Lynne Featherstone

Former MP, Hornsey and Wood Green

Hornsey and Wood Green Liberal Democrat

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  • Voted moderately for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Details
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details

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Lynne Featherstone hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Mephedrone: Hampshire 26 Mar 2015

    Data specifically on the Gosport and Fareham area is not available as the Crime Survey for England and Wales does not allow sufficiently robust estimates to be made for smaller geographic areas. For England and Wales as a whole, the 2013/14 Crime Survey for England and Wales showed that the proportion of people aged 16 to 59 who said they had taken mephedrone in the last year was 0.6 per...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Domestic Violence 25 Mar 2015

    Recommendation 11 of the HMIC report relates to a multi-agency inspection on domestic abuse. The Home Secretary wrote to Ministerial colleagues seeking support to multi-agency inspections in January. Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary will continue to inspect the police response to domestic abuse as part of their annual all-force PEEL (Police Efficiency, Effectiveness and...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Sexual Offences 25 Mar 2015

    The National Group on Sexual Violence Against Children and Vulnerable People has held 19 meetings since it was formed in April 2013. The group met every four weeks until January 2014, while it developed its programme of work. Since then, meetings have focused on monitoring delivery of the programme, and have been held every six to eight weeks. The Home Office-led group, which I chair as...

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Hornsey and Wood Green

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

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

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Home Department (4 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • 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 (8 Jun 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (17 May 2010 to 8 Jun 2011)
  • 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)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (3 Mar 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (3 Mar 2006 to 20 Dec 2007)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 22 May 2006)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) (10 May 2005 to 3 Mar 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 14 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 64.65% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 9 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.
  • 204 people are tracking this MP
  • 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: 30 Mar 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 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)
(a) Name of donor: Louisa Service
(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 2 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Ruth and Michael West
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 towards my re-election campaign
(a) Donor status: individuals
(a) (Registered 16 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
House in London. (Registered 29 January 2013)

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