Gordon Marsden

Gordon Marsden is no longer a Member, but was most recently the Labour MP for Blackpool South, and left the Commons on 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

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Parliamentary career

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Representations

Blackpool South
Elected 6 times
1 May 1997 - 6 November 2019
Commons

Party affiliation

Labour
1 May 1997 - 6 November 2019

Elections contested

Blackpool South
9 April 1992
Commons

House membership

Commons
Gordon Marsden
1 May 1997 - 6 November 2019

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills)
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
18 September 2015 - 11 October 2016
Commons
Shadow Minister (Education)
Department for Education
18 September 2015 - 6 November 2019
Commons
Shadow Minister (Transport)
Department for Transport
7 October 2013 - 18 September 2015
Commons
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills)
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
12 May 2010 - 7 October 2013
Commons

Committee memberships

Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
26 October 2010 - 30 March 2015
Commons
Commons Science and Technology
1 October 2009 - 6 May 2010
Commons
Innovation, Universities and Skills
9 November 2007 - 30 September 2009
Commons
Education & Skills
12 July 2005 - 8 November 2007
Commons
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
31 January 2002 - 5 May 2005
Commons
Education Sub-committee
10 November 1998 - 11 May 2001
Commons
Education & Employment
9 November 1998 - 11 May 2001
Commons
Deregulation
29 July 1997 - 16 April 1999
Commons