Mr Richard Caborn

Mr Richard Caborn is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Labour MP for Sheffield Central, and left the Commons on 6 May 2010.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Mr Richard Caborn, including posts and roles held.

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Previous

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Representations

Party affiliation

Labour
9 June 1983 - 6 May 2010

Government posts

Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Tourism)
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
13 June 2003 - 1 May 2005
Commons
Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport)
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
11 June 2001 - 28 June 2007
Commons
Minister of State (Department of Trade and Industry)
Department of Trade and Industry
29 July 1999 - 7 June 2001
Commons
Minister of State (Department for Environment, Transport and the Regions) (The Regions)
Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions
6 May 1997 - 28 July 1999
Commons

House membership

Commons
Mr Richard Caborn
9 June 1983 - 6 May 2010

Opposition posts

Opposition Spokesperson (The Regions)
Opposition Department
1 January 1990 - 1 January 1992
Commons
Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry)
Department of Trade and Industry
1 January 1988 - 1 April 1997
Commons

Committee memberships