Mike Weir

Mike Weir

Constituency

Angus

Party

Scottish National Party

Address as

Mr Weir

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8125
Fax: 020 7219 1746
mike.weir.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

16 Brothock Bridge, Arbroath, DD11 1NG
Tel: 01241 874522

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Aberdeen South 1987 general election. Member for Angus 2001-05, for Angus (revised boundary) since 5 May 2005 general election

Parliamentary career

SNP Spokesperson for: Trade and Industry 2004, Health 2004, Environment 2004, Work and Pensions 2005-07, Trade, Industry and Energy 2005-, Environment 2007-

Select committees

Member: Scottish Affairs 2001-05, Trade and Industry/Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform/Business and Enterprise 2005-09, Chairmen's Panel/Panel of Chairs 2005-10, Energy and Climate Change 2009-10

Councils, public bodies

Angus District Council 1984-88: Councillor, Convener General Purposes Committee 1984-88

Political interests

Disability, European affairs, rural affairs, international and sustainable development, climate change, environment, energy, industry/business

General Election 2010 - Angus

Name Party Votes %
Weir, Mike SNP 15020 39.51%
Costa, Alberto Con 11738 30.88%
Hutchens, Kevin Lab/Co-op 6535 17.19%
Samani, Sanjay Lib Dem 4090 10.76%
Gray, Martin UKIP 577 1.52%
Result SNP Hold (2.22% from Con to SNP)