Andrew Bridgen

MP, North West Leicestershire

North West Leicestershire Conservative

Andrew Bridgen’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Andrew Bridgen sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Bridgen generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yazidi Population: Syria and Iraq 24 May 2016

    Does the Minister agree that the money that this country spends supporting refugees in Iraq and Syria can support a far greater number of people far better than attempting to relocate refugees to the UK, and that it is right that the focus of our efforts is to support people in the region?
  • Junior Doctors Contract 19 May 2016

    I was contacted by a constituent who told me how his four-year-old daughter fell through a pane of glass, severely cutting her face. Unfortunately, the accident happened on a Friday evening, and because insufficient doctors were working over the weekend, she could not have an operation to remove any remaining glass from the wound until Monday, by which time the wound had started to heal and...
  • Term-Time Holidays 19 May 2016

    Does my hon. Friend agree that the Government have taken positive steps to reduce the cost of family holidays, and therefore the financial incentive to take term-time absence? By reducing air passenger duty for children’s tickets to zero, last year 4.5 million children under 12 flew tax free, and this year more than 7.5 of those under 16 will fly tax free.

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Profile

Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire

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

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Recruitment
  • Plants
  • Tony Blair
  • Social Security Benefits: EU Nationals

Currently held offices

  • Chair, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 21 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 21 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 21 Oct 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (12 Oct 2015 to 21 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2013 to 11 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All payments donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association.
29 April 2015, received £75 for survey completed on 23 February 2015. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association. (Registered 15 May 2015)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London, EC1Y 8RT. All payments donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association.
13 April 2015, payment of £100 for survey completed on 23 March 2015. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association. (Registered 08 May 2015)
15 July 2015, payment of £70 for survey completed on 11 June 2015. Hours: 30 mins. Payment donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association. (Registered 16 July 2015)
17 March 2015, £10 received for survey completed on 13 January 2015. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 29 October 2015)
29 July 2015, £50 received for survey completed on 16 July 2015. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 October 2015)
20 October 2015, £80 received for survey completed on 17 September 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 October 2015)
£80 to be paid for survey completed on 22 October 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 October 2015)
14 December 2015, £30 received for survey completed on 29 November 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 January 2016)
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh St, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion surveys. All payments donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association.
3 March 2015, received £50 for survey completed 25 February 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
22 April 2015, received £50 for survey completed 17 March 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
7 July 2015, received £50 for survey completed 25 June 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
10 August 2015, received £50 for survey completed 22 July 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
9 October 2015, received £50 for survey completed 1 October 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
6 November 2015, received £50 for survey completed 4 November 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
23 November 2015, received £50 for survey completed 27 October 2015. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 November 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: JS Bloor (Services) Ltd
Address of donor: Ashby Road, Measham, Swadlincote DE12 7JP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 02164993

(Registered 08 May 2015)
Name of donor: Paul Johnson Construction
Address of donor: Telford Way, Coalville LE67 3HE

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

Donor status: company, registration 06720565

(Registered 08 May 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Until April 2015, two outbuildings within the grounds of my primary property: (i). (Updated 28 May 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
AB Produce PLC; processing and distribution of fresh vegetables.
AB Produce Trading Ltd; holding company.
Bridgen Investments Ltd; investment company, investing in shares, property, building projects.

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