Stuart Bell

Stuart Bell

Constituency

Middlesbrough

Party

Labour

Address as

Sir Stuart

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 3577
Fax: 020 7219 4873
stuart.bell.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

No constituency office
Tel: 01642 851252
Fax: 01642 856170
contact@stuartbellmp.org

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Hexham 1979 general election. Member for Middlesbrough 1983-2010, for Middlesborough (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to Roy Hattersley as Deputy Leader of Opposition 1983-84; Opposition Frontbench Spokesperson for: Northern Ireland 1984-87, Trade and Industry 1992-97; Second Church Estates Commissioner 1997-2010; Member: House of Commons Commission 2000-10, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority 2009-10

Party groups

Member: Fabian Society, Society of Labour Lawyers

Select committees

Member: Ecclesiastical Committee 1997-, Liaison 2000-01; Chair: Finance and Services 2000-05; Member: Liaison 2002-10, Finance and Services 2005-08; Chair: Finance and Services 2008-10

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Newcastle City Council 1980-83

International bodies

Founder member, British Irish Inter-Parliamentary Body 1990; Vice-chair, British Group, Inter-Parliamentary Union 1992-95

Political interests

Economic policy

Countries of interest

European Union

General Election 2010 - Middlesbrough

Name Party Votes %
Bell, Stuart Lab 15351 45.81%
Foote-Wood, Chris Lib Dem 6662 19.88%
Walsh, John Con 6283 18.75%
McTigue, Joan Ind 1969 5.88%
Ferguson, Michael BNP 1954 5.83%
Parker, Robert UKIP 1236 3.69%
Result Lab Hold (6.47% from Lab to Lib Dem)