Jim Shannon

Jim Shannon

Constituency

Strangford

Party

Democratic Unionist Party

Address as

Mr Shannon

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 7160
Fax: 020 7219 2347
jim.shannon.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

34A Frances Street, Newtownards, BT23 7DN
Tel: 028 9182 7990
Fax: 028 9182 7991

Biography

Electoral history

Member for Strangford since 6 May 2010 general election

Parliamentary career

DUP Spokesperson for: Health 2010-, Transport 2010-, Equality and Human Rights 2012-

Councils, public bodies

Ards Borough Council: Councillor 1985-2010, Mayor 1991-92

Political interests

Farming, fishing, environment, Ulster-Scots

Countries of interest

Scotland, USA

General Election 2010 - Strangford

Name Party Votes %
Shannon, Jim DUP 14926 45.79%
Nesbitt, Mike UCUNF 9050 27.77%
Girvan, Deborah All 2828 8.68%
Hanna, Claire SDLP 2164 6.64%
Williams, Terry TUV 1814 5.57%
Coogan, Mickey Sinn Féin 1161 3.57%
Haig, Barbara Green 562 1.73%
Result DUP Hold (7.65% from DUP to UCUNF)