John Stevenson

MP, Carlisle

Carlisle Conservative

John Stevenson’s voting in Parliament

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

However, John Stevenson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • John Stevenson consistently voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • John Stevenson consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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John Stevenson never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 4 Feb 2016

    Carlisle and Cumbria are starting to experience recruitment issues, and, in time, there could well be a skills shortage. In many respects, that is partly an indication of success, but that success will be further exacerbated by the potential large investment into Cumbria, which will raise issues about attracting the right people with the right skills into the county. Will the Leader of the...
  • Cycling: Government Investment 3 Feb 2016

    I congratulate my hon. Friend on securing the debate. In Pendle, a huge number of firms have taken advantage of the Government’s scheme. One is Carradice cycle bags in Nelson, in my constituency. It has seen a huge increase in the number of employees cycling to work thanks to the Government’s initiative, so it is important to continue it in the years to come.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Floods: Effect on Businesses 2 Feb 2016

    A large number of businesses in Carlisle were affected by the floods. However, they affected not just businesses but the rugby club, the squash club, the tennis club and the cricket club in my constituency. Will the Secretary of State look at providing support for those organisations as well as for businesses?

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Conservative MP for Carlisle

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

Topics of interest

  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Cabinet Office
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Catering: Public Consultation
  • Forests
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Tourism: Cumbria

Currently held offices

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 Dec 2015.

1. Employment and earnings
Solicitor, partner in Bendles, of 22 Portland Square, Carlisle CA1 1PE. From October 2015 until further notice I receive £2,400 a month for work of between 10 and 45 hours a month. (Updated 9 December 2015)
Received £650 gross for November 2014. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 07 January 2015)
Received £650 gross for December 2014. Hours: 25 hrs. (Registered 07 January 2015)
Received £1,800 gross for January 2015. Hours: 35 hrs. (Registered 04 February 2015)
Received £1,800 gross for March 2015. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 29 May 2015)
Received £1,800 gross for April 2015. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 29 May 2015)
Received £1,800 gross for February 2015. Hours: 25 hrs. (Registered 03 June 2015)
1 May 2015, received £1,800. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 09 December 2015)
1 June 2015, received £1,800. Hours: 25 hrs. (Registered 09 December 2015)
1 July 2015, received £2,400. Hour: 40 hrs. (Registered 09 December 2015)
1 August 2015, received £2,400. Hours: 45 hrs. (Registered 09 December 2015)
1 September 2015, received £2,400. Hours: 35 hrs. (Registered 09 December 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: United and Cecil Club
Address of donor: c/o 18 Thorney Lane, North Iver, Buckinghamshire S09 9JY

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

Donor status: members’ association

(Registered 04 February 2015)
Name of donor: Gary Lydiate and Louise Halbert
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individuals

(Registered 04 March 2015)
Name of donor: Neil Record
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 March 2015)
Name of donor: Mr John Hamon
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 May 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Skills Funding Agency
Address of donor: Cheylesmore House, Quinton Road, Coventry CV1 2WT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 donation towards a skills fair which I organized and hosted on 29 January 2015.

Date of receipt: 5 February 2015

Date of acceptance: 5 February 2015

Donor status: other

(Registered 06 March 2015)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
Shared interest in one commercial and two residential properties in Carlisle and a holiday let in Ambleside: (i) and (ii)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Tracy Nixon, as part-time Senior Secretary.

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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