Nigel Evans

MP, Ribble Valley

Ribble Valley Conservative

A selection of Nigel Evans's votes

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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Has never voted on paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted moderately against encouraging occupational pensions Details

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Nigel Evans

Recent appearances

  • Fifa 1 Jun 2015

    Will the Secretary of State make absolutely certain that, with this “cling-on” in charge of FIFA, the sponsors will know that their names will be associated not with the beautiful game, but with a corrupt and discredited organisation?
  • Business of the House 28 May 2015

    May I congratulate the people of Ireland on the outcome of their recent referendum? It is to be applauded. Maybe someone should bake them a cake—although I know where the cake will not be coming from. During the last Parliament I pushed hard on free transport to schools, and I would like a debate on this as soon as possible. Local authorities have discretion to give payments to parents...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Small Businesses 26 Mar 2015

    What steps his Department is taking to support small businesses.

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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

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (8 Dec 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (7 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (23 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means (8 Jun 2010 to 11 Sep 2013)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (13 Oct 2009 to 11 Sep 2013)
  • Member, International Development Committee (13 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 13 Jul 2009)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (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 Committee (20 Jan 1997 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Public Service Committee (23 Oct 1996 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Transport Committee (15 Dec 1992 to 5 Jul 1993)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 52 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 84 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1155 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 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)
January 2015, received £1,762.50. Hours: as above (Registered 26 February 2015)

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