Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC MP

Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC MP

Constituency

Camberwell and Peckham

Party

Labour

Address as

Ms Harman

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4218
harmanh@parliament.uk

Constituency

No constituency office publicised

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Camberwell and Peckham 2010-
Member for Camberwell & Peckham 1997-10
Member for Peckham 1982-97

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (also Shadow Deputy Prime Minister) 2011-
Shadow Secretary of State for International Development 2010-11
Shadow Deputy Prime Minister and Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 2010-
Acting Leader of the Opposition 2010-10
Minister of State (Government Equalities Office) 2007-10
Leader of the House of Commons and Lord Privy Seal 2007-10
Minister of State (Ministry of Justice) 2007-07
Minister of State (Department of Constitutional Affairs) 2005-07
Solicitor General (Law Officers) 2001-05
Secretary of State for Social Security and Minister for Women 1997-98
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 1996-97
Shadow Secretary of State for Health 1995-96
Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions 1994-95
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury 1992-94
Shadow Spokesperson (Health) 1987-92
Shadow Minister (Health) 1984-87

Other posts

Post Date
Chair, Parliamentary Labour Party 2011-
Deputy Leader of the Labour Party 2007-10
Party Chair, Labour Party 2007-10
Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee 1993-10

Select committees

Post House Date
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority Commons 2009-10
Modernisation of the House of Commons (Chair) Commons 2007-10
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 2007-10
Members Estimate Commons 2007-10

Political interests

Women, social services, provision for under-fives, law, domestic violence, civil liberties

General Election 2010 General Election - Camberwell and Peckham

Name Party Votes Share Change
Harman, Harriet Lab 27619 59.19% -4.1%
Blango, Columba LD 10432 22.36% 1.9%
Stranack, Andy Con 6080 13.03% 3.1%
Jones, Jenny Green 1361 2.92% -1.7%
Munilla, Yohara Eng Dem 435 0.93%
Ogunleye, Joshua WRP 211 0.45%
Sharkey, Margaret SLP 184 0.39%
Francis, Decima Ind 93 0.20%
Robbins, Steven Ind 87 0.19%
Knox, Patricia Ind 82 0.18%
Mountford, Jill AWL 75 0.16%
Majority 17187 36.84%
Turnout 46659 59.34%
Electorate 78627
Result Lab Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.