Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP

Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP


Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle



Address as

Alan Johnson

Contact details


Goodwin Resource Centre, Icehouse Road, Hull, HU3 2HQ
Tel: 01482 219211
Fax: 01482 219211


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6637
Fax: 020 7219 1305

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle 2010-
Member for Kingston upon Hull West & Hessle 1997-10

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer 2010-11
Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities 2010-10
Home Secretary 2009-10
Secretary of State for Health 2007-09
Secretary of State for Education and Skills 2006-07
Secretary of State for Trade and Industry 2005-06
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 2004-05
Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education) 2003-04
Minister of State (Employment Relations, Industry & the Regions) 2001-03
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry) 1999-01

Other posts

Post Date
Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee 1995-97

Select committees

Post House Date
Trade & Industry Commons 1997-98

Political interests

Education, electoral reform, employment, Post Office

General Election 2010 General Election - Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle

Name Party Votes Share Change
Johnson, Alan Lab 13378 42.46% -12.6%
Ross, Mike LD 7636 24.24% 3.2%
Shores, Gary Con 6361 20.19% -0.5%
Horden, Ken UKIP 1688 5.36%
Scott, Edward BNP 1416 4.49%
Mawer, Peter Eng Dem 876 2.78%
Gibson, Keith TUSC 150 0.48%
Majority 5742 18.23%
Turnout 31505 55.02%
Electorate 57264
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.