John Leech MP Manchester Withington, Liberal Democrat


  • Tel 020 7219 1534

  • Fax 020 7219 0442

  • Email:

  • Website: John Leech website

  • Constituency address

    8 Gawsworth Avenue, East Didsbury, Manchester M20 5NF United Kingdom
  • Parliamentary address

    House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA United Kingdom
John Leech

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 Shadow Minister for Transport 2006-10.
  • House of Commons Select Committees

    Culture, Media and Sport.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Manchester Withington 2005-10, for Manchester Withington (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Housing, planning, transport.
  • Party groups

    General Election Spokesperson for Culture, Media and Sport 2015-.

Election record for Manchester Withington, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Liberal Democrat 44.57%
Lab/Co-op 40.47%
Conservative 11.1%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Leech, John Liberal Democrat 20,110 44.57
Powell, Lucy Lab/Co-op 18,260 40.47
Green, Chris Conservative 5,005 11.1
Candeland, Brian Green 798 1.77
Gutfreund-Walmsley, Bob UK Independence Party 608 1.35
Zalzala, Yasmin Independent 147 0.33
Farmer, Marcus Independent 57 0.13
Majority 1,850 votes
Electorate 74,371
Turnout (45,128) 60.68%

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