Mr Ivan Lewis MP

Mr Ivan Lewis MP


Bury South



Address as

Mr Lewis

Contact details


381 Bury New Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 1AW
Tel: 0161 773 5500
Fax: 0161 773 7959


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 2609

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Bury South 1997-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland 2013-
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development 2011-13
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (also Shadow Deputy Prime Minister) 2010-11
Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 2010-10
Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) 2009-10
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for International Development) 2008-09
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health) (Care Services) 2006-08
Economic Secretary (HM Treasury) 2005-06
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) (Skills and Vocational Education) 2001-05

Select committees

Post House Date
Health Committee Commons 1999-99
Deregulation Commons 1997-99

Political interests

Health, crime, education, international development, culture, media and sport

Countries of interest

Democratic Republic of the Congo, Middle East, Rwanda, USA

General Election 2010 General Election - Bury South

Name Party Votes Share Change
Lewis, Ivan Lab 19508 40.42% -10.5%
Wiseman, Michelle Con 16216 33.60% 5.5%
D'Albert, Victor LD 8796 18.22% 1.1%
Purdy, Jean BNP 1743 3.61%
Chadwick, Paul UKIP 1017 2.11% -0.5%
Morris, Valarie Eng Dem 494 1.02%
Heron, George Green 493 1.02%
Majority 3292 6.82%
Turnout 48267 65.63%
Electorate 73544
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.