Mary Creagh

Mary Creagh





Address as

Ms Creagh

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6984/020 7219 8766
Fax: 020 7219 4257


20-22 Cheapside, Wakefield, WF1 2TF
Tel: 01924 386124
Fax: 01924 299723


Electoral history

Member for Wakefield 2005-10, for Wakefield (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS: to Ministers of State, Department of Health: Andy Burnham 2006-07, Lord Warner 2006, to Andy Burnham: as Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2007-08, as Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2008-09; Assistant Government Whip 2009-10; Shadow Minister for Public Health 2010; Opposition Whip 2010; Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2010-

Party groups

Member, Co-operative Party 1995-

Select committees

Member: Joint Committee on Human Rights 2005-07, Finance and Services 2007-10, Yorkshire and the Humber 2009

Councils, public bodies

London Borough of Islington: Councillor 1998-2005, Leader, Labour group 2000-04

Political interests

Europe, employment, social policy, disability issues, Irish community, human rights, children's issues, environment

Countries of interest

Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Sudan

General Election 2010 - Wakefield

Name Party Votes %
Creagh, Mary Lab 17454 39.19%
Story, Alex Con 15841 35.57%
Smith, David Lib Dem 7256 16.3%
Senior, Ian BNP 2581 5.8%
Hawkins, Miriam Green 873 1.97%
Harrop, Mark Ind 439 0.99%
Result Lab Hold (6.94% from Lab to Con)