Bill Wiggin

MP, North Herefordshire

North Herefordshire Conservative

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  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • 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 against more EU integration Details

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Bill Wiggin

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Conservative MP for North Herefordshire

Entered House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Also represented Leominster

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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Defence
  • Avian Influenza
  • Fisheries: Quotas
  • Fisheries
  • Bovine TB
  • Zimbabwe

Other offices held in the past

  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (19 Jan 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (10 May 2005 to 19 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (20 Nov 2003 to 5 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (28 Feb 2003 to 30 Oct 2003)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (2 Dec 2002 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Transport, Local Government & The Regions Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 22 Jul 2002)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 23 Oct 2003)

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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 52 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • People have made 13 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 376 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Retained by Apex Fund Services Holdings, Veritas House, 125 Finsbury Pavement, London EC2A 1HQ, to seek new clients for offices run by Apex. Remuneration of $5,000 (approx £3,177) a month, plus commission, for six month contract starting 15 March 2013, and renewed on 15 September 2013 and 15 March 2014. Hours: expected to be 8 hrs a week. (£35,001-£40,000, before commission). (Registered 17 April 2013; updated 31 October 2013 and 13 November 2014)
14 April 2014, payment of £2,903.60 for the period 16 March to 15 April 2014. (Registered 6 May 2014)
21 May 2014, payment of £2,878.17 for the period 16 April to 15 May 2014. (Registered 23 June 2014)
17 June 2014, payment of £2,854.41 for the period 16 May 2014 to 15 June 2014. (Registered 2 July 2014)
16 July 2014, payment of £2,823.31 for the period 16 June 2014 to 15 July 2014. (Registered 29 July 2014)
19 August 2014, payment of £2,901.31 for the period 16 July 2014 to 15 August 2014. (Registered 8 September 2014)
16 September 2014, payment of £2,991.06 for the period 16 August 2014 to 15 September 2014. (Registered 21 October 2014)
15 October 2014, payment of £3,047.25 for the period 16 September 2014 to 15 October 2014. (Registered 27 October 2014)
18 November 2014, payment of £3,096.31 for the period 16 October 2014 to 15 November 2014. (Registered 25 November 2014)
18 December 2014, payment of £3,113.35 for the period 16 November 2014 to 15 December 2014. (Registered 26 January 2015)
21 January 2015, payment of £3,196.25 for the period 16 December 2014 to 15 January 2015. (Registered 2 February 2015)
17 February 2015, payment of £3,141.23 for the period 16 January 2015 to 15 February 2015. (Registered 26 February 2015)
16 March 2015, payment of £3,281.53 for the period 16 February 2015 to 15 March 2015. (Registered 26 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
Agricultural land in Herefordshire, near to my home. (Registered 4 July 2013)

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