Tim Loughton

MP, East Worthing and Shoreham

East Worthing and Shoreham Conservative

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  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted moderately for a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details

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Tim Loughton sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Energy and Climate Change: Child Poverty 25 Jun 2015

    The Secretary of State is right to stress that child poverty is a problem not just of income, but many families on low income need support—to make them work-ready, or those with mental health problems—and there are still many tens of thousands of children in this country with attachment problems. Although he rightly mentions the success of the Troubled Families programme, does he...
  • Energy and Climate Change: Household Energy Efficiency 25 Jun 2015

    I welcome the Secretary of State and the Minister of State to their new positions. They have made a good start, although “putting your foot down on the accelerator”—a phrase they have used repeatedly—is perhaps not the most energy efficient approach. Does my right hon. Friend share my astonishment at the ruling by the European Court of Justice earlier this month that...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Border Management (Calais) 24 Jun 2015

    I, too, commend the work of Border Force, which has deterred tens of thousands of illegal migrants from coming to this country. Without its effectiveness, the French would have rather a lot more to complain about. If our border became known as a weak link, many thousands more would pour into Calais. What is the Home Secretary doing to bust the myth that the Home Affairs Committee has...

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Conservative MP for East Worthing and Shoreham

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Education
  • Mental Health
  • Children: Protection
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Adoption
  • Children: Databases

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (3 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (20 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Children) (1 Jul 2003 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1 Jul 2001 to 1 Jul 2003)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Transport and the Regions) (1 Jul 2000 to 1 Jul 2001)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Nov 1997 to 5 Nov 2001)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 102 written questions in the last year — well 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 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 28 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 875 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
From 8 April 2013, adviser to the National Fostering Agency, 71 Cowley Road, Uxbridge, UB8 2AE. Commitment of about 20 hours a year. (£15,000-£20,000) (Registered 18 April 2013; updated 26 May 2013)
April 2014, received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2014)
May 2014, received £1,666 gross. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 28 May 2014)
June 2014, received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 11 June 2014)
July 2013, received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 21 July 2014)
August 2014, received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 2 September 2014)
September 2014 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 2 September 2014)
October 2014 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 29 October 2014)
November 2014 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 24 November 2014)
December 2014 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 22 December 2014)
January 2015 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 13 January 2015)
February 2015 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 25 February 2015)
March 2015 received £1,666 gross. Hours: 3 hrs . (Registered 16 March 2015)
Payments from Cumberlege Eden & Partners Ltd, Snells Cottage, The Green, Newick, Lewes BN8 4LA:
27 March 2014, received £300 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2014)
1 May 2014, received £300 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (28 May 2014)
8 May 2014, received £300 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (28 May 2014)
21 May 2014, received £300 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (28 May 2014)
10 September 2014, received £300 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 22 September 2014)
23 October 2014, received £350 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 29 October 2014)
11 March 2015, received £300 for training session for NHS professionals. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 16 March 2015)
21 July 2014, received £400 from Associated Newspapers Ltd, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, Kensington, London, W8 5TT for article published in Daily Mail. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 28 July 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Tearfund
Address of donor: 100 Church Road, Teddington, London TW11 8QE
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £601.01; road travel; £80; total; £681.01. I covered the cost of my own accommodation and food.
Destination of visit: Jordan (Syrian refugees)
Date of visit: 21-25 July 2014
Purpose of visit: to see Tearfund's work amongst Syrian refugees in Jordan, providing education, child-friendly spaces and material support to refugees living in communities and official refugee camps.
(Registered 2 September 2014)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) Mindful Policy Group Trading Ltd (Registered 20 May 2013)
(a) (b) Classwatch Limited.
11. Miscellaneous
Chairman of the Mindful Policy Group Trading Ltd, a commercial company with a charitable arm which aims to advance the science of attachment through training, conferences and publications. The role is unremunerated but I have an equity stake in the company (see my entry under Category 9 above) (Registered 26 May 2013)

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