Graham Stuart

MP, Beverley and Holderness

Beverley and Holderness Conservative

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How Graham Stuart voted
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  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during electionsDetails
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details

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Graham Stuart occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Birmingham Schools 22 Jul 2014

    May I, too, congratulate Peter Clarke and thank him for his work? We must ensure that we have a proportionate response. The Education Committee will be taking evidence from Peter Clarke, Ian Kershaw, head teachers and others in our inquiry. We will produce a report and make recommendations in the autumn. Will the Secretary of State delay her formal response to the recommendations in Peter...
  • Business of the House: 16-plus Care Options 17 Jul 2014

    It is a pleasure to be in the Chamber today with so many members of the Select Committee and other colleagues as we launch our report, “Into independence, not out of care: 16 plus care options”. Our report on 16-plus care options is about a group of young people that is often overlooked and a policy area that is unfashionable and forgotten. We first raised our concerns in our...
  • Business of the House: 16-plus Care Options 17 Jul 2014

    I thank the shadow Minister for his question. We did not specify in the report precisely what that limit should be, but we are entirely in sympathy with that thinking. We would be more ambitious. We think 28 days is outrageously long. A stay of a week would be too long; probably five days would be acceptable. The case that was put to us is that at 11 o’clock on a Friday night—the...

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Conservative MP for Beverley and Holderness

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Transport
  • Work and Pensions
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Hull Royal Infirmary
  • Departmental Conferences
  • Dentistry
  • Departmental Telephone Services
  • Departmental Postal Services

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (7 Nov 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (27 Apr 2007 to 3 Jun 2008)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (24 Jan 2006 to 11 May 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 41 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 41 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 during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 71.45% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 131 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Graham Stuart’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 487 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Globe UK
Address of donor: 9 Dartmouth Street, London SW1H 9BL
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights at a value of £2,047.95, accommodation at a value of £656, total £2,703.95
Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
Date of visit: 26 February – 2 March 2014
Purpose of visit: 2nd Globe climate legislation summit
(Registered 24 March 2014)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) CSL Publishing Ltd.
11. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated director of CSL Publishing Ltd; publisher of consumer magazines and newspapers.
In January 2014 I received three nights’ hospitality in Switzerland from Professor Tim Oates of Cambridge Assessment. (Registered 24 January 2014)

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