Kerry McCarthy MP Bristol East, Labour, Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Office


Kerry McCarthy

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

    PPS to: Rosie Winterton as Minister of State, Department of Health 2007, Douglas Alexander as Secretary of State for International Development 2007-09; Assistant Government Whip 2009-10; Shadow Minister for Work and Pensions 2010; Opposition Whip 2010; Shadow Economic Secretary 2010-11; Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2011-.
  • Electoral history

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

    Environment, food policy, poverty, foreign affairs.
  • Party groups

    Chair, Luton North Constituency Labour Party 1994-96; Secretary, Luton North CLP 1996-99; National Policy Forum 1998-2005; Economic Policy Commission 1998-2005.
  • Countries of interest

    Latin America, Asia, Jordan, Russia, Somaliland/Somalia.

Election record for Bristol East, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 36.52%
Conservative 28.27%
Liberal Democrat 24.38%
Name Party Votes % of votes
McCarthy, Kerry Labour 16,471 36.52
Shafi, Adeela Conservative 12,749 28.27
Popham, Michael Liberal Democrat 10,993 24.38
Jenkins, Brian British National Party 1,960 4.35
Collins, Philip UK Independence Party 1,510 3.35
Vowles, Glenn Green 803 1.79
Wright, Stephen Eng Dem 347 0.77
Lynch, Rachel TUSC 184 0.41
Majority 3,722 votes
Electorate 69,448
Turnout (45,107) 64.95%

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