Sarah Wollaston

MP, Totnes

Totnes Conservative

Sarah Wollaston’s voting in Parliament

Sarah Wollaston is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Sarah Wollaston sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Sarah Wollaston quite often rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Women and Equalities: Syria 26 Nov 2015

    The Prime Minister has made a compelling and considered case today. Having voted against action last time this subject came to the House, I would like to say that I will join him in standing with not only our allies, but the countless thousands of Muslims across the region who have been enslaved, massacred and tortured. What reassurance can he give our forces who are supporting Kurds and...
  • Opposition Day — [10th Allotted Day]: Further Education 18 Nov 2015

    South Devon College in my constituency is just such an example of a fantastic sixth-form college doing amazing work in the further education sector. Everyone in the House hopes that the Chancellor will be as generous as possible to further education, but another challenge that these institutions face is that they need multi-annual settlements so that they can make forward plans. Will the hon....
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Junior Doctors (New Contract) 17 Nov 2015

    I am deeply concerned about the impact on patient care caused by the proposed three days of industrial action, including two days of a full walk-out. Will the Secretary of State say what advance preparations are taking place to ensure patient safety? Will he reassure the House that there are no preconditions that will act as barriers and to which the BMA has to agree before negotiations can...

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Conservative MP for Totnes

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

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Home Department
  • Carers
  • Surgery
  • Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Eyesight: Testing

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 10 Sep 2015)
  • Chair, Health Committee (since 18 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (18 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Health Committee (18 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Health Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 18 Jun 2014)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Nov 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
9 January 2015, received £250 from the Daily Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for an article published in the Daily Telegraph on 1 January 2015. Hours: approx. 3 hrs. (Registered 19 January 2015)
22 January 2015, received £100 from BBC Contributor Payments, PO Box 480, Manchester M14 0EL, for broadcast material on 13 January 2015. Hours: 1 hr including preparation. (Registered 26 January 2015)

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