John Redwood

MP, Wokingham

Wokingham Conservative

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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
  • Voted strongly for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Source
  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
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John Redwood sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Bills Presented: Backbench Business — Select Committee on Governance of the House 10 Sep 2014

    This is a crucial decision and we need to make it in a timely and sensible way. We stand on the threshold of momentous constitutional events. We might even lose a country from our United Kingdom, or we might go into a period of fundamental constitutional change with a massive devolution of powers. We will need good professional advice and leadership to complement the crucial work of the...
  • Bills Presented: Backbench Business — Select Committee on Governance of the House 10 Sep 2014

    I quite agree. It is a crucial role for a very senior lawyer and has to be rewarded accordingly, and at a level that means that they do not have money worries, because they need to spend all their time concentrating on the job. I am quite sure that the Clerk’s role is senior to and more crucial than that of the chief executive, but I also believe that we need to do our guests and...
  • Bills Presented: Ukraine, Middle East, North Africa and Security 10 Sep 2014

    We should talk more and bomb less. I say that as someone who wants us to have strong defences. I want our country to play a leading role in the world and to be available, with the UN and allies, or if necessary on our own, to reinforce our values. I accept that there are occasions when we have to fight a just war. We were right to liberate Kuwait with our allies, and we were right to liberate...

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Conservative MP for Wokingham

Entered House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Railtrack
  • Departmental Manpower
  • EU Law
  • Departmental Regulation
  • Departmental Disciplinary Proceedings

Other offices held in the past

  • Policy Group On Economic Competitiveness, Conservative Party (16 Dec 2005 to 11 Jan 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Deregulation, Deregulation (17 Mar 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Deregulation, Economic Affairs (9 Sep 2004 to 17 Mar 2005)

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  • Has spoken in 63 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 81 written questions in the last year — 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 80.15% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 26 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 1955 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Visiting Professorship to Middlesex University Business School, lecturing on financial subjects related to my previous career. Address: The Burroughs, London, NW4 4BT.
Received £916.67 gross for May 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 4 June 2013)
Received £916.67 gross for June 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 4 July 2013)
Received £916.67 gross for July 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2013)
Received £916.67 gross for August 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 12 September 2013)
Received £915 gross for September 2013. Hours: 13 hrs. (Registered 2 October 2013)
Received £915 gross for October 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 3 November 2013)
Received £915 gross for November 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2013)
Received £915 gross for December 2013. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 2 January 2014)
Received £915 gross for January 2014. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 3 February 2014)
Received £915 gross for February 2014. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Received £915 gross for March 2014. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Received £915 gross for April 2014. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 8 May 2014)
Chairman of Investment Committee of CS Pan Asset Capital Management Ltd, Vestry House, Laurence Pountney, London EC4R 0EH; an investment advisory company. My duties are to write a twice weekly market review and investment report, to chair the investment committee and to make oral and written presentations. (Updated 16 November 2013)
Gross payment of £41,911 for May-July 2013. Hours: 68 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2013)
Gross payment of £41,911 for August-October 2013. Hours: 69 hours. (Registered 23 October 2013)
Gross payment of £13,970 for December 2013. Hours: 18 hrs. (Registered 2 January 2014)
Gross payment of £27,941 for November 2013 and January 2014. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 3 February 2014)
Gross payment of £41,912 for February, March and April 2014. Hours: 57 hrs. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Member of the Advisory Board of EPIC Private Equity, Audrey House, 16-20 Ely Place, London EC1N 6SN. (Registered 7 February 2012)
Payment of £2,500 gross for April-September 2013. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2013)
Business adviser to Concentric; an independently quoted Swedish engineering company, Unit 10, Gravelly Park, Tyburn Road, Erdington, Birmingham B24 8HW:
Payment of £2,000 gross for May 2013. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 4 June 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for June 2013. Hours; 6 hrs. (Registered 4 July 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for July 2013. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for August 2013. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 12 September 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for September 2013. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 2 October 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for October 2013. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 3 November 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for November 2013. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2013)
Payment of £2,000 gross for December 2013. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 2 January 2014)
Payment of £2,000 gross for January 2014. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 3 January 2014)
Payment of £2,000 gross for February 2014. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Payment of £2,000 gross for March 2014. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 1 May 2014)
Payment of £2,000 gross for April 2014. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 8 May 2014)
Payments from BBC, Broadcasting House, Bristol BS8 2LR:
Payment of £150 for appearing on ‘Any Questions’. Hours: 50 mins plus about 4 hrs travel. (Registered 4 October 2013)
Payments from News International Trading, PO Box 151 Peterborough PE 7 8YT:
Payment of £450 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 August 2013)
Payment of £4,375 from Bondholder Communications Group, 28 Throgmorton Street EC2N 2AN for advice on overseas privatisation. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 3 October 2013)
8. Land and Property
Part interest in a house in Putney, London. (Registered 19 June 2013)

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