Philip Davies

MP, Shipley

Shipley Conservative

Philip Davies’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Philip Davies sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Philip Davies consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year, while most Conservative MPs consistently voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies almost always voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies consistently voted against fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies consistently voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies almost always voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies generally voted against a statutory register of lobbyists, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Philip Davies has quite often rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners' Release 24 May 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the Answer of 11 May 2016 to Question 36152, which religious festivals prisoners were released on temporary licence to attend in each year since 2011.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Pre-sentence Reports 24 May 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many (a) fast and (b) standard delivery pre-sentence reports were prepared for offenders with each band number of previous convictions in the last 12 months for which figures are available.
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Offenders: Crimes of Violence 24 May 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many and what proportion of offenders were (a) remanded in custody and (b) released on court bail after being charged with an offence of (i) common assault, (ii) actual bodily harm, (iii) grievous bodily harm and (iv) assault in the latest year for which information is available.

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Conservative MP for Shipley

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

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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Home Department
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Sentencing
  • Borders: Personal Records
  • Departmental Equality
  • Reoffenders
  • Prisoners' Release

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 28 Jun 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (29 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (12 Mar 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (27 Feb 2006 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Surveys completed for ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:
Received payment of £75 for participation in the January 2015 Parliamentary Panel Survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 May 2015)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone St, London EC1Y 8RT, for opinion surveys:
Received £100 for survey in April 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 May 2015)
Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:
26 August 2015, received payment of £200 for participating in Summer 2015 survey. Hours: 1 hr 15 mins. (Registered 02 September 2015)
7 March 2016, received £350 from News UK and Ireland, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 March 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Association of Conservative Clubs Ltd
Address of donor: 24 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 00457188

(Registered 21 May 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Coral (part of Gala Coral Group)
Address of donor: One Stratford Place, Montfitchet Road, London E20 1EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 3 tickets to Sandown Races on 4 July 2015, with a total value of £450

Date received: 4 July 2015

Date accepted: 4 July 2015

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 13 July 2015)
Name of donor: Betfair
Address of donor: Waterfront, Hammersmith Embankment, Chancellors Road, London W6 9HP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 4 tickets for Ascot Racecourse on Friday 4 September 2015; total value £800

Date received: 24 August 2015

Date accepted: 4 September 2015

Donor status: company, registration 06489716

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets to Doncaster races on 12 September 2015; total value £454

Date received: 7 September 2015

Date accepted: 12 September 2015

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 16 September 2015)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: four tickets (two on each day) with hospitality for Cheltenham Festival on 15 and 17 March 2016; total value £972

Date received: 29 February 2016

Date accepted: 15 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 21 March 2016)
Name of donor: Coral (part of Gala Coral Group)
Address of donor: One Stratford Place, Montfitchet Road, London E20 1EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets with hospitality for Cheltenham Festival on 16 March 2016; total value £600

Date received: 2 March 2016

Date accepted: 16 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 21 March 2016)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 18 September 2012)

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