Kate Hoey

Kate Hoey

Constituency

Vauxhall

Party

Labour

Address as

Miss Hoey

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5989
Fax: 020 7219 5985
hoeyk@parliament.uk

Constituency

No constituency office

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Dulwich 1983 and 1987 general elections. Member for Vauxhall 15 June 1989 by-election to 2010, for Vauxhall (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010

Parliamentary career

Opposition Spokesperson for Citizen's Charter and Women 1992-93; PPS to Frank Field as Minister of State, Department of Social Security 1997-98; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Home Office (Metropolitan Police, European Union, Judicial Co-operation) 1998-99, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (Minister for Sport) 1999-2001

Select committees

Member: Broadcasting 1991-97, Social Security 1994-97, Science and Technology 2004-05, Northern Ireland Affairs 2007-10, 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Councillor: Hackney Borough Council 1978-82, Southwark Borough Council 1988-89

Political interests

Sport, foreign affairs, housing, countryside

Countries of interest

Angola, Bosnia, Oman, Tibet, Zimbabwe

General Election 2010 - Vauxhall

Name Party Votes %
Hoey, Kate Lab 21498 49.47%
Pidgeon, Caroline Lib Dem 10847 24.96%
Chambers, Glyn Con 9301 21.41%
Healy, Joseph Green 708 1.63%
Navarro, Jose Eng Dem 289 0.67%
Martin, Larna Christian 200 0.47%
Lambert, Daniel Socialist 143 0.33%
Drinkall, Jeremy AWP 109 0.26%
Kapetanos, James Animal 96 0.23%
Result Lab Hold (0.02% from Lab to Lib Dem)