Eleanor Laing

Eleanor Laing

Constituency

Epping Forest

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mrs Laing

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 2086
Fax: 020 7219 0079
eleanor.laing.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

Thatcher House, 4 Meadow Road, Loughton, IG10 4HX
Tel: 020 8508 6608
Fax: 020 8508 8099
efca@btinternet.com

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Paisley North 1987 general election. Member for Epping Forest 1997-2010, for Epping Forest (revised boundary) since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

Opposition Whip 1999-2000; Opposition Spokesperson for: Constitutional Affairs and Scotland 2000-01, Education and Skills 2001-03; Shadow Minister for: Children 2003, Women 2004-07; Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland 2005; Shadow Minister for: Women and Equality 2005-07, Justice 2007-10; Special Representative to Gibraltar 2010-

Select committees

Member: Education and Employment 1997-98, Education and Employment (Employment Sub-Committee) 1997-98, Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs 1998-99, Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs (Transport Sub-Committee) 1998-99, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister 2004-05, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (Urban Affairs Sub-Committee) 2004-05, Political and Constitutional Reform 2010-, Joint Committee on Human Rights 2010, Joint Committee on the Draft House of Lords Reform Bill 2011-

Political interests

Education, transport, economic policy, constitution, devolution

Countries of interest

Australia, Gibraltar, New Zealand, Uganda, USA

General Election 2010 - Epping Forest

Name Party Votes %
Laing, Eleanor Con 25148 53.83%
Haigh, Ann Lib Dem 10017 21.45%
Curtis, Katie Lab 6641 14.22%
Richardson, Pat BNP 1982 4.25%
Smith, Andrew UKIP 1852 3.97%
Pepper, Simon Green 659 1.42%
Burelli, Kim Eng Dem 285 0.62%
Result Con Hold (1.13% from Con to Lib Dem)