Nigel Evans

MP, Ribble Valley

Ribble Valley Conservative

Nigel Evans’s voting in Parliament

Nigel Evans is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Nigel Evans sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Nigel Evans generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Nigel Evans generally voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Nigel Evans’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Nigel Evans’s full vote analysis page for more.

Nigel Evans never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions 21 Jul 2015

    The Chancellor is the darling of beer drinkers throughout the country, with his three tax cuts on beer and getting rid of the tax escalator. Will he continue his support for the brewing industry? Should he do so, it may even help any leadership bid that he may or not make at some time in the future.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Topical Questions 16 Jul 2015

    The Secretary of State has just said that potholes are a nuisance and a menace, but they are incredibly dangerous as well, particularly for cyclists. Can he encourage local authorities to use the money that has now been provided to act urgently to repair potholes?
  • Business of the House 16 Jul 2015

    Yesterday I went to the Diabetes UK lobby, where I met a brave triple amputee, along with two of my constituents who live with diabetes. One of them gave me the Daily Mirror, which reports that 135 amputations are taking place every week. We have found ourselves in an appalling situation, and it is only going to get worse with the obesity time bomb that is about to hit us. Is it possible to...

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Conservative MP for Ribble Valley

Entered the 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

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 63 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 87 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.
  • Has voted in 92.45% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above 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.
  • 96 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Nigel Evans’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1164 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.


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