Nick Harvey

Nick Harvey

Constituency

North Devon

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Mr Harvey

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6232
Fax: 020 7219 2683
pagep@parliament.uk

Constituency

The Castle Centre, Barnstaple, EX31 1DR
Tel: 01271 328631
Fax: 01271 345664
mail@nickharveymp.com

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Enfield Southgate (Liberal/Alliance) 1987 general election. Member for North Devon 1992-2010, for North Devon (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for: Transport 1992-94, Trade and Industry 1994-97, Constitution (English Regions) 1997-99; Principal Spokesperson for: Health 1999-2001, Culture, Media and Sport 2001-03; Member and Spokesperson House of Commons Commission 2005-10; Liberal Democrat Shadow Secretary of State for Defence 2006-10; Member Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority 2009-10; Minister of State for the Armed Forces 2010-

Party groups

National vice-chair, Union of Liberal Students 1981-82; Chair: Candidates Committee 1993-98, Campaigns and Communications 1994-99

Select committees

Member: Trade and Industry 1994-95, European Scrutiny 2004-05, Home Affairs 2005-06, Standards and Privileges 2005-10

International bodies

UK member: Council of Europe 2005-07, Western European Union 2005-07

Political interests

Economics, European Union, defence, foreign policy

General Election 2010 - North Devon

Name Party Votes %
Harvey, Nick Lib Dem 24305 47.29%
Milton, Philip Con 18484 35.96%
Crowther, Stephen UKIP 3720 7.24%
Cann, Mark Lab 2671 5.2%
Knight, L'Anne Green 697 1.36%
Marshall, Gary BNP 614 1.2%
Cann, Rodney Ind 588 1.15%
Vidler, Nigel Eng Dem 146 0.29%
Sables, Gerrard Comm GB 96 0.19%
Result Lib Dem Hold (0.31% from Con to Lib Dem)