Rt Hon Sir Menzies Campbell QC

Retired: 30 March 2015
Rt Hon Sir Menzies Campbell QC

Constituency

  • North East Fife 2010 - 2015
  • North East Fife 2005 - 2010
  • North East Fife 2001 - 2005
  • North East Fife 1997 - 2001
  • North East Fife 1992 - 1997
  • North East Fife 1987 - 1992

Party

  • Liberal Democrat 1988 - 2015
  • Liberal 1987 - 1988

Member of Parliament

  • 11 June 1987 - 30 March 2015

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for North East Fife 1987-15
Contested North East Fife General Election 1983
Contested East Fife General Election 1979
Contested Greenock & Port Glasgow General Election 1974
Contested Greenock & Port Glasgow General Election 1974

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) 2001-06
Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) 1999-01
Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) 1998-99
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 1997-99
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 1994-97
Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) 1989-94
Shadow Spokesperson (Defence) 1988-89
Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) 1987-88

Other posts

Post Date
Leader of the Liberal Democrats 2006-07
Acting Leader, Liberal Democrats 2006-06

Select committees

Post House Date
Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) Commons 2012-15
Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 2011-15
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) Commons 2010-15
Foreign Affairs Committee Commons 2010-15
Committee on Issue of Privilege (Police Searches on Parliamentary Estate) (Chair) Commons 2009-10
Committee on Issue of Privilege (Police Searches on Parliamentary Estate) Commons 2009-10
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) Commons 2008-10
Foreign Affairs Committee Commons 2008-10
Defence Committee Commons 1992-99
Trade & Industry Commons 1990-92
Members' Interests Commons 1987-90