Cheryl Gillan’s voting in Parliament
Cheryl Gillan is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Cheryl Gillan sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:
Cheryl Gillan generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
Cheryl Gillan generally voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
We have lots more plain English analysis of Cheryl Gillan’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Cheryl Gillan’s full vote analysis page for more.
Cheryl Gillan occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, which ancient woodlands are under discussion with Natural England to be added to the ancient woodland inventory of Phase 1 of High Speed 2.
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what proportion of trees used for ecological mitigation planting for High Speed 2 will be sourced from the UK.
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, for what reasons HS2 Ltd is challenging the classification of the additional woods to be added to the ancient woodland inventory; and if he will make a statement.
More of Cheryl Gillan’s recent appearances
Conservative MP for Chesham and Amersham
Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election
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Topics of interest
- Home Department
- High Speed 2 Railway Line
- National Offender Management Service
- Probation Service
- High Speed Two
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Public Administration Committee (12 May 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- The Secretary of State for Wales (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Dec 2003 to 24 Mar 2004)
- Shadow Minister of State (Home Office) (10 May 2003 to 10 May 2005)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (10 May 2001 to 10 May 2003)
- Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (10 May 1998 to 10 May 2001)
- Shadow Minister (International Development) (1 Apr 1998 to 5 Apr 2001)
- Shadow Minister (Trade and Industry) (5 May 1997 to 10 May 1998)
- Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Employment) (6 Jul 1995 to 1 May 1997)
- Member, Procedure Committee (20 Apr 1994 to 17 Oct 1995)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Apr 1992 to 7 Nov 1995)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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- Has spoken in 51 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Has received answers to 122 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 66.04% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
- 130 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Cheryl Gillan’s activity
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 741 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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