Rt Hon Frank Dobson MP

Rt Hon Frank Dobson MP

Constituency

Holborn and St Pancras

Party

Labour

Address as

Frank Dobson

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 5840
Fax: 020 7219 6956
patelm@parliament.uk

Constituency

No constituency office publicised

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Holborn and St Pancras 2010-
Member for Holborn & St Pancras 1983-10
Member for Holborn & St Pancras South 1979-83

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Health 1997-99
Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) 1994-97
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 1994-97
Shadow Secretary of State for Transport 1993-94
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 1992-93
Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change 1989-92
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 1987-89
Shadow Minister (Health) 1983-87
Shadow Spokesperson (Education) 1981-83

Select committees

Post House Date
Administration Committee Commons 2010-10
Administration Committee Commons 2005-08
Privileges Commons 1988-89
Televising of Proceedings of the House Commons 1987-89
House of Commons (Services): New Building Sub-Committee Commons 1987-89
House of Commons (Services): Computer Sub-Committee (Chair) Commons 1987-89
House of Commons (Services): Computer Sub-Committee Commons 1987-91
House of Commons (Services) Commons 1987-89
Environment Commons 1979-82

Political interests

Central London, transport, energy, redistribution of wealth, government reform

Countries of interest

South Africa, Bangladesh, Canada

General Election 2010 General Election - Holborn and St Pancras

Name Party Votes Share Change
Dobson, Frank Lab 25198 46.11% 1.0%
Shaw, Jo LD 15256 27.92% 1.8%
Lee, George Con 11134 20.37% -0.5%
Bennett, Natalie Green 1480 2.71% -4.8%
Carlyle, Robert BNP 779 1.43%
Spencer, Max UKIP 587 1.07%
Chapman, John Ind 96 0.18%
Susperregi, Mikel Eng Dem 75 0.14%
Meek, Iain Ind 44 0.08%
Majority 9942 18.19%
Turnout 54649 63.13%
Electorate 86563
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.