Mrs Eleanor Laing MP

Mrs Eleanor Laing MP

Constituency

Epping Forest

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mrs Laing

Contact details

Constituency

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

Parliamentary

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

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Epping Forest 1997-
Contested Paisley North General Election 1987

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Justice) 2007-10
Shadow Minister (Women and Equality) 2005-07
Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland 2005-05
Shadow Minister (Women) 2004-05
Shadow Minister (Children) 2003-03
Shadow Spokesperson (Education) 2001-03
Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales) 2000-01
Opposition Whip (Commons) 1999-00

Other posts

Post Date
First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means 2013-

Select committees

Post House Date
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 2013-14
Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) Commons 2012-
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2012-13
Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) Commons 2011-12
Human Rights (Joint Committee) Commons 2010-11
Political and Constitutional Reform Committee Commons 2010-13
Transport Sub-committee Commons 1998-99
Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs Commons 1998-99
Employment Sub-committee Commons 1997-99
Education & Employment Commons 1997-99

Political interests

Education, transport, economic policy, constitution, devolution

Countries of interest

Australia, Gibraltar, New Zealand, Uganda, USA

General Election 2010 General Election - Epping Forest

Name Party Votes Share Change
Laing, Eleanor Con 25148 53.98% 1.2%
Haigh, Ann LD 10017 21.50% 3.4%
Curtis, Katie Lab 6641 14.26% -7.2%
Richardson, Pat BNP 1982 4.25%
Smith, Andrew UKIP 1852 3.98% 1.7%
Pepper, Simon Green 659 1.41%
Sawyer, Kim Eng Dem 285 0.61%
Majority 15131 32.48%
Turnout 46584 64.53%
Electorate 72186
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.