Huw Irranca-Davies

MP, Ogmore

Ogmore Labour

Huw Irranca-Davies’s voting in Parliament

Huw Irranca-Davies is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Huw Irranca-Davies sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Huw Irranca-Davies generally voted against the hunting ban, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes

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Huw Irranca-Davies never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Department of Energy and Climate Change: Topical Questions 19 Nov 2015

    Gas has always been acknowledged as a bridge to a decarbonised future but the announcements made by the Secretary of State yesterday will have a cumulative effect. Can she assure us that that bridge has not lengthened and raises the risk of a stranded fleet of new gas generators in 25 years, particularly given that some analysis suggests that the emissions shortfall against the fourth carbon...
  • Barnett Floor (Wales) — [Nadine Dorries in the Chair] 10 Nov 2015

    Will the Minister give way?
  • Barnett Floor (Wales) — [Nadine Dorries in the Chair] 10 Nov 2015

    May I take my hon. Friend’s thoughts back to 2008, when I was a Wales Office Minister? The budget for Wales had gone up from 7 billion to 14 billion; by the time we left office, it was 16 billion. It has now decreased significantly. Any false arguments over additional tax-raising powers are nothing compared with the fact that we now need the Barnett floor. When Labour...

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Labour MP for Ogmore

Entered the House of Commons on 14 February 2002 — Byelection


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Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Food Procurement
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Food
  • Departmental Carbon Emissions
  • Dangerous Dogs

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 10 Sep 2015)
  • Chair, Environmental Audit Committee (since 18 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (7 Oct 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Marine and Natural Environment) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Marine and Natural Environment) (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales (2 Jul 2007 to 5 Oct 2008)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Tessa Jowell, Secretary of State), Department for Culture, Media & Sport (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Jane Kennedy, Minister of State), Department for Work and Pensions (13 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 17 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (5 Oct 2002 to 8 Jan 2004)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (24 Jun 2002 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (10 May 2002 to 8 Jan 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 43 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 19 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 73.44% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 17 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.
  • 79 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Huw Irranca-Davies’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 630 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Surveys completed for ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA.
£75 was paid direct to an organisation for a survey I completed on 28 October 2014. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 07 November 2014)
£75 was paid direct to charity for November 2014 MP panel survey. Hours: 20 mins (Registered 15 December 2014)
£75 was paid direct to charity for January-February 2015 MP panel survey. Hours: 20 mins (Registered 29 May 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Holiday home in West Glamorgan: (i)

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