Rt Hon David Hanson

David Hanson

Constituency

Delyn

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Hanson

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5064
Fax: 020 7219 2671
david.hanson.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

64 Chester Street, Flint, CH6 5DH
Tel: 01352 763159
Fax: 01352 730140
robbinsh@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Eddisbury 1983 and Delyn 1987 general elections. Member for Delyn since 9 April 1992 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to Alastair Darling as Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1997-98; Assistant Government Whip 1998-99; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Wales Office 1999-2001; PPS to Tony Blair as Prime Minister 2001-05; Minister of State: Northern Ireland Office 2005-07, Ministry of Justice 2007-09, Home Office 2009-10; Shadow Exchequer Secretary 2010-11; Shadow Minister for Policing 2011-

Party groups

Member, Leadership Campaign Team 1994-97

Select committees

Member: Welsh Affairs 1992-95

Councils, public bodies

Vale Royal Borough Council: Councillor 1983-91, Labour Leader, Council Leader 1989-91; Councillor, Northwich Town Council 1987-91

Political interests

Foreign affairs, heritage, local and regional government, solvent abuse

Countries of interest

South Africa, Cyprus

General Election 2010 - Delyn

Name Party Votes %
Hanson, David Lab 15083 40.72%
Sandbach, Antoinette Con 12811 34.59%
Brereton, Bill Lib Dem 5747 15.52%
Ryder, Peter PlC 1844 4.98%
Matthys, Jennifer BNP 844 2.28%
Haigh, Andrew UKIP 655 1.77%
Result Lab Hold (6.69% from Lab to Con)