David Blunkett MP

Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough - Labour Party

Personal Details
Full Name and Title Rt Hon David Blunkett MP
Gender Male
Date of birth 6 June 1947
Age 66
Country of Birth England
Partnership Status Divorced
Number of Marriages or Civil Partnerships
Length of Current Marriage or Civil Partnership N/A
Partner's Name Margaret Williams (née Williams) 
Number of Children
School

Royal National College for the Blind

Further Education

Sheffield (University of) (Political Theory and Institutions, Year unknown)

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David Blunkett MP

Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough - Labour Party

Government/Opposition Appointments
Department for Work and PensionsSecretary of State (2005 - 2005)
Home OfficeSecretary of State (2001 - 2004)
Department for Education and EmploymentSecretary of State (1997 - 2001)
Department for Education and EmploymentShadow Secretary of State (1995 - 1997)
Department for EducationShadow Secretary of State (1994 - 1995)
Department of HealthShadow Secretary of State (1992 - 1994)
Department of the EnvironmentShadow Minister (1988 - 1992)
Industry and Parliament Trust Industry and Parliament Trust Fellow (1991)
Select Committees - No data
Joint Committees - No data
Other Committees - No data
All Party Groups
DementiaVice-Chair (2010 - )

David Blunkett MP

Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough - Labour Party

Non-Parliamentary Occupations
HADAW Productions and Investments LtdAdviser on overseas trade and internet security (2009)
Tribune Business Systems LtdUnknown (2009 - 2009)
UC Group LtdAdviser on business development and trade relations (2009 - )
A4e LtdAdviser on business development (2008 - )
First Group LtdChair of Commission on School Transport (2008 - )
Crisp Thinking LtdChair of Advisory Board (2008 - 2009)
Entrust IncChair of International Advisory Committee (2007 - 2008)
News CorporationJournalist (2005 - )
Indepen Consulting LtdAdviser (2005 - 2006)
Trinity MirrorFreelance Journalist (2005 - 2005)
Associated NewspapersFreelance Journalist (2005 - 2005)
Sheffield City CouncilLeader (1980 - 1987)
Sheffield City CouncilChair, Social Services Committee (1976 - 1980)
South Yorkshire County CouncilCouncillor (1973 - 1977)
Unknown (Education)Lecturer, Industrial Relations and Politics (1973 - 1981)
Sheffield City CouncilCouncillor (1970 - 1988)
Unknown (Education)Teacher
Organisation for Research and TechnologyAdviser (2005 - 2006)
Labour Party National Executive CommitteeMember (1983 - 1998)
Labour Party National Executive CommitteeVice-Chairman (1992 - 1993)
Labour Party National Executive CommitteeChairman (1993 - 1994)

David Blunkett MP

Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough - Labour Party

Constituency Data
Constituency name: Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough
Region: Yorkshire and Humberside
Party: Labour Party
Incumbent or Candidate: Incumbent
First Entered Parliament: 11 June 1987
Seat Status: Safe
Previous Election Results (Top 3 Candidates)
PartyVote Share
Labour Party 55.00 %
Liberal Democrats 20.00 %
Conservative Party 11.50 %
Turnout 57.10 %
Majority Amount 13632

David Blunkett MP

Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough - Labour Party

Contact details
Address as: Rt Hon David Blunkett MP
Westminster Address: David Blunkett MP
House of Commons
London
SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4043
Fax: 020 7219 5903
Personal Email: blunkettd@parliament.uk
Constituency Office: 2nd Floor, MidCity House,
17-21 Furnival Gate
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S1 4QR
Constituency Office Tel: 0114-273 5987
Constituency Office Fax:

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