Rt Hon John Denham

John Denham

Constituency

Southampton Itchen

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Denham

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4515
denhamj@parliament.uk

Constituency

20-22 Southampton Street, Southampton, SO15 2ED
Tel: 023 8033 9807
Fax: 023 8033 9907
john@johndenham.org.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Southampton Itchen 1983 and 1987 general elections. Member for Southampton Itchen 1992-2010, for Southampton Itchen (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Opposition Spokesperson for Social Security 1995-97; Department of Social Security: Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State 1997-98, Minister of State 1998-99; Minister of State: Department of Health 1999-2001, Home Office 2001-03; Secretary of State for: Innovation, Universities and Skills 2007-09, Communities and Local Government 2009-10; Shadow Secretary of State for: Communities and Local Government 2010, Business, Innovation and Skills 2010-11; PPS to Ed Miliband as Leader of the Opposition 2011-

Select committees

Chair: Home Affairs 2003-07; Member: Liaison 2003-07, Liaison (Liaison Sub-Committee) 2003-07

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Hampshire County Council 1981-89; Southampton City Council: Councillor 1989-92, Chair, Housing Committee 1990-92; Vice-President, Local Government Association 2010-11

General Election 2010 - Southampton Itchen

Name Party Votes %
Denham, John Lab 16326 36.68%
Smith, Royston Con 16134 36.25%
Goodall, David Lib Dem 9256 20.8%
Kebbell, Alan UKIP 1928 4.34%
Spottiswoode, John Green 600 1.35%
Cutter, Tim TUSC 168 0.38%
Result Lab Hold (10.29% from Lab to Con)