Philip Dunne

MP, Ludlow

Ludlow Conservative

Philip Dunne’s voting in Parliament

Philip Dunne is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Philip Dunne’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Almost always voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Philip Dunne never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Defence 23 Jul 2015

    This Government is committed to a 1% increase above inflation in the equipment budget until the end of this Parliament, investing over 160 billion in the next decade. This includes investing in new joint strike fighter jets, surveillance aircraft, hunter killer submarines, two aircraft carriers and the most advanced armoured vehicles. The Ministry of Defence also invests over 400...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Research: Expenditure 23 Jul 2015

    Information on intramural and extramural expenditure for financial years (FY) between 2010-11 to 2013-14 (inclusive of non-recoverable VAT at current prices) is shown below. Expenditure for financial year 2014-15 is currently being compiled and will be available later this year following clearance by the Office of National Statistics. Research FY 2010-11 ( million) FY 2011-12...
  • Avro Vulcan XH558 21 Jul 2015

    Sir David, I am sure you will join me in congratulating my hon. Friend the Member for Aldershot (Sir Gerald Howarth) on securing this debate and on paying such a moving tribute to this magnificent aircraft, which, as we can all tell from the tone of his remarks, he holds in very high regard indeed. My hon. Friend also told us how he originally became a trustee of the Vulcan to the Sky Trust;...

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Conservative MP for Ludlow

Entered the 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

  • Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Defence Procurement) (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (6 Sep 2012 to 8 May 2015)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (17 Jul 2007 to 17 Nov 2008)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (24 Jul 2006 to 9 Feb 2009)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 23 Oct 2006)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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More about this

  • Has spoken in 13 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 94.34% 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.
  • 87 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Philip Dunne’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 309 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Partner, Gatley Farms; farming partnership.
£432 drawings for year ended 5 April 2014. Hours: approximately 50 hours per annum. (Registered 16 December 2014)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Ludlow Constituency Conservative Association
Address of donor: 54 Broad Street, Ludlow SY8 1GP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £18,741 raised at a fundraising event on 18 October 2014 for my re-election campaign, which includes the registrable donations listed below.

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 20 November 2014)
Name of donor: Rosanna Bulmer
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: use of a holiday property donated as an auction prize; value £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 November 2014)
Name of donor: Anne Hepworth
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hotel accommodation donated as an auction prize; value £4,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 November 2014)
Name of donor: Roger Gabb
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,600 value for day’s shooting donated as an auction prize

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 November 2014)
Name of donor: James Hepworth
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: use of a holiday property donated as an auction prize; value £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 November 2014)
Name of donor: Mrs Pamela Twitchell
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 June 2015)
Name of donor: Bromfield Sand & Gravel
Address of donor: Station Lane, Bromfield, Ludlow SY8 2JT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 00823312

(Registered 09 June 2015)
Name of donor: Mrs Georgina Swire
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 June 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Land and property in Herefordshire, some held in trust for life: (i) and (ii)
Interest in land in Surrey: (i) and (ii)
Residential flat in London SW3: (i) and (ii)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Nomina 538 LLP, a member of Lloyd’s. (Registered 22 January 2010)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Baronsmead VCT-4-PLC

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