Ian Lavery

Ian Lavery





Address as

Mr Lavery

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 3000


7 Esther Court, Wansbeck Business Park, Ashington, NE63 8AP
Tel: 01670 852494
Fax: 01670 818262


Electoral history

Member for Wansbeck since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

PPS to Harriet Harman: as Deputy Leader and Chair, Labour Party; Deputy Leader of the Opposition; Shadow Secretary of State for International Development 2010-11, as Shadow Deputy Prime Minister, Chair, Labour Party, and Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2011-

Party groups

Member, Ashington Town branch, Labour Party; Executive committee member, Wansbeck CLP

Select committees

Member: Northern Ireland Affairs 2010-11, Regulatory Reform 2010-, Energy and Climate Change 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Former councillor, Wansbeck District Council

International bodies

International Energy Miners Organisation

Political interests

Local regeneration, employment, energy, climate change, poverty, internationalism, sport

Countries of interest

Foreign and Commonwealth affairs

General Election 2010 - Wansbeck

Name Party Votes %
Lavery, Ian Lab 17548 45.78%
Reed, Simon Lib Dem 10517 27.44%
Storey, Campbell Con 6714 17.51%
Finlay, Stephen BNP 1418 3.7%
Stokoe, Linda-Lee UKIP 974 2.54%
Best, Nic Green 601 1.57%
Reid, Malcolm Ind 359 0.94%
Flynn, Michael Christian 142 0.37%
Result Lab Hold (5.11% from Lab to Lib Dem)