Peter Bone

MP, Wellingborough

Wellingborough Conservative

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  • Voted moderately for encouraging occupational pensions Source
  • Voted very strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly against a more proportional system for electing MPs 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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Peter Bone quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 11 Sep 2014

    Will the Leader of the House arrange for the Leader of the House to make a statement tomorrow in order to, I hope, scotch the rumour that if, unfortunately, Scotland votes to become independent, there will be a move to put back the general election until Scotland becomes independent? Will he confirm that that would require the introduction of new legislation, and that the Government have no...
  • Petitions: Proposed Closure of Glamis Hall (Wellingborough) 10 Sep 2014

    I am grateful to have been given the opportunity to present another petition. I am afraid that this petition is so heavy that I am unable physically to present it myself. It has been signed by 10,119 petitioners and represents a very controversial matter in my constituency. I am very pleased to say that both parties on the borough council of Wellingborough have decided to re-engage with the...
  • Petitions: Dualling of the A45 10 Sep 2014

    The first petition I want to present concerns a major improvement to the A45 in my constituency and the Chowns Mill roundabout. The petition is a result of the efforts of Dudley Hughes, who suggested the idea of a listening campaign, which was very ably led by Tom Pursglove, who is the Conservative parliamentary candidate for Corby. The petition states: The Humble Petition of the residents of...

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Conservative MP for Wellingborough

Entered House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Defence
  • Transport
  • Human Trafficking
  • Police
  • Waiting Times
  • NHS: Finance
  • Public Expenditure

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (29 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
  • Member, Health Committee (20 Aug 2008 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (1 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (29 Jun 2005 to 11 May 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 106 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 20 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 80.71% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 123 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 15–16 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") 656 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fees for completing surveys for ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA:
Received £75 on 11 September 2013 for survey completed on 8 July 2013. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 11 September 2013)
Received £75 on 5 December 2013 for survey completed on 28 October 2013. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 December 2013)
Received £75 on 18 March 2014 for survey completed on 30 January 2014. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 18 March 2014)
Received £75 for a survey completed on the 30th January 2014. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 June 2014)
Fees for completing surveys for IPSOS Mori, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY.
Received £200 for completing survey on 19 June 2013. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 September 2013)
Received £200 on 13 February 2014 for completing survey on 27 November 2013. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 13 February 2014)
Fee from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT:
Received £80 on 5 December 2013 for survey completed on 24 October 2013. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 5 December 2013)
Received £80 on 13 February 2014 for survey completed on 28 November 2013. (Registered 13 February 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: Mrs Sophie Smith
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000, given to Corby and East Northants Conservative Association, of which £5,000 was used towards campaign literature for the EU referendum in my constituency.
(b) Date of receipt: 15 May 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 3 June 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 10 July 2014 )
6. Overseas visits
Address of donor: 45b Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3UR
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2000
Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank
Date of visit: 16 – 21 February 2014
Purpose of visit: fact finding political delegation to Israel and the West Bank
(Registered 11 March 2014)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(a) AJWB Travel Ltd; travel company
11. Miscellaneous
Director of AJWB Travel Ltd; non-remunerated at present.
Owner of P W Bone Chartered Accountants; non-remunerated at present.

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