood Business Centre, 69 Aberdalgie Road, Glasgow G34 9HJ United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh EH99 1SP United Kingdom
Margaret Curran

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

    Scottish Labour: Deputy Whip 1999-2000; Deputy Minister for Social Justice 2000-02; Minister for: Social Justice 2002-03, Communities 2003-04, Parliamentary Business 2004-07; Shadow Cabinet Secretary: for Justice 2007, for Health and Wellbeing 2007-08, without Portfolio with special responsibility for Policy Development 2008-09.
  • Electoral history

    MSP for Glasgow Baillieston constituency since 6 May 1999.
  • Political interests

    Social inclusion, community empowerment, women's issues, local and national poverty, employment, pensions and welfare.
  • Party groups

    Former chair, Scottish Organisation of Labour Students; Election agent to Mohammad Sarwar 1997 general election; Member, Scottish Labour Women's Caucus.
  • Countries of interest

    Ireland, Scotland, USA.

Election record for Glasgow Baillieston, 05 Mar 2007

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 52.92%
Scottish National Party 30.15%
Conservative 7.39%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Curran, Margaret Labour 9,141 52.92
McNeill, Lachie Scottish National Party 5,207 30.15
Sullivan, Richard Conservative 1,276 7.39
Jackson, David Liberal Democrat 1,060 6.14
Hargreaves, George SCP 588 3.4
Majority 3,934 votes
Electorate 44,367
Turnout (17,272) 38%

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