Jack Lopresti

MP, Filton and Bradley Stoke

Filton and Bradley Stoke Conservative

Jack Lopresti’s voting in Parliament

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

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  • Jack Lopresti consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Organised Sporting Events: Charges 11 May 2016

    May I be clear that Stoke Gifford parish council is not looking specifically to raise revenue from Parkrun Ltd? It is looking for a contribution to maintain existing facilities—it is not a profit-making exercise.
  • Organised Sporting Events: Charges 11 May 2016

    I beg to move, That this House has considered powers of local government to charge for organised sporting events. I have called the debate mainly to highlight an ongoing dispute between Stoke Gifford parish council in my constituency and Parkrun Ltd. It has now developed into a much bigger issue to do with the freedom, authority and ability of directly elected local councils to charge for...
  • Organised Sporting Events: Charges 11 May 2016

    I am not, of course, seeking to discourage any such activities. As I said in my opening remarks, I appreciate fully what Parkrun does and is trying to achieve, and the benefits of that. The debate is about the ability of a local council to raise money for the maintenance of its facilities, and about what constitutes an organised sporting event, which I will come to later in my remarks. The...

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Conservative MP for Filton and Bradley Stoke

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • Defence
  • International Development
  • Home Department
  • Palestinians
  • Iran
  • Middle East
  • Gift Aid
  • Radio Frequencies

Currently held offices

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Armed Forces Bill Committee (28 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Jack Lopresti’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 77.66% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 66 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: MBDA Systems
Address of donor: Six Hills Way, Stevenage SG1 2DA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): train fare and ticket for Le Bourget Airshow for two people, with a total value of £410

Destination of visit: Paris

Date of visit: 18 June 2015

Purpose of visit: meeting with constituency employers.

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Air fare and accommodation with a total value of £588

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Date of visit: 9-11 September 2015

Purpose of visit: as Chair of the All-Party Group on Gibraltar, to attend National Day celebrations.

(Registered 12 October 2015)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Bahrain
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road,

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Date of visit: 29 October-1 November 2015

Amount of donation: Flights, hotel accommodation, food and transport to a total value of £3,050

Purpose of visit: Attending IISS Manama Dialogue

(Registered 23 November 2015)
Name of donor: (1) Qaiwan Group; (2) Council of Ministers, Kurdistan Regional Government
Address of donor: (1) 4th Floor Sulaymaniyah Mall, Iraq

(2) Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Destination of visit: Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind:(1): Flights and one night in Hotel Slemani, value £2,300; (2) Erbil hotel and internal transport approximately £1,005;

Date of visit: 11 -16 November 2015

Purpose of visit: APPG Kurdistan fact-finding delegation to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

(Registered 30 November 2015)
Name of donor: (1) Australia Israel Cultural Exchange Limited (2) Conservative Friends of Israel
Address of donor: (1) Suite 836, Level 8, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne, 3004 VIC, Australia (2) PO Box 72288, London, SW1P 9LB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights, accommodation, food, internal travel; £1,500 (2) accommodation (one night), internal travel (bus to Knesset), food (one night); £700

Destination of visit: Israel

Date of visit: 11-16 December 2015

Purpose of visit: Tripartite Australia Israel UK Leadership Dialogue conference.

(Registered 07 January 2016)
Name of donor: Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road,

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Amount of donation: Flights, accommodation and transport to a value of £4,753.26

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Date of visit: 21-25 January 2016

Purpose of visit: Conservative Middle East Council parliamentary fact finding delegation

(Registered 03 February 2016)

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