Sylvia Hermon

Sylvia Hermon

Constituency

North Down

Party

Independent

Address as

Lady Hermon

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8491
Fax: 020 7219 1969
hermons@parliament.uk

Constituency

17a Hamilton Road, Bangor, BT20 4LF
Tel: 028 9127 5858
Fax: 028 9127 5747
jamisons@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Member for North Down since 7 June 2001 general election (UUP 2001 to March 2010, Independent since March 2010)

Parliamentary career

UUP Spokesperson for: Home Affairs 2001-05, Trade and Industry 2001-02, Youth and Women's Issues 2001-05, Culture, Media and Sport 2002-05

Party groups

Author and committee member addressing Patten Report, also of Criminal Justice Review 2000; Ulster Unionist Executive 1999; Constituency chair North Down Unionist Constituency Association 2001-03; Resigned from the UUP March 2010, now sits as an Independent

Select committees

Member: Northern Ireland Affairs 2005-

Political interests

Policing, human rights, European affairs, health, education

Countries of interest

India, Republic of Ireland, Russia

General Election 2010 - North Down

Name Party Votes %
Hermon, Sylvia Ind 21181 63.15%
Parsley, Ian UCUNF 6817 20.32%
Farry, Stephen All 1876 5.59%
Kilpatrick, Kaye TUV 1634 4.87%
Agnew, Steven Green 1043 3.11%
Logan, Liam SDLP 680 2.03%
Parker, Vincent Sinn Féin 250 0.75%
Result Ind Gain (21.09% from UCUNF to Ind)