Martin Horwood MP Cheltenham, Liberal Democrat


Martin Horwood

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

    Liberal Democrat: Spokesman on the Charities Bill 2005-06, Shadow Minister for Environment 2006-10.
  • Electoral history

    Contested Oxford East 1992 and Cities of London and Westminster 2001 general elections. Member for Cheltenham 2005-10, for Cheltenham (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Sustainable development, environment, international affairs, mutual/social ownership, tribal peoples, NHS.
  • Party groups

    President, Oxford Student Liberal Society 1983; Chair: Union of Liberal Students 1984-85, Liberal Information Network (LINk) 1987-90; Vice-President, Green Liberal Democrats 2007-; General Election Spokesperson for International Development 2015-.
  • Countries of interest

    India, Tibet.

Election record for Cheltenham, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 50.42%
Conservative 41.11%
Labour 5.12%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Horwood, Martin Liberal Democrat 26,659 50.42
Coote, Mark Conservative 21,739 41.11
Green, James Labour 2,703 5.12
Bowman, Peter UK Independence Party 1,192 2.26
Hanks, Dancing Ken Loony 493 0.94
Majority 4,920 votes
Electorate 78,998
Turnout (52,883) 66.94%

Registered interests

Land and Property: 50 per cent interest in a house in Cheltenham.

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