Geoffrey Clifton-Brown

MP, The Cotswolds

The Cotswolds Conservative

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown’s voting in Parliament

Geoffrey Clifton-Brown is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Geoffrey Clifton-Brown sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Geoffrey Clifton-Brown generally voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Geoffrey Clifton-Brown hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Royal Agricultural University (Funding) 26 Nov 2015

    I am very grateful to my hon. Friend for what he is saying. He is being very helpful. May I take it from what he is saying that, as a result of this debate, he would expect HEFCE to enter into further discussions with the RAU authorities to see how the coding of the courses works and whether the 60% figure on which it made this arbitrary decision can be reviewed?
  • Royal Agricultural University (Funding) 26 Nov 2015

    It seems to me and to the RAU, my constituent institution, that ruling it out of the bidding process altogether is completely unfair. Nobody would object if it could make a bid and put forward a case comparable to those of its rival institutions, but not to allow it even to make the case is pretty unreasonable and contrary to all the rules of natural justice.
  • Royal Agricultural University (Funding) 26 Nov 2015

    I am grateful to you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for giving me the opportunity to raise this important topic so that I can highlight the inequity and inappropriateness of, and real damage caused by, a decision made by the Higher Education Funding Council for England with respect to the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, which is based in my constituency and of which I am an alumnus. I...

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Conservative MP for The Cotswolds

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Also represented Cotswold; Cirencester and Tewkesbury


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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Afghanistan
  • Sudan
  • Nepal
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Parliamentary Questions

Currently held offices

  • Member, Finance Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)
  • Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee (since 7 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Administration Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 14 Nov 2011)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Committee of Selection (23 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (21 Jun 2010 to 23 Jun 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (27 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (2 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (8 Dec 2005 to 2 Jul 2007)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (27 Sep 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (17 Jul 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Opposition Deputy Chief Whip (Commons) (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (1 Dec 2001 to 1 Jul 2004)
  • Member, Administration Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Nov 2001)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Jan 2001 to 31 Jul 2001)
  • Member, Broadcasting Committee (1 Jun 2000 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jan 1999 to 1 Jan 2001)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (25 Jul 1997 to 2 Jul 1999)
  • Member, Environment Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 18 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 87.12% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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.
  • 103 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Geoffrey Clifton-Brown’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1115 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Partner in East Peckham partnership, engaged in arable farming in Norfolk. I have the use of a car belonging to the partnership. (Updated 19 March 2014)
Drawings for October 2014: £250.63. Hours: 21 hrs. (Registered 24 November 2014)
Drawings for November 2014: £2,048.30. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 05 January 2015)
Drawings for December 2014: £1,230.65. Hours: 14 hrs. (Registered 22 January 2015)
Drawings for January 2015: £861.83. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 03 March 2015)
Drawings for February 2015: £148.05. Hours: 13 hrs. (Registered 08 May 2015)
Drawings for March 2015: £873.89. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 02 June 2015)
Drawings for April 2015: £3,004.54. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 02 June 2015)
29 May 2015, drawings for May 2015: £1,154.91. Hours: 17.5 hrs. (Registered 02 July 2015; updated 15 July 2015)
30 June 2015, drawings for June 2015: £2,243.83. Hours: 18 hrs. (Registered 14 August 2015)
31 July 2015, drawings for July 2015: £11,728.77. Hours: 43 hrs. (Registered 07 September 2015)
28 August 2015, drawings for August 2015: £179.02. Hours: 67.5 hrs. (Registered 12 October 2015)
30 September 2015, drawings for September 2015: £3,011.81. Hours: 32.5 hrs. (Registered 26 October 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Agricultural holdings in Norfolk: (i) and (ii)
Various let properties in London: (i) and (ii)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Interest in Salisbury Road Development LLP, which owns a property in Christchurch, Dorset. (Registered 18 October 2011)
8. Miscellaneous
Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (unremunerated).

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