Shona Robison MSP Dundee City East, Scottish National Party, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport


Shona Robison

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 National Party: Shadow Deputy Minister for Health and Community Care 2001-03, Shadow Minister for: Health and Social Justice 2003-04, Health and Community Care 2004-07; Minister for: Public Health 2007-09, Public Health and Sport 2009-11, Commonwealth Games and Sport 2011-14; Cabinet Secretary for: Commonwealth Games, Sport, Equalities and Pensioners' Rights 2014, Health and Sport 2014-, Wellbeing 2014-16.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Dundee East constituency 1999 Scottish Parliament election. MSP for North East Scotland region 1999-2003, for Dundee East constituency 2003-11, and for Dundee City East constituency since 5 May 2011.
  • Political interests

    Employment, equality, public health, trade unions.
  • Party groups

    Parliamentary group secretary, Scottish National Party 1999-2002.
  • All party groups (office-holding)

    Vice-convener: Loss of Consultant Led Services in Scotland – Solutions Group 2006-07, Young People in Scotland not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET) Group 2006-07.
  • Countries of interest

    Austria, Finland, Ireland, Norway.

Election record for Dundee City East, 05 May 2016

Party Percentage of votes
Scottish National Party 57.83%
Lab/Co-op 19.66%
Conservative 17.41%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Robison, Shona Scottish National Party 16,509 57.83
McCready, Richard Lab/Co-op 5,611 19.66
Bowman, Bill Conservative 4,969 17.41
Duncan, Craig Liberal Democrat 911 3.19
Ganley, Leah TUSC 437 1.53
Majority 10,898 votes
Electorate 55,261
Turnout (28,545) 51.65%

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