Rt Hon Sir Menzies Campbell QC MP

Rt Hon Sir Menzies Campbell QC MP

Constituency

North East Fife

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Sir Menzies

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 6910
Fax: 020 7219 0559
menzies.campbell.mp@parliament.uk

Constituency

North East Fife Liberal Democrats, 16 Millgate, Cupar, KY15 5EG
Tel: 01334 656361
Fax: 01334 654045
fife_office@mingcampbell.org.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for North East Fife 1987-
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-
Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 2011-
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) Commons 2010-
Foreign Affairs Committee Commons 2010-
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

Political interests

Defence, foreign affairs, legal affairs, sport, arts

Countries of interest

Middle East, North America

General Election 2010 General Election - North East Fife

Name Party Votes Share Change
Campbell, Menzies LD 17763 44.34% -7.8%
Briggs, Miles Con 8715 21.75% 2.3%
Hood, Mark Lab 6869 17.15% 4.4%
Campbell, Rod SNP 5685 14.19% 3.8%
Scott-Hayward, Mike UKIP 1032 2.58% 1.2%
Majority 9048 22.58%
Turnout 40064 63.83%
Electorate 62771
Result LD Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2010 for detailed results.