Lorraine Fullbrook

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Lorraine Fullbrook
Member of Parliament
for South Ribble
In office
6 May 2010 – 30 March 2015
Preceded by David Borrow
Succeeded by Seema Kennedy
Majority 5,554 (10.8%)[1]
Personal details
Born (1959-07-28) 28 July 1959 (age 58)[2][3]
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland[3]
Nationality British
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Mark Fullbrook[4]
Alma mater Glasgow Caledonian University
Website [1]

Lorraine Fullbrook (born 28 July 1959) is a British Conservative former MP for South Ribble, first elected in 2010.[5][6]

Educated at Glasgow Caledonian University, Mrs Fullbrook was formerly the Conservative Leader of Hart Council in Hampshire, stepping down in 2004 after being selected as parliamentary candidate for the South Ribble constituency in north-west England.[4]

She first contested the seat at the 2005 General Election, when she came second to the incumbent MP, David Borrow.[7] She contested the seat again in the 2010 General Election when she defeated David Borrow with an 8.1% swing from the Labour Party to the Conservative Party, and regained the seat for the Conservative Party after 13 years.[1][5]

In 2013 she announced that she would not contend the next election and would be standing down after just one term.


  1. ^ a b "Election 2010 > Constituency > South Ribble". BBC News. Retrieved 9 May 2010. 
  2. ^ http://www.ukwhoswho.com/view/article/oupww/whoswho/U251281/
  3. ^ a b "Lorraine Fullbrook". Telegraph. Retrieved 9 May 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "Hart's leader quits". Get Hampshire. 6 May 2004. Archived from the original on 4 October 2011. Retrieved 9 May 2010. 
  5. ^ a b "Tories reclaim South Ribble after 13 years". Lancashire Evening Post. England. 7 May 2010. Retrieved 9 May 2010. 
  6. ^ "Tories claim South Ribble seat". Leyland Guardian. England. 7 May 2010. Retrieved 9 May 2010. 
  7. ^ "Election 2005: Result: Ribble South". BBC News. Retrieved 9 May 2010. 

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
David Borrow
Member for South Ribble
Succeeded by
Seema Kennedy