Mr Gordon Marsden MP

Mr Gordon Marsden MP

Constituency

Blackpool South

Party

Labour

Address as

Mr Marsden

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 1262
Fax: 020 7219 5859
gordonmarsdenmp@parliament.uk

Constituency

304 Highfield Road, Blackpool, FY4 3JX
Tel: 01253 344143
Fax: 01253 344940

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Blackpool South 1997-
Contested Blackpool South General Election 1992

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Transport) 2013-
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) 2010-13

Select committees

Post House Date
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Commons 2010-
Commons Science and Technology Commons 2009-10
Innovation, Universities and Skills Commons 2007-09
Education & Skills Commons 2005-07
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Commons 2002-05
Education Sub-committee Commons 1998-01
Education & Employment Commons 1998-01
Deregulation Commons 1997-99

Political interests

Heritage, education, international affairs, social affairs, disability, human rights, lifelong learning, adult and vocational skills, veterans affairs, tourism

Countries of interest

Baltic, Central and Eastern Europe, North Africa, Russia, USA

General Election 2010 General Election - Blackpool South

Name Party Votes Share Change
Marsden, Gordon Lab 14449 41.06% -7.5%
Bell, Ron Con 12597 35.80% 4.9%
Holt, Doreen LD 5082 14.44% -0.7%
Goodwin, Roy BNP 1482 4.21%
Howitt, Hamish UKIP 1352 3.84% 1.7%
Tun, Sithu Integrity 230 0.65%
Majority 1852 5.26%
Turnout 35192 55.84%
Electorate 63027
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.