Ian Murray MP Edinburgh South, Labour, Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland


Ian Murray

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 Ivan Lewis as Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2010-11; Shadow Minister for: Business, Innovation and Skills 2011-13, Trade and Investment 2013-15; Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland 2015-.
  • Electoral history

    Member for Edinburgh South since 6 May 2010 general election.
  • Political interests

    Education, services for disabled people, social justice, equal opportunities, environment, conservation, business.
  • Party groups

    Member: Labour Party, Co-operative Party; Campaign manager, Edinburgh Pentlands, 2001 general election.
  • Countries of interest

    South America, Middle East, Nepal, USA.

Election record for Edinburgh South, 05 Jun 2010

Party Percentage of votes
Labour 34.67%
Liberal Democrat 33.95%
Conservative 21.54%
Name Party Votes % of votes
Murray, Ian Labour 15,215 34.67
Mackintosh, Fred Liberal Democrat 14,899 33.95
Hudson, Neil Conservative 9,452 21.54
Howat, Sandy Scottish National Party 3,354 7.64
Burgess, Steve Green 881 2.01
Majority 316 votes
Electorate 59,362
Turnout (43,879) 73.92%

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