Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Paul Beresford voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted moderately against allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted strongly for a smoking banDetails
- Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly against restricting the provision of services to private patients by the NHSDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
- Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
- Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted strongly against introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integrationDetails
- Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
- Voted very strongly against the hunting banDetails
- Voted moderately against equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
- Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
- Voted very strongly for an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Voted strongly for greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
- Has never voted on a transparent ParliamentDetails
- Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
- Voted moderately for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
- Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted very strongly for reforming the NHS so GPs buy services on behalf of their patientsDetails
- Voted strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
More on well-known issues (from the Guardian) & their full record
In the light of one of the statements you have mentioned, Mr Speaker, and the publication in a few minutes of the Privileges Committee report, will the Leader of the House consider a debate on a positive aspect of the relationship between UK police and MPs? I am, of course, referring to the little-known—it should be publicised—police service parliamentary scheme, which has...
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what recent advice she has received from the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre on written material used in child sexual abuse.
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he is taking to bring the new vaccine for Crohn's disease developed by Professor Hermon-Taylor forward to the human trial stage; and how much funding his Department has allocated to such work.
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Topics of interest
- Communities and Local Government
- Home Department
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Departmental Written Questions
- Non-domestic Rates: Garages and Petrol Stations
- Dental Services
- CJD: Disease Control
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Standards and Privileges (26 Jul 2010 to 7 Jan 2013)
- Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (28 Jun 2006 to 11 May 2010)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 28 Jun 2006)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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- Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 31 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 79.54% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 365 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Employed as part-time dental surgeon for Beresford Dental Practice Limited, 207 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 6SQ:
Fees paid to Beresford Dental Practice for 2012-13, giving net profits of £14,151. I made no drawings from the company during the year. Hours: 400 hrs approx. (Registered 10 October 2013; updated 3 February 2014)
Costs of £625 for attending the FMC dental conference on 7 & 8 June 2013 were met by
FMC, Hertford House, Farm Close, Shenley, Herts WD7 9AB, in lieu of payment as
conference MC in November 2013. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 25 June 2013)
Retained as consultant on Professional Indemnity for Lockton Insurance, The St Botolph Bldg, 138 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7AG. Remuneration of £1,000 a month for between 6 and 24 hours each month.
28 May 2013, payment of £3,000 for January, February and March 2013. Hours: 24 hrs in total. (Registered 25 June 2013)
January 2014, payment of £6,000 for the six months from April to September 2013. Hours: 48 hrs approx. (Registered 3 February 2014)
8. Land and Property
Private accommodation and surgery, London.
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