Dr Eilidh Whiteford MP

Dr Eilidh Whiteford MP


Banff and Buchan


Scottish National Party

Address as

Dr Whiteford

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 7005


Office 7, Burnside Business Centre, Burnside Road, Peterhead, AB42 3AW
Tel: 01779 822022

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Banff and Buchan 2015-
Member for Banff and Buchan 2010-15

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Social Justice and Welfare) 2015-
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Agriculture and Fisheries) 2010-15
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Women) 2010-15
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (International Development) 2010-15
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) 2010-15

Select committees

Post House Date
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 2010-15

Political interests

Social policy, agriculture and fisheries, international development


General Election 2015 General Election - Banff and Buchan

Name Party Votes Share Change
Eilidh Whiteford SNP 27487 60.24% 19.0%
Alex Johnstone Con 13148 28.82% -2.0%
Sumon Hoque Lab 2647 5.80% -8.2%
David Evans LD 2347 5.14% -6.2%
Majority 14339 31.43%
Turnout 45629 66.51%
Electorate 68609
Result SNP Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2015 for detailed results.

View the Commons Library elections site for detailed analysis of election data.