Neil Parish

Former MP, Tiverton and Honiton

Tiverton and Honiton Conservative

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  • Voted a mixture of for and against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details

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Neil Parish occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Former Conservative MP for Tiverton and Honiton

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Food
  • Animal Welfare
  • Middle East
  • Energy: Meters
  • Egypt

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 37 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 11 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 83.62% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below 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.
  • 86 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 173 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor:  (1) Mr Maurice Bennett (2) Communist Party of China
Address of donor:  (1) private; (2) 4 Fuxing Road, Beijing, 100860
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) international flights costing £1,575; (2) internal flights, food, travel and accommodation with a value of £1,250
Destination of visit: China
Date of visit: 12-19 April 2014
Purpose of visit: to discuss Sino-British relations
(Registered 6 May 2014)
8. Land and Property
Family farm in Somerset from which rental income is received.

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