Kevin Brennan

Kevin Brennan

Constituency

Cardiff West

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Brennan

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8156
brennank@parliament.uk

Constituency

c/o Transport House, 1 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9SD
Tel: 029 2022 3207
Fax: 029 2023 0422
simmonse@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Cardiff West 2001-10, for Cardiff West (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to Alan Milburn as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 2004-05; Assistant Government Whip 2005-06; Government Whip 2006-07; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Children, Schools and Families 2007-08; Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office 2008-09; Minister of State (Further Education, Skills, Apprenticeships and Consumer Affairs), Departments for Business, Innovation and Skills and Children, Schools and Families 2009-10; Shadow Minister for: Business, Innovation and Skills 2010, Education 2010-

Party groups

Member, Bevan Foundation; Chair, Cardiff West Constituency Labour Party 1998-2000; Member, Labour Campaign Electoral Reform

Select committees

Member: Public Administration 2001-05, 2010-11

Councils, public bodies

Councillor Cardiff City Council: Chair: Finance Committee 1993-96, Economic Scrutiny Committee 1999-2001

Political interests

Economy, constitutional affairs, creative industries

Countries of interest

Ireland, USA

General Election 2010 - Cardiff West

Name Party Votes %
Brennan, Kevin Lab 16894 41.17%
Jones-Evans, Angela Con 12143 29.59%
Hitchinson, Rachael Lib Dem 7186 17.51%
Islam, Mohammed-Sarul PlC 2868 6.99%
Henessey, Mike UKIP 1117 2.73%
Griffiths, Jake Green 750 1.83%
Result Lab Hold (5.33% from Lab to Con)