Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP

Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP

Constituency

New Forest West

Party

Conservative

Address as

Mr Swayne

Contact details

Constituency

4 Cliff Crescent, Marine Drive, Barton-on-Sea, New Milton, BH25 7EB
Tel: 01425 629844
Fax: 01425 621898

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4886
Fax: 020 7219 0901
swayned@parliament.uk

Departmental

Department for International Development, 22 Whitehall , London, SW1A 2EG
Tel: 0845 300 4100
enquiry@dfid.gov.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for New Forest West 1997-
Contested West Bromwich West General Election 1992
Contested Pontypridd General Election 1987

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Minister of State (Department for International Development) 2014-
Vice Chamberlain (HM Household) (Whip, House of Commons) 2013-14
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 2012-13
Opposition Whip (Commons) 2002-03
Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) 2001-02
Shadow Spokesperson (Health) 2001-01

Select committees

Post House Date
Administration Committee Commons 2012-13
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Commons 2005-05
Defence Committee Commons 2005-06
Procedure Committee Commons 2002-05
Social Security Commons 1999-01
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 1997-01

General Election 2010 General Election - New Forest West

Name Party Votes Share Change
Swayne, Desmond Con 27980 58.82% 2.9%
Plummer, Mike LD 11084 23.30% 4.1%
Hurne, Janice Lab 4666 9.81% -6.7%
Lyon, Martin UKIP 2783 5.85% 1.7%
Richards, Janet Green 1059 2.23% -1.9%
Majority 16896 35.52%
Turnout 47572 69.62%
Electorate 68332
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.