Rt Hon John Bercow MP

Rt Hon John Bercow MP

Constituency

Buckingham

Party

Speaker

Address as

Mr Speaker

Contact details

Constituency

Speaker's House, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6346
john.bercow.mp@parliament.uk

Parliamentary

Speaker’s Office, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA, (Please note: briefings and other representations from lobbying/interest groups should be sent to the Constituency Office)
Tel: 020 7219 5300
speakersoffice@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Buckingham 1997-
Contested Bristol South General Election 1992
Contested Motherwell South General Election 1987

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development 2003-05
Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) 2002-02
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2001-02
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) 2000-01
Shadow Minister (Education) 1999-00

Other posts

Post Date
Speaker of the House of Commons 2009-

Select committees

Post House Date
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (Chair) Commons 2010-
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority Commons 2010-
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (Chair) Commons 2010-
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2010-
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (Chair) Commons 2009-10
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority Commons 2009-10
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (Chair) Commons 2009-10
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2009-10
Members Estimate (Chair) Commons 2009-10
Members Estimate Commons 2009-10
Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) Commons 2008-09
Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 2005-09
Panel of Chairs Commons 2005-09
Procedure Committee Commons 2004-05
International Development Committee Commons 2004-09
Home Affairs Committee Commons 2003-03
Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee) Commons 2003-03
Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee Commons 2002-04
Trade & Industry Commons 1998-99
Welsh Affairs Committee Commons 1997-98

Political interests

Special educational needs, international development, human rights, constitutional reform, LGBT and equality issues

Countries of interest

Burma, Sudan, USA, Zimbabwe

General Election 2010 General Election - Buckingham

Name Party Votes Share Change
Bercow, John SPK 22860 47.29%
Stevens, John Ind 10331 21.37%
Farage, Nigel UKIP 8401 17.38% 13.9%
Phillips, Patrick Ind 2394 4.95%
Martin, Debbie Ind 1270 2.63%
Mozar, Lynne BNP 980 2.03%
Dale, Colin MRLP 856 1.77%
Howard, Geoff Ind 435 0.90%
Hews, David Christian 369 0.76%
Watts, Anthony Ind 332 0.69%
Strutt, Simon Deficit 107 0.22%
Majority 12529 25.92%
Turnout 48335 64.46%
Electorate 74989
Result SPK Gain

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.