Philip Dunne

MP, Ludlow

Ludlow Conservative

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How Philip Dunne voted
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  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
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Philip Dunne hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Travel 21 Nov 2014

    Ministry Of Defence expenditure on Ministerial travel in officially provided cars has been as follows: Financial Year (a) Government Car & Despatch Agency (b) Other Car Hire (1) 2007-08 Nil Not Separately Recorded 2008-09 85,100 205,000 2009-10 106,343 218,090 (1) The figures quoted represent an estimate of the Defence Ministers' use of MOD-provided cars. Road...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Army Reserve 21 Nov 2014

    The Government has allocated 1.8 billion to the Future Reserves programme which includes the expansion of the Army Reserve. The proportion of funding allocated to the Army remains sufficient to provide the development and enhancement measures planned for the Reserves under Army 2020, for example the pairing of units and enhanced provision of equipment.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Army Reserve 21 Nov 2014

    The average ages by rank in the Army Reserve, and the average age of those recruited into the Army Reserve since the commencement of Operation Fortify as of 1 October 2014, are shown in the table: Privates Junior NCO Senior NCO Junior Officers Senior Officers Average Age Army Reserve Group A 29 Years 37 Years 46 Years 42 Years 51 Years Average Age on intake, 1...

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Conservative MP for Ludlow

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Diabetes
  • Non-domestic Rates: Garages and Petrol Stations
  • Child Benefit: Personal Records
  • Winter Fuel Payment
  • Low Carbon Buildings Programme

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence

Other offices held in the past

  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Whip, Whips (19 Jan 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (18 Jul 2007 to 18 Nov 2008)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (26 Jul 2006 to 10 Feb 2009)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 24 Oct 2006)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — well 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 during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 77.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 289 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Partner, Gatley Farms; farming partnership.
£13,745 drawings for year ended 31 December 2012. Hours: approximately 50 hours per annum. (Registered 2 December 2013)
£14,245 drawings for year ended 5 April 2013. Hours: approximately 50 hours per annum. (Registered 17 March 2014)
8. Land and Property
Land and property in Herefordshire, some held in trust for life, from which rental income is received.
Interest in land in Surrey, from which rental income is received.
Residential flat in London SW3 from which rental income is received.
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) Nomina 538 LLP, a member of Lloyd’s. (Registered 22 January 2010)
(b) Baronsmead VCT-4-PLC

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