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Former Labour MP for Crewe and Nantwich
- Also represented Crewe; Exeter
- Entered Parliament on 31 March 1966 — General election
- Left Parliament on 17 April 2008 — Died
- Majority: 7,078 votes. — 345th out of 636 MPs.
Voting record (from PublicWhip)
How Gwyneth Dunwoody voted on key issues since 2001:
- Voted a mixture of for and against a stricter asylum system. votes
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs. votes
- Voted strongly against introducing foundation hospitals. votes
- Voted very strongly for the Iraq war. votes
- Voted strongly against an investigation into the Iraq war. votes
- Voted moderately against introducing ID cards. votes
- Has never voted on replacing Trident. votes
- Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords. votes
- Voted strongly against greater autonomy for schools. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration. votes
- Has never voted on a transparent Parliament. votes
- Voted moderately for laws to stop climate change. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against the hunting ban. votes
- Voted moderately against Labour's anti-terrorism laws. votes
- Voted for encouraging occupational pensions. votes
- Voted moderately for a smoking ban. votes
- Voted a mixture of for and against equal gay rights. votes
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More on their full record
- Quite often rebels against their party in their last parliament.
Most recent appearances
- Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Palestinians: Economic Situation (3 Apr 2008)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of (a) progress on implementation of the Palestinian Reform and Development Plan and (b) the effect of Hamas' control of Gaza on the overall development of the Palestinian economy.”
- Written Answers — International Development: Palestinians: Overseas Aid (2 Apr 2008)
“To ask the Secretary of State for International Development what assessment he has made of the effect of the situation in Gaza on the flow of UK aid to the Palestinians; whether his Department plans to resume direct funding to the Palestinian Authority; and if he will make a statement.”
- Written Answers — Transport: Lorries: Testing (2 Apr 2008)
“To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many heavy goods vehicle test stations are operated by the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency; and what their locations are.”
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- Has spoken in 56 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 101 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 42.72% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
- 39 people are tracking this MP.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 216 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
Register of Members’ Interests
Register last updated: 25 Mar 2008. More about the Register
Figures in brackets are ranks.Data from parliament.uk (source).
|Type||2008/09||2007/08||2006/07 (ranking out of 645)||2005/06||2004/05 (ranking out of 659)||2003/04 (ranking out of 658)||2002/03 (ranking out of 657)||2001/02 (ranking out of 657)|
|Staying away from main home||£3,357 (582nd)||£3,421||£3,119 (602nd)||£6,376 (599th)||£19,722 (joint 1st with 230 others)||£15,170 (joint 339th with 1 other)|
|Office running costs||£19,653 (396th)||£20,119||£18,580 (303rd)||£18,100 (452nd)||£18,218 (joint 241st with 2 others)||£23,300 (99th)|
|Staffing costs||£87,742 (132nd)||£79,296||£68,875 (419th)||£62,612 (551st)||£49,097 (625th)||£38,437 (540th)|
|Members' Travel||£633 (624th)1||£10,622 (190th)||£9,909||£10,945 (308th)||£11,180 (283rd)||£13,358 (189th)||£9,479 (243rd)|
|Members' Staff Travel||£0||£0||£372||£1,382 (134th)||£1,760 (71st)||£1,518 (93rd)||£824 (162nd)|
|Members' Spouse Travel||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Members' Family Travel||£0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Purchased Stationery||£641 (452nd)||£576||£669 (joint 421st with 1 other)||£533 (493rd)||£1,086 (297th)||£1,050 (joint 304th with 1 other)|
|Stationery: Associated Postage Costs||N/A||£2,706 (joint 313th with 1 other)||£2,538||£2,726 (301st)||£2,789 (289th)||N/A||N/A|
|Centrally Provided Computer Equipment||£949 (joint 486th with 2 others)||£271||£1,722 (505th)||£1,722 (496th)||£1,450 (565th)||£0|
|Other Costs||£0||£0||£0||£4,981 (21st)||£0||£0|
|Total||£125,670 (508th)||£116,502||£108,018 (569th)||£110,053 (508th)||£104,449 (496th)||£88,260 (340th)|