Andrew George MP

Andrew George MP


St Ives


Liberal Democrat

Address as

Andrew George

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4588
Fax: 020 7219 5572


Trewella, 18 Mennaye Road, Penzance, TR18 4NG
Tel: 01736 360020
Fax: 01736 332866

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for St Ives 1997-
Contested St Ives General Election 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development 2005-06
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 2002-05
Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) 1999-01
Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 1997-05

Select committees

Post House Date
Health Committee Commons 2010-
Communities and Local Government Committee Commons 2007-10
Agriculture Commons 1997-99

Political interests

International development, Cornwall, economic development, housing, fishing industry, agriculture, social exclusion, devolution, small nations, anti-racism, domestic violence, immigration, environment, minority groups, health services and health professions, global TB, gypsies and travellers

Countries of interest

All small nations, Greece, Africa, Canada, Sri Lanka, Yemen

General Election 2010 General Election - St Ives

Name Party Votes Share Change
George, Andrew LD 19619 42.72% -9.1%
Thomas, Derek Con 17900 38.98% 11.7%
Latimer, Philippa Lab 3751 8.17% -4.4%
Faulkner, Mick UKIP 2560 5.57% 1.3%
Andrewes, Tim Green 1308 2.85% -1.1%
Rogers, Jonathan Corn Dem 396 0.86%
Reed, Simon Mebyon Ker 387 0.84%
Majority 1719 3.74%
Turnout 45921 68.60%
Electorate 66944
Result LD Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.