Rt Hon Norman Baker MP

Rt Hon Norman Baker MP

Constituency

Lewes

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Norman Baker

Contact details

Constituency

23 East Street, Lewes, BN7 2LJ
Tel: 01273 480281
normanbaker1997@gmail.com

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 2864
Fax: 020 7219 0445
bakern@parliament.uk

Departmental

Home Office, Direct Communications Unit, 2 Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4DF
Tel: 020 7035 4848
public.enquiries@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Lewes 1997-
Contested Lewes General Election 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Minister of State (Home Office) 2013-14
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport) (Regional and Local Transport) 2010-13
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport 2007-10
Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) 2007-07
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2005-06
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) 2001-02
Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) 1999-01
Shadow Spokesperson (Transport) 1998-99
Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) 1998-01
Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) 1997-00
Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 1997-99

Select committees

Post House Date
Human Rights (Joint Committee) Commons 2001-03
Broadcasting Commons 2000-01
Environmental Audit Committee Commons 1997-00
European Legislation Commons 1997-98

Political interests

Civil liberties, environment

Countries of interest

Tibet, Sweden

General Election 2010 General Election - Lewes

Name Party Votes Share Change
Baker, Norman LD 26048 52.00% 0.5%
Sugarman, Jason Con 18401 36.74% 2.1%
Koundarjian, Hratche Lab 2508 5.01% -4.3%
Charlton, Peter UKIP 1728 3.45% 1.2%
Murray, Susan Green 729 1.46% -0.8%
Lloyd, David BNP 594 1.19%
Soucele, Ondrej Ind 80 0.16% 0.2%
Majority 7647 15.27%
Turnout 50088 72.90%
Electorate 68708
Result LD Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.