John Shimmin (2011)

House of Keys general election on September 29, 2011.      

Constituency: Douglas West (2011)

Personal Details (2011)

Full Name: John Philip Shimmin

Married: Yes (to Mo, just celebrated Silver Anniversary)

Children: Andrew (23) and Peter (20)

Age on day of election: 51

Place of Birth: Douglas

Hobbies and interests: Not enough-looking for some new ones, depending on the election

Audio (2011)

Interviewed by James Davis on Agenda, on Monday, August 01, 2011

Interviewed by John Moss on Mandate, on Thursday, August 11, 2011


Constituency debate featuring candidates standing in Douglas West – Geoff Corkish, John Skinner, John Shimmin & Chris Thomas – chaired by Beth Espey on Monday, September 12, 2011


General Details (2011)

Status: Sitting Member

Occupation: Currently Minister of Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture

Previous political experience: 15 years as MHK

Independent candidate: Yes

Political Affiliation: Not affiliated to any political party


Political questions (2011)
Letter to constituents (2011)
Manifesto (2011)









Video (2011)

Candidate for Douglas West, outgoing MHK John Shimmin, talking to John Moss on Mandate, on Thursday, August 11, 2011