Rt Hon Margaret Hodge MP

Rt Hon Margaret Hodge MP

Constituency

Barking

Party

Labour

Address as

Margaret Hodge

Contact details

Constituency

102 North Street, Barking, IG11 8LA
Tel: 020 8594 1333
Fax: 020 8594 1131
margarethodge@hotmail.co.uk

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6666
hodgem@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Barking 1994-

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Culture and Tourism) 2010-
Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Culture and Tourism) 2009-10
Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism) 2007-08
Minister of State (Industry and the Regions) 2006-07
Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) (Work) 2005-06
Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Children) 2003-05
Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education) 2001-03
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment) (Employment and Equal Opportunities) 1998-01

Select committees

Post House Date
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 2010-
Public Accounts Commission Commons 2010-
Public Accounts Committee (Chair) Commons 2010-
Public Accounts Committee Commons 2010-
Employment Sub-committee Commons 1997-98
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 1997-98
Deregulation Commons 1996-97
Education Sub-committee (Chair) Commons 1997-98
Education Sub-committee Commons 1995-98
Education & Employment Commons 1995-98

Political interests

Education, local and regional government, housing, inner cities, democratic reform, London government

General Election 2010 General Election - Barking

Name Party Votes Share Change
Hodge, Margaret Lab 24628 54.31% 4.7%
Marcus, Simon Con 8073 17.80% 1.2%
Griffin, Nick BNP 6620 14.60%
Carman, Dominic LD 3719 8.20% -2.6%
Maloney, Frank UKIP 1300 2.87% -0.6%
Hargreaves, George Christian 482 1.06%
Forbes, Jayne Green 317 0.70% -1.0%
Dowling, Crucial Chris Loony 82 0.18%
Darwood, Thomas Ind 77 0.17% -17.7%
Sijuwola, Dapo Restoratio 45 0.10%
Majority 16555 36.51%
Turnout 45343 61.38%
Electorate 73868
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.