Graham Stuart

Former MP, Beverley and Holderness

Beverley and Holderness Conservative

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  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details

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Graham Stuart occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House (24, 25 and 26 March) (No. 2): Procedure of the House 26 Mar 2015

    I was elected Chair of the Education Committee under the new procedure in this Parliament by secret ballot of the whole House. If it had been up to the party Whips, I doubt I would ever have taken that position. How can a secret ballot be anything other than a protection of the voice of people in this Chamber so that they can speak up? For the Opposition to suggest otherwise can only be for...
  • Petitions: Eligibility of Members to vote on certain issues in the House of Commons 24 Mar 2015

    It is a pleasure to be joined by so many colleagues to present petitions from up and down the country calling for English votes on English laws. Petitions have also been raised by many dozens of other colleagues and constituencies. In just a few weeks, there will be a general election at which we will face a decisive choice on a number of important issues, one of which is whether the people...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Child Benefit 16 Mar 2015

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many people who submitted applications for child benefit to the Child Benefit Office in the last 12 months were subsequently told by that office that their application was not received.

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Former Conservative MP for Beverley and Holderness

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — 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, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Education Committee (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Children, Schools and Families Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (22 Oct 2007 to 8 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (18 Mar 2007 to 3 Aug 2007)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (23 Jan 2006 to 6 May 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 9 written questions in the last year — below 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 69.98% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 29 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.
  • 127 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 518 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
Received payment of £90 on 23 January 2014 from The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way,   London N1 9GU, for writing an article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 5 June 2014)
Received payment of £100 from New York University, 6 Bedford Sq, London WC1B 3RA, for delivering a lecture. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 5 December 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Beech Hill Residential Investments Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Holderness House, 36 Market Place, South Cave, Brough HU15 2AT
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 02808347
(a) (Registered 25 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Morco Products Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Morco House, Riverview Road, Beverley HU17 0LD
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500 towards my re-election campaign
(a) Donor status: company, registration 064585
(a) (Registered 27 January 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Peter Ward Homes Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Annie Reed Road, Beverley HU17 0LF
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards my re-election campaign
(a) Donor status: company, registration 01758094
(a) (Registered 27 January 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Michael Oughtred
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 towards my re-election campaign
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 13 February 2015)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: The Global Legislators Organisation (GLOBE)
Address of donor: Southbank House (SB. 406), 28 Black Prince Road, London SE1 7SJ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £2,756.45, accommodation £969.88, total £3,726.33
Destination of visit: Mexico City
Date of visit: 4 -9 June 2014
Purpose of visit: to attend GLOBE 2nd World Summit of Legislators in my capacity as Chairman of GLOBE International.
(Registered 18 June 2014)
Name of donor: The Global Environment Facility
Address of donor: 1818 H Street, NW, Mail Stop P4-400, Washington DC, 20433 USA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): return flights £5,269.35, accommodation £471.43; total £5,740.78
Destination of visit: Cancun, Mexico
Date of visit: 25-29 May 2014
Purpose of visit: speaking at the GEF Ministerial Forum.
(Registered 26 June 2014)
Name of donor: The Soufan Group
Address of donor: 156 West 56th Street, Suite 1702, NY 10019

Amount of donation: flights with a value of £2,903.92; car service valued at £83.79; accommodation with a value of £803.65, total £3,791.36

Destination of visit: New York

Date of Visit: 9 to 12 December 2014

Purpose of visit: Talk at Fordham University on extremism in English schools.
(Registered 9 January 2015)
Name of donor: GLOBE Initiative at E3G
Address of donor: 47 Great Guildford Street, London SE1 0ES

Amount of donation: flights at a value of £1,283 and accommodation at a value of £155, total £1,438.

Destination: Lima, Peru

Date of Visit: 6 to 9 December 2014

Purpose of the visit: GLOBE COP20 Legislators Summit
(Registered 9 January 2015)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) CSL Publishing Ltd.
11. Miscellaneous
Unremunerated director of CSL Publishing Ltd; publisher of consumer magazines and newspapers.

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