Rt Hon Paul Goggins

Paul Goggins


Wythenshawe and Sale East



Address as

Mr Goggins

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5865
Fax: 020 7219 1268


2/19 Alderman Downward House, Wythenshawe, Manchester, M22 5RF
Tel: 0161-499 7900
Fax: 0161-499 7911


Electoral history

Member for Wythenshawe and Sale East since 1 May 1997 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS: to John Denham as Minister of State: Department of Social Security 1998-99, Department of Health 1999-2000; to David Blunkett: as Secretary of State for Education and Employment 2000-01, as Home Secretary 2001-03; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Home Office 2003-06, Northern Ireland Office (NIO) 2006-07; Minister of State, NIO 2007-10; Shadow Minister for: Cabinet Office 2010, Northern Ireland 2010; Member Intelligence and Security Committee 2010-

Select committees

Member: Social Security 1997-98, Joint Committee on the Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills 2011

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Salford City Council 1990-98

Political interests

Poverty, unemployment, housing, transport, global poverty, democratic renewal, community regeneration

General Election 2010 - Wythenshawe and Sale East

Name Party Votes %
Goggins, Paul Lab 17987 43.99%
Clowes, Janet Con 10412 25.47%
Eakins, Martin Lib Dem 9107 22.27%
Todd, Bernard BNP 1572 3.84%
Cassidy, Christopher UKIP 1405 3.44%
Worthington, Lynn TUSC 268 0.66%
Result Lab Hold (5.68% from Lab to Con)