English language version Russian language version

Biography of Robert Goodwill MP

Scarborough and Whitby
Majority: 1245

Electoral History

Contested Redcar 1992 and North West Leicestershire 1997 general elections. Member for Scarborough and Whitby since 5 May 2005 general election

Commons Career

Opposition Whip 2006-07;
Shadow Minister for Transport 2007-

Commons Select Committees

Member: Transport 2005-06

All-Party Groups (office-holding)

Vice-chair:
Moldova Group 2006-,
Nuclear Energy Group 2006-;
Treasurer Historic Vehicles Group 2006-;
Vice-chair St George's Day Group 2007-

Political Interests

Agriculture, fisheries, environment, transport

Countries of Interest

Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus

Other Assemblies

European Parliament:
Contested Cleveland and Richmond 1994, Yorkshire (south) 1998 elections;
MEP for Yorkshire and the Humber 1999-2004:
Deputy Conservative leader 2003-04

Current Posts

Vice-chair All-Party:
Moldova Group 2006-,
Nuclear Energy Group 2006-;
Treasurer All-Party Historic Vehicles Group 2006-;
Vice-chair All-Party St George's Day Group 2007-;
Shadow Minister for Transport 2007-

Region (GNN)

Yorkshire and Humberside

Westminster

Robert Goodwill MP
House of Commons
London
SW1A 0AA

Tel:020 7219 8268
Fax:020 7219 8108
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Scarborough and Whitby General Election 2005


Goodwill, Robert Con 19,248 40.95%
*Quinn, Lawrence Lab 18,003 38.30%
Exley-Moore, Tania Lib Dem 7,495 15.95%
Dixon, Jonathan Green 1,214 2.58%
Abbott, Paul UKIP 952 2.03%
Con Majority 1,245 2.65%
Electorate 73,806
Turnout 47,005 63.69%
Con Gain (5.13% from Lab to Con)

*Member of last parliament