Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP

Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP


East Ham



Address as

Stephen Timms

Contact details


No constituency office publicised


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4000
Fax: 020 7219 2949

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for East Ham 1997-
Member for Newham North East 1994-97

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) 2010-
Shadow Financial Secretary 2010-10
Shadow Minister (Digital Britain) 2010-10
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Digital Britain) (also HM Treasury) 2009-10
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) (also in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) 2008-10
Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Employment and Welfare Reform) 2008-08
Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Competitiveness) 2007-08
Chief Secretary to the Treasury 2006-07
Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) 2005-06
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) 2004-05
Minister of State (e-Commerce & Competitiveness) 2002-04
Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Schools) 2001-02
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury) 1999-01
Minister of State (Department of Social Security) 1999-99
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) 1998-99

Select committees

Post House Date
Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 2009-10
Public Accounts Committee Commons 2004-05
Public Accounts Committee Commons 1999-01
Treasury Committee Commons 1996-97
Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 1994-97

Political interests

Economic policy, urban regeneration, telecommunications, employment, Christian socialism

Countries of interest

Germany, Singapore

General Election 2010 General Election - East Ham

Name Party Votes Share Change
Timms, Stephen Lab 35471 70.42% 16.8%
Shea, Paul Con 7645 15.18% 1.4%
Brice, Chris LD 5849 11.61% 0.8%
O'Connor, Barry Eng Dem 822 1.63%
Maciejowska, Judie Green 586 1.16%
Majority 27826 55.24%
Turnout 50373 55.55%
Electorate 90674
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.