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Rt Hon Nigel Dodds

Belfast North


Rt Hon Nigel Dodds was born Nigel Alexander Dodds on 20 August 1958 in Londonderry, Northern Ireland and is the Democratic Unionist Party MP for Belfast North.

Rt Hon Nigel Dodds ceased to be a member of the House of Commons on 03 May 2017 (general election).


He was Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Reform and Constitutional Issues) (2015 to 2017), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs) (2015 to 2017), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Justice) (2010 to 2015), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (2010 to 2015), Without portfolio (2008 to 2010), Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) (2007 to 2010), Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (2007 to 2010), Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (2005 to 2007), Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (2005 to 2007), Opposition Whip (Commons) (2001 to 2008) in opposition.


Mr Nigel Dodds has the following specific interests :
Politics - European Affairs, constitution, social policy
Countries - USA, Commonwealth