Rt Hon Stephen O'Brien MP

Rt Hon Stephen O'Brien MP





Address as

Mr O'Brien

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6315
Fax: 020 7219 0584


Eddisbury Conservative Association, 4 Church Walk, High Street, Tarporley, CW6 0AJ
Tel: 01829 733243
Fax: 01829 733243

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Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Eddisbury 1999-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for International Development) 2010-12
Shadow Minister (Health) 2005-10
Shadow Minister (Education) 2005-05
Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills 2003-05
Shadow Financial Secretary 2002-02
Shadow Paymaster General 2002-03
Opposition Whip (Commons) 2001-02

Select committees

Post House Date
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee Commons 2001-02
Education Sub-committee Commons 1999-01
Education & Employment Commons 1999-01

Political interests

International development, economy, trade and industry, agriculture and the rural economy, health, housing, infrastructure, transport, Northern Ireland, foreign affairs, education, constitutional affairs

Countries of interest

Africa, Australia, Canada, European countries, Ireland, Latin America, USA

General Election 2010 General Election - Eddisbury

Name Party Votes Share Change
O'Brien, Stephen Con 23472 51.68% 4.8%
Thompson, Robert LD 10217 22.50% 4.5%
Merrick, Pat Lab 9794 21.57% -10.5%
Dodman, Charles UKIP 1931 4.25% 1.3%
Majority 13255 29.19%
Turnout 45414 62.99%
Electorate 72100
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.