Tom Greatrex

MP, Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Rutherglen and Hamilton West Labour

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How Tom Greatrex voted
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  • Voted strongly for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted moderately against increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against more EU integration Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
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Tom Greatrex hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Entry Clearances: South Africa 27 Nov 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate she has made of the size of the current UK visa application backlog in the regional processing hub in Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Superfast Broadband 26 Nov 2014

    What assessment he has made of the adequacy of provision of superfast broadband services in Scotland.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Superfast Broadband 26 Nov 2014

    The Secretary of State will be aware that 69% of UK premises have access to broadband whereas the figure for Scotland is only 48%. Does he agree that the situation for my constituents in Torhead Farm is unacceptable? That housing scheme is served by two cabinets, one in the commercial scheme and the other in the community scheme, so one person has access to commercial broadband whereas their...

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Labour MP for Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Work and Pensions
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Treasury
  • Scotland
  • Justice
  • Work Capability Assessment
  • Atos Healthcare
  • Atos
  • Procurement
  • Work Capability Assessments

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Energy)
  • Member, Procedure Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Scotland) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 24 Nov 2014.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Fees from Comres, Four Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA for participation in Parliamentary Panel Surveys:
22 November 2013, £75 for survey, paid to Tom Greatrex MP Office Account. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 26 November 2013)
January 2014, £75 for November 2013 survey, paid to Tom Greatrex MP Office Account. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 January 2014)
19 March 2014, £75 for January 2013 survey, paid to Tom Greatrex MP Office Account. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 March 2014)
£75 for survey, paid to Tom Greatrex MP Office Account. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 6 May 2014)
£75 for survey, paid to Tom Greatrex MP Office Account. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 June 2014)
Fee of £80 received on 7 November 2013 from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for research interview. Hours: 20 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 19 November 2013)
Payment of £80 from YouGov, Featherstone St, London EC1Y 8RT, for survey, paid to Tom Greatrex MP Office Account. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 26 November 2013)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Ice Energy Technologies
Address of donor: 2 Oakfield House, Oakfields Industrial Estate, Eynsham OX29 4TH
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, £618 and hotel accommodation, £163.15; total cost £781.15
Destination of visit: Stockholm, Sweden
Date of visit: 21-22 November 2013
Purpose of visit: fact-finding visit to see the application of ground source heat pumps and insulation schemes, meet manufacturers and installers of heat pumps and related systems and discuss energy policy with Swedish Members of Parliament.
(Registered 27 December 2013)
Name of donor: Exane BNP Paribas
Address of donor: 1 Hanover Street, London W1S 1YZ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation to a value of £4,607.44
Destination of visit: New York and Boston, USA
Date of visit: 14-17 May 2014
Purpose of visit: to meet with US-based energy investors and analysts to discuss the UK energy market, investment prospects and wider policy developments and considerations.
(Registered 20 June 2014)

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