Andrew Gwynne

MP, Denton and Reddish

Denton and Reddish Labour

Andrew Gwynne’s voting in Parliament

Andrew Gwynne is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Andrew Gwynne’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Andrew Gwynne’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Andrew Gwynne’s full vote analysis page for more.

Andrew Gwynne never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Syria 21 Sep 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will make it her policy to provide administrative assistance to EU member states receiving the highest numbers of Syrian refugees to help them to process asylum claims.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Defibrillators 17 Sep 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether NHS England's high cost device steering group sought advice from clinicians and other healthcare professionals before recommending the removal of implantable cardiac defibrillators from the high cost device exclusion list.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Defibrillators 17 Sep 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will ask NHS England to publish the minutes of meetings of the high cost device steering group at which the recommendation was made to remove subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillators from the high cost device exclusion list.

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Labour MP for Denton and Reddish

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Work and Pensions
  • Buildings
  • Thromboembolism
  • Apprentices
  • Social Networking
  • Health Services: Greater Manchester

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Health) (since 7 Oct 2011)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Jacqui Smith, Secretary of State), Home Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Scotland of Asthal QC, Minister of State), Home Office (14 Aug 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Scotland of Asthal, Minister of State), Home Office (10 Nov 2005 to 14 Aug 2006)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 18 Jan 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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More about this

  • Has spoken in 130 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 333 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 56.16% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 35 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.
  • 103 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrew Gwynne’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 318 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 28 Sep 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for online surveys:
21 November 2014, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to constituency party. (Registered 16 December 2014)
16 September 2014, received payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY for survey. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to constituency party (Registered 08 October 2014)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Taipei Representative Office in the UK
Address of donor: 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel, accommodation and hospitality; £3,250

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Date of visit: 25 July - 1 August 2015

Purpose of visit: to attend events and meetings with a group of parliamentarians from the British–Taiwanese All Party Parliamentary Group.

(Registered 20 August 2015)

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