Ian Davidson

Ian Davidson


Glasgow South West



Address as

Mr Davidson

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 2006
Fax: 020 7219 2238


3 Kilmuir Drive, Glasgow, G46 8BW
Tel: 0141-621 2216
Fax: 0141-621 4217


Electoral history

Member for Glasgow Govan 1992-97, for Glasgow Pollok 1997-2005, for Glasgow South West since 5 May 2005 general election

Party groups

Member, Co-operative Party; Secretary: Tribune Group, Trade Union Group of Labour MPs 1998-2002; Chair, Co-operative Parliamentary Group 1998-99; Founder and Chair, Labour Against the Euro 2002-; Chair, Scottish Regional Group of Labour MPs 2003-04; Contested Scottish Laboour deputy leadership election 2011

Select committees

Member: Selection 1997-99, Public Accounts 1997-2010; Scottish Affairs: Member 2005-10, Chair 2010-; Member: Liaison 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Strathclyde Regional Council: Councillor 1978-92, Chair, Education Committee 1986-92

Political interests

Local and regional government, international development, local economic development, defence, co-operative movement, trade and industry, trade unions, shipbuilding, Europe, poverty, euro (against)

Countries of interest

Africa, Europe, Commonwealth, USA, Japan, British Overseas Territories

General Election 2010 - Glasgow South West

Name Party Votes %
Davidson, Ian Lab/Co-op 19863 62.33%
Stephens, Chris SNP 5192 16.29%
Nelson, Isabel Lib Dem 2870 9.01%
Forrest, Maya Con 2084 6.54%
Sheridan, Tommy TUSC 931 2.92%
Orr, David BNP 841 2.64%
Result Lab/Co-op Hold (0.63% from SNP to Lab/Co-op)