Lynne Featherstone

MP, Hornsey and Wood Green

Hornsey and Wood Green Liberal Democrat

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  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Has never voted on raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
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Lynne Featherstone hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Child Sexual Exploitation (Rotherham) 26 Feb 2015

    I am grateful for the opportunity to respond to the hon. Member for Rotherham (Sarah Champion) and congratulate her on securing this debate on such an important issue. Her continued dedication to addressing child sexual exploitation, both in Rotherham, alongside the police and local agencies, and nationally, in partnership with Barnardo’s, is to be applauded. As she is aware, I...
  • Child Sexual Exploitation (Rotherham) 26 Feb 2015

    In a moment. The Government have taken immediate action to protect children in Rotherham. We have appointed Malcolm Newsam—one of the country’s most experienced experts in children’s services improvement—to oversee the initial changes needed. In addition, following the publication of Louise Casey’s report, my right hon. Friend the Secretary of Sate for...
  • Child Sexual Exploitation (Rotherham) 26 Feb 2015

    My hon. Friend makes an important point. We need that kind of hands-on experience in both Departments as well as co-ordination between them, because we do not want anyone falling through the holes or not recognising what needs to be done. Louise Casey’s report also describes how a small youth project, Risky Business, had developed a ground-breaking approach to reaching out to victims of...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Hornsey and Wood Green

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • International Development
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Police
  • Departmental Manpower
  • Prisons
  • Departmental Retirement
  • Departmental Pay

Currently held offices

  • The Minister of State, Home Department

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development (6 Sep 2012 to 4 Nov 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Government Equalities Office) (12 May 2010 to 26 Apr 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Children, Schools and Families) (7 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Youth and Equality Spokesperson, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (6 Mar 2008 to 8 Jan 2009)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development, International Development (19 Dec 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • London, Cross-Portfolio and Non-Portfolio Responsibilities (21 Mar 2006 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (3 Mar 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (3 Mar 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 24 May 2006)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 22 May 2006)
  • Shadow Minister, Home Affairs (1 Jun 2005 to 19 Dec 2006)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (10 May 2005 to 3 Mar 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 65.27% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 225 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Lynne Featherstone’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 283 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Feb 2015.

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: Mr Martyn Bond
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 9 February 2014)
(a) Name of donors: Ruth and Michael West
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 19 February 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Nick Aleksander
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 26 August 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Alex Sweet
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 26 August 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Ruth and Michael West
(a) Address of donors: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000
(a) Donor status: individuals
(a) (Registered 16 September 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Della and Dan Hirsch
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000
(a) Donor status: individuals
(a) (Registered 23 September 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Martyn Bond
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 24 September 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Alistair Barr
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 3 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Michael Young
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 3 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Duncan Greenland
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 3 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Neil Sherlock
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,750
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 15 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: David Bouchier
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 15 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Brompton Capital Ltd
(a) Address of donor: 19 South Audley Street,London W1K 2BN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 3275808
(a) (Registered 18 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Alex Sweet
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 6 February 2015)
8. Land and Property
House in London. (Registered 29 January 2013)

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