Philip Davies

MP, Shipley

Shipley Conservative

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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

  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    Can the hon. Gentleman answer a question that those on the Government Benches have been unable to answer so far? Why should we spend over 10 billion a year net to the EU in order to have a 68 billion trade deficit with the EU, when anybody with even a modicum of common sense knows that we can have a 68 billion a year trade deficit with a declining part of the world’s...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Reoffenders 14 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will take steps to place the offences committed by offenders who participate in out-of-court restorative justice on the Police National Computer and make them available to courts dealing with any future offending.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Smoking 14 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what information his Department holds on the proportion of people in the UK (a) who smoke and (b) from other EU member states who smoke.

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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: 6 Jun 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
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)
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 portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 18 September 2012)

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