Andrew George

Andrew George


St Ives


Liberal Democrat

Address as

Mr George

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4588
Fax: 020 7219 5572


Trewella, 18 Mennaye Road, Penzance, TR18 4NG
Tel: 01736 360020
Fax: 01736 332866


Electoral history

Contested St Ives 1992 general election. Member for St Ives 1997-2010, for St Ives (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for: Fisheries 1997-2005; Disabilities 1999-2001; PPS to Charles Kennedy as Leader of the Liberal Democrat Party 2001-02; Liberal Democrat Shadow: Minister for Food and Rural Affairs 2002-05, Secretary of State for International Development 2005-06

Select committees

Member: Agriculture 1997-2000, Communities and Local Government 2007-10, Health 2010-

Political interests

International development, Cornwall, economic development, housing, fishing industry, agriculture, social exclusion, devolution, small nations, racism, domestic violence, immigration, environment, minority groups, health services and health professions, global TB

Countries of interest

All small nations, Africa, Canada, Greece, Sri Lanka, Yemen

General Election 2010 - St Ives

Name Party Votes %
George, Andrew Lib Dem 19619 42.66%
Thomas, Derek Con 17900 38.93%
Latimer, Philippa Lab 3751 8.16%
Faulkner, Michael UKIP 2560 5.57%
Andrewes, Tim Green 1308 2.85%
Rogers, Jonathan Corn Dem 396 0.87%
Reed, Simon Mebyon Kernow 387 0.85%
Result Lib Dem Hold (10.39% from Lib Dem to Con)