Mark Durkan

Mark Durkan

Constituency

Foyle

Party

Social Democratic and Labour Party

Address as

Mr Durkan

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5096
Fax: 020 7219 2694
mark.durkan.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

23 Bishop Street, Derry, BT48 6PR
Tel: 028 7136 0700
Fax: 028 7136 0808
m.durkan@sdlp.ie

Biography

Electoral history

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

Parliamentary career

SDLP Spokesperson for: Finance -2010, International Development, Foreign Affairs, Home Affairs and Justice, Treasury 2010-, Work and Pensions 2010-

Party groups

Chair, SDLP 1990-95; Member: SDLP Talks Team: Brooke/Mayhew Talks 1991-92, Castle Buildings Talks 1996-98; Leader, SDLP 2001-10

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Derry City Council 1993-2000; Member: Northern Ireland Housing Council 1993-95, Western Health and Social Services Council 1993-2000

Political interests

Justice and human rights, international development, healthcare, children's rights

Countries of interest

Malawi

General Election 2010 - Foyle

Name Party Votes %
Durkan, Mark SDLP 16922 44.32%
Anderson, Martina Sinn Féin 12098 31.68%
Devenney, Maurice DUP 4489 11.76%
McCann, Eamonn PBPA 2936 7.69%
Harding, David UCUNF 1221 3.2%
McGrellis, Keith All 223 0.59%
Result SDLP Hold (0.22% from SDLP to Sinn Féin)