Neil Parish

MP, Tiverton and Honiton

Tiverton and Honiton Conservative

Neil Parish’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Neil Parish’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Almost always voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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Neil Parish never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business — [2nd Allotted Day]: Superfast Broadband 12 Oct 2015

    I thank my hon. Friend for holding this debate. In Devon and Somerset we find that BT is getting to those easier to reach areas and leaving the “not spots” and harder to reach areas behind. May we urge the Minister, through the debate, to put more pressure on BT to get out to those hard to reach areas, instead of taking the lowest hanging fruit, as it is doing at present?
  • National Insurance Contributions (Rate Ceilings) Bill (Programme): Tax Credits 15 Sep 2015

    My hon. Friend is making a powerful point. I also represent a constituency where wages are quite low. The Government must recognise that the living wage must be brought up so that people are not worse off as a result of the cut in tax credits. We have to drive up the living wage so that we do not take too much money away from them.
  • Common Fisheries Policy (Reform) — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] 10 Sep 2015

    I agree that, as we are now looking to renegotiate many of our arrangements with the European Union, the common fisheries policy is one that is ripe for reform, and for our taking back much of our national control. That would be good not only for our fisherman but for conservation and fishing management. Those fishermen would know that fish that were retained would be there for them to catch...

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Conservative MP for Tiverton and Honiton

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — 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
  • Farms: Tenants
  • Middle East
  • Energy: Meters

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 10 Sep 2015)
  • Chair, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (since 18 Jun 2015)

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

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 28 Sep 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: Mrs K S M Parish
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 29 July 2015)
Name of donor: R W S Carter and Sons Ltd
Address of donor: Greendale Barton Business Park, Woodbury Salterton, EX5 1EL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration no 02033792

(Registered 29 July 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Family farm in Somerset: (i) and (ii)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Susan Parish, as Junior Secretary.

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