Jim Fitzpatrick

Jim Fitzpatrick

Constituency

Poplar and Limehouse

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Fitzpatrick

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5085, 020 7219 6215
Fax: 020 7219 2776
jim.fitzpatrick.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

Trussler Hall, 78 Grundy Street, London, E14 6DR
Tel: 020 7536 0562
Fax: 020 7536 0572

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Poplar and Canning Town 1997-2010, for Poplar and Limehouse since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to Alan Milburn as Secretary of State for Health 1999-2001; Assistant Government Whip 2001-03; Government Whip (Vice-Chamberlain of HM Household) 2003-05; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Office of the Deputy Prime Minister 2005-06, Department of Trade and Industry (Employment Relations, Postal Services, London) 2006-07, Department for Transport (Minister for Aviation, Shipping and Road Safety) 2007-09; Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Minister for Food, Farming and the Environment) 2009-10; Shadow Minister for: Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2010, Transport 2010-

Party groups

Member: Labour Party -1977, Socialist Workers' Party 1978, Labour Party 1983-; Agent for Jo Richardson MP 1987; Member, London Labour Executive 1988-97; Chair: Barking Constituency Labour Party 1988-90, Greater London Labour Party 1991-97

Select committees

Member: Selection 2003-05

Political interests

Poverty, regeneration, racism, fire, animal welfare, transport

Countries of interest

Bangladesh

General Election 2010 - Poplar and Limehouse

Name Party Votes %
Fitzpatrick, Jim Lab 18679 39.4%
Archer, Tim Con 12649 26.68%
Galloway, George Respect 8160 17.22%
Fryer, Jonathan Lib Dem 5209 10.99%
Lochner, Wayne UKIP 565 1.2%
Osborne, Andrew Eng Dem 470 1%
Smith, Chris Green 449 0.95%
Mahmud, Kabir Ind 293 0.62%
Hoque, Mohammed Ind 167 0.36%
Thornton, Jim Ind 59 0.13%
Result Lab Hold (0.94% from Con to Lab)