Stephen Dorrell

Charnwood Conservative

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How Stephen Dorrell voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted moderately against more EU integrationDetails
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disabilityDetails
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails

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Stephen Dorrell hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 2 Apr 2014

    In the week when our right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Exchequer has spoken of the importance to the Government of securing full employment, will the Prime Minister confirm that the record shows that no Labour Government in history left office with unemployment lower than when they came to office? Does that not illustrate in this area, as in all others, the importance of the principle...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Clause 127 — Short title 11 Mar 2014

    I shall make two brief points, which I think are the two things for which the Bill will be remembered. The first is a story that started 17 years ago, when Tony Blair as a newly elected Labour Prime Minister went to the Labour party conference and said that a Labour Government should not tolerate a position in which families lose their houses in order for their loved ones to be cared for. It...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: New Clause 6 — Secretary of State’s response to a section 65 regulator’s report on an NHS foundation trust 11 Mar 2014

    My right hon. Friend is making the key point in this debate. He is describing a locally rooted, clinically led consultation process that engages the professional community as well as the local political community. It must be right that we deliver change in the health and care system in that way. The Health and Social Care Act was motivated by exactly that thought process, as my hon. Friend...

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Conservative MP for Charnwood


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Education and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Government Offices (East Midlands)
  • Capital Spending (Leicestershire)
  • Crimes of Violence: Charnwood
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Information Officers

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (15 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)


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  • Has spoken in 18 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below 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 67.77% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 20–21 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") 1093 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

1. Remunerated directorships
Faithful Group Ltd., 1-3 College Yard, Worcester. Provider of management services.
Director’s fee of £10,000 received on 29 June 2013 in respect of approximately 20 hours per week for the financial year ended 30 June 2013. Hours: approximately 1000 hrs. (Registered 5 July 2013)
Artemis Apparel Ltd. (Registered 5 July 2013)
CapitB Ltd, Access House, Halesfield 17, Telford, Shropshire. Provider of training services to the road transport industry. Payment made to Faithful Group Ltd. (Registered 27 November 2013)
3. Clients
(of Faithful Group Ltd):
Celerant Consulting Ltd. (management consultants). Address: Avalon House, 72 Lower Mortlake Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2JY.(Registered 1 August 2012)
Payments to Faithful Group Ltd in relation to services delivered by me to Celerant Consulting Ltd.:
£12,500 Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 5 July 2013; updated 20 August 2013)
£12,500 Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 5 July 2013; updated 20 August 2013)
£12,500 Hours: 100 hrs.(Registered 5 July 2013; updated 20 August 2013)
£16,500 Hours: 130 hrs. (Registered 5 July 2013; updated 20 August 2013)
£12,500 for period 1 April to 30 June 2013. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 11 September 2013)
£12,500 for period 1 July to 30 September 2013. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 27 November 2013)
£12,500 for period 1 October to 31 December 2013. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 6 February 2014)
Kandahar Asset Management Company Ltd, Nuffield House, 41-46 Piccadilly, London W1J 0DS. (Registered 5 July 2013)
Payments to Faithful Group Ltd in relation to services delivered by me to Kandahar Asset Management Company Ltd:
£12,000 for period 1 April to 30 June 2013. Hours: 80 hrs. (Registered 11 September 2013)
£9,000 for period 1 July to 30 September 2013. Hours: 60 hrs. (Registered 27 November 2013)
£10,500 for period 1 October to 31 December 2013. Hours: 80 hrs. (Registered 6 February 2014)
CapitB Ltd:
Payment of £1,000 made to Faithful Group Ltd in relation to services delivered by me to CapitB Ltd. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 6 February 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Qatar Foundation
Address of donor: PO Box 5825 Doha, Qatar
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and other costs with an estimated value of £5,000
Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar
Date of visit: 9-12 December 2013
Purpose of visit: to participate in the World Innovation Summit for Health
(Registered 16 December 2013)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) Faithful Group Ltd.
(a) Artemis Apparel Ltd. (Registered 5 July 2013)

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