Nigel Evans

MP, Ribble Valley

Ribble Valley Conservative

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How Nigel Evans voted since 2001
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  • Voted moderately for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Has never voted on increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Nigel Evans occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 6 Mar 2015

    Planning Consent Applications (Contracts): Bill - Second reading – Nigel Evans. Legislation
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Culture, Media and Sport: Tourism 26 Feb 2015

    Does the Minister agree that food tourism is now vitally important to the British economy? Will she send her congratulations to Craig Bancroft and Nigel Haworth of Northcote hotel, who for 15 years have successfully run a food festival called Obsession, which runs for 15 days with five courses with matching wines of international and national repute? If I send her the date for next year, will...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Whisky: Excise Duties 26 Feb 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent estimate he has made of the effect of alcohol excise duty rates on domestic consumption of Scotch whisky.

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Conservative MP for Ribble Valley

Entered House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Surplus Assets Sales
  • Correspondence
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Departmental Data Protection
  • Ministerial Accommodation

Currently held offices

  • Member, Administration Committee
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee
  • Member, Public Administration Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (8 Jun 2010 to 11 Sep 2013)
  • Member, Chairmen's Panel Committee (15 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (13 Oct 2009 to 11 Sep 2013)
  • Member, International Development Committee (10 Aug 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, International Development Committee (13 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Culture, Media & Sport Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 10 Aug 2009)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 13 Jul 2009)
  • Vice-Chairman (Conservatives Abroad), Conservative Party (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Trade & Industry (8 Dec 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (23 Oct 2003 to 17 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (18 Sep 2001 to 6 Nov 2003)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Aug 1999 to 31 Jul 2001)
  • Member, Environment (20 Jan 1997 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Public Service (23 Oct 1996 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Transport Committee (15 Dec 1992 to 5 Jul 1993)

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  • Has spoken in 45 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 77 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 17.90% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 32 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 102 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Nigel Evans’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1149 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Feb 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from Exclusive Press & Publicity Ltd, Golden Cross House, 8 Duncannon Street, London WC2N 4JF, in respect of three media engagements with (1) the Mail on Sunday, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT (2) the Daily Mirror, 1 Canada Square, London E14 5AP (3) ITV, The London Studios, 58-72 Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT. Hours: 3 hrs for each; 9 hrs in total. To be paid in twelve monthly instalments until June 2015. (Registered 15 August 2014)
13 July 2014, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above. (Registered 15 August 2014)
13 August 2014, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above. (Registered 15 August 2014)
September 2014, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above. (Registered 14 January 2015)
October 2014, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above. (Registered 14 January 2015)
November 2014, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above. (Registered 14 January 2015)
December 2014, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above (Registered 19 January 2015)

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