Rt Hon Andy Burnham MP

Rt Hon Andy Burnham MP

Constituency

Leigh

Party

Labour

Address as

Andy Burnham

Contact details

Constituency

10 Market Street, Leigh, WN7 1DS
Tel: 01942 682353
andy.burnham.mp@parliament.uk

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8250
Fax: 020 7219 4381
andy.burnham.mp@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Leigh 2001-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for Health 2011-
Shadow Secretary of State (Education and Election Co-ordinator) 2010-11
Shadow Secretary of State for Health 2010-10
Secretary of State for Health 2009-10
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2008-09
Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2007-08
Minister of State (Department of Health) (Delivery and Quality) 2006-07
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) 2005-06

Select committees

Post House Date
Health Committee Commons 2001-03

Political interests

Health, sport, media, education, crime

General Election 2010 General Election - Leigh

Name Party Votes Share Change
Burnham, Andy Lab 21295 48.04% -9.8%
Awan, Shazia Con 9284 20.94% 4.5%
Blackburn, Chris LD 8049 18.16% -0.9%
Chadwick, Gary BNP 2724 6.14%
Lavelle, Mary UKIP 1535 3.46%
Bradbury, Norman Ind 988 2.23%
Dainty, Terrence Ind 320 0.72%
Hessell, Ryan Christian 137 0.31%
Majority 12011 27.09%
Turnout 44332 58.41%
Electorate 75903
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.