Jenny Willott

Jenny Willott

Constituency

Cardiff Central

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Miss Willott

Contact details

Westminster

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8418
Fax: 020 7219 0694
willottj@parliament.uk

Constituency

99 Woodville Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF24 4DY
Tel: 029 2066 8558
jenny@jennywillott.com

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Cardiff Central 2001 general election. Member for Cardiff Central since 5 May 2005 general election

Parliamentary career

Liberal Democrat: Shadow Minister for Youth Affairs 2006-07, Whip 2006-08: Deputy Chief Whip 2006-08, Shadow: Minister for Justice 2008, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2008-09, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 2009-10; PPS to Chris Huhne as Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (she resigned) 2010; Assistant Whip 2012-

Select committees

Member: Work and Pensions 2005-10, Public Administration 2005-10

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, London Borough of Merton 1998-2000

Political interests

International development, foreign affairs, children's issues, crime and disorder

Countries of interest

India

General Election 2010 - Cardiff Central

Name Party Votes %
Willott, Jenny Lib Dem 14976 41.31%
Rathbone, Jenny Lab 10400 28.69%
Robson, Karen Con 7799 21.51%
Williams, Chris PlC 1246 3.44%
Davies, Sue UKIP 765 2.11%
Coates, Sam Green 575 1.59%
Saunders, Ross TUSC 162 0.45%
Beech, Mark Loony 142 0.39%
Mathias, Alun Ind 86 0.24%
Result Lib Dem Hold (1.41% from Lib Dem to Lab)