Grahame Morris

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Grahame Morris
Member of Parliament
for Easington
Assumed office
6 May 2010
Preceded by John Cummings
Majority 14,982 (42.5%)
Personal details
Born (1961-03-13) 13 March 1961 (age 53)


Nationality British
Political party Labour
Website Official Website

Grahame Mark Morris[2] (born 13 March 1961) is a British Labour Party politician, who was elected at the 2010 general election as the Member of Parliament for Easington, replacing the previous Labour MP John Cummings, who decided to step down.[3]

Born in 1961, Morris was educated at Peterlee Grammar School. He first worked as a medical lab officer, but has been involved with politics since 1987 when he become a District Councillor for Easington. He had worked as a researcher for previous MP John Cummings since 2003, and was also Secretary of Easington Constituency Labour Party. He lives in Seaham, County Durham, with his wife and family.[4]

He was Parliamentary Private Secretary to Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Meg Hillier.

Morris chairs the Labour Friends of Palestine & the Middle East.[5]


  1. ^ "Grahame Morris MP". BBC Democracy Live. BBC. Retrieved 25 July 2010. 
  2. ^ "Crown Office: List of members returned to serve in Parliament at the General Election 2010". London Gazette (59418). 13 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "Election 2010: Easington". BBC Election 2010. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 
  4. ^ "Profile – Grahame Morris". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 
  5. ^ Dysch, Marcus (22 September 2014). "Ed Miliband defends Labour stance on Gaza conflict". The Jewish Chronicle. Retrieved 23 September 2014. 

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
John Cummings
Member of Parliament for Easington