Derek Twigg MP

Derek Twigg MP

Constituency

Halton

Party

Labour

Address as

Derek Twigg

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 1039
Fax: 020 7219 3642
derek.twigg.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

Bridge Business Centre, Suite E, Cheshire House, Gorsey Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 0RP, (Please send post to House of Commons)
Tel: 0151 424 7030

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Halton 1997-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Health) 2010-11
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence) (Veterans) 2006-08
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) 2005-06
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) (Schools) 2004-05
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 2003-04
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 2002-03

Select committees

Post House Date
Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) Commons 2013-
Defence Committee Commons 2013-
Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Commons 2013-13
Children, Schools and Families Commons 2009-10
Public Accounts Committee Commons 1998-99

Political interests

Economy, education, health and poverty, defence

General Election 2010 General Election - Halton

Name Party Votes Share Change
Twigg, Derek Lab 23843 57.68% -5.4%
Jones, Ben Con 8339 20.17% 0.3%
Harasiwka, Frank LD 5718 13.83% -3.2%
Taylor, Andrew BNP 1563 3.78%
Moore, John UKIP 1228 2.97%
Craig, Jim Green 647 1.57%
Majority 15504 37.51%
Turnout 41338 60.04%
Electorate 68846
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.