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.

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Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Gordon Marsden, including posts and roles held.

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Previous

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Representations

Party affiliation

Labour
1 May 1997 - 6 November 2019

Elections contested

Blackpool South
12 December 2019
Commons
Blackpool South
9 April 1992
Commons

House membership

Commons
Gordon Marsden
1 May 1997 - 6 November 2019

Opposition posts

Shadow Minister (Education)
Department for Education
18 September 2015 - 6 November 2019
Commons
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills)
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
18 September 2015 - 11 October 2016
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