Rt Hon John Healey MP

Rt Hon John Healey MP

Constituency

Wentworth and Dearne

Party

Labour

Address as

John Healey

Contact details

Constituency

79 High Street, Wath upon Dearne, Rotherham, S63 7QB
Tel: 01709 875943
hartleyi@parliament.uk

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6359
Fax: 020 7219 2451
healeyj@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Wentworth and Dearne 2010-
Member for Wentworth 1997-10
Contested Ryedale General Election 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for Health 2010-11
Shadow Minister (Housing and Planning) 2010-10
Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Housing) 2009-10
Minister of State (Department of Communities and Local Government) (Local Government) 2007-09
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) 2005-07
Economic Secretary (HM Treasury) 2002-05
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) 2001-02

Select committees

Post House Date
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2007-09
Public Accounts Committee Commons 2005-07
Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 2004-09
Employment Sub-committee Commons 1997-99
Education & Employment Commons 1997-99

Political interests

Employment, trade unions, economic regeneration, industrial relations, disability, local and regional government

General Election 2010 General Election - Wentworth and Dearne

Name Party Votes Share Change
Healey, John Lab 21316 50.62% -11.2%
Donelan, Michelle Con 7396 17.57% 3.8%
Love, Nick LD 6787 16.12% -0.1%
Wilkinson, John UKIP 3418 8.12% 4.6%
Baldwin, George BNP 3189 7.57%
Majority 13920 33.06%
Turnout 42106 58.01%
Electorate 72586
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.