Rob Flello

MP, Stoke-on-Trent South

Stoke-on-Trent South Labour

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Rob Flello’s voting in Parliament

Rob Flello is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Rob Flello’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Rob Flello’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Rob Flello’s full vote analysis page for more.

Rob Flello has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Outcome of the EU Referendum 27 Jun 2016

    As well as jobs in the ceramics industry, many of my constituents rely on the logistics sector—indeed, all our constituencies need that sector. Given that there has already been a lot of concern about what is happening in Calais to hauliers coming across, what assurance can the Prime Minister give to the haulage industry that the border will remain in Calais, and will not find itself in...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Highways England: Training 27 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will place in the Library a copy of the training syllabus, training manuals and associated materials on training for Highways England traffic officers for moving vehicles from live lanes to emergency refuge areas.
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Clinical Commissioning Groups 20 Jun 2016

    To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, how many people are resident in the areas covered by each clinical commissioning group in England; and how many births were recorded in each such area in each of the last three years.

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Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent South

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


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Topics of interest

  • Justice
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Transport
  • Colombia
  • Coroners
  • Young Offenders
  • Chief Coroner
  • Abortion

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (8 Oct 2010 to 2 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Secretary of State), Department for Communities and Local Government (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio), Cabinet Office (11 Jun 2007 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Minister of State), Ministry of Justice (6 Jun 2007 to 12 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Harriet Harman QC, Minister of State), Department for Constitutional Affairs (1 Feb 2007 to 6 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Lord Falconer of Thoroton QC, Secretary of State), Department for Constitutional Affairs (17 Aug 2006 to 1 Feb 2007)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (17 Jul 2005 to 30 Oct 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Rob Flello’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 81 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 52.56% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 59 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above 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.
  • 95 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Rob Flello’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 257 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 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: UNITY Trades Union
Address of donor: Hillcrest House, Garth Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ST1 2AB

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 04 June 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Road Haulage Association
Address of donor: Roadway House, Bretton Way, Bretton, Peterborough PE3 8DD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: salary and national Insurance contributions of around £16,000 pa to be provided for an intern in my Parliamentary office in relation to my duties as Chair APPG Freight Transport and to support me in my work on the Transport Select Committee, from 10 June 2015

Date received: 10 June 2015

Date accepted: 10 June 2015

Donor status: company, registration 391886

(Registered 01 July 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Road Haulage Association
Address of donor: Roadway House, Bretton Way, Bretton, Peterborough PE3 8DD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: guest of the RHA at the Motor Transport Awards 2015; estimated value £400

Date received: 1 July 2015

Date accepted: 1 July 2015

Donor status: company, registration 391886

(Registered 07 July 2015)
Name of donor: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales
Address of donor: 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: an educational allowance of £5,218.55 and accommodation provided for an intern in my parliamentary office for 10 months: 12 October 2015July 2016

Date of receipt: 12 October 2015

Date of acceptance: 12 October 2015

Donor status: registered charity

(Registered 20 October 2015)

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