Martin Vickers’s voting in Parliament
Martin Vickers is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Martin Vickers sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Martin Vickers consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against.
Martin Vickers almost always voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for.
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Martin Vickers has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
The Minister is making a good case for neighbourhood plans, although I am personally more sympathetic to the amendment, as he well knows from the ten-minute rule Bill I proposed on the subject last year. Does he accept that communities find it difficult to get the resources together to produce a neighbourhood plan and will he consider what additional help might be forthcoming?
The HCF CATCH training facility in my constituency was established 10 years ago as a partnership between the local authority and the private sector, since when 800 apprentices have passed through its doors. May I invite my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State or the Skills Minister to visit it? Does he agree that such a partnership is the way forward?
A number of my constituents have been victims of what appears to be a financial scam, and Humberside police have referred them to Action Fraud. The contact that they have had with Action Fraud is minimal, and they are very dissatisfied. Will the Leader of the House arrange a debate on the work of Action Fraud?
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Conservative MP for Cleethorpes
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
- Environment Food and Rural Affairs
- Cabinet Office
- Social Security Benefits: EU Nationals
- Hospitals: Food
- World War II: Military Decorations
- Red Arrows
- Public Sector: Land
Currently held offices
- Member, Transport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Transport Committee (5 Jul 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Procedure Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 18 Apr 2016.
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 Gillian Ross
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 30 June 2015
Name of donor: House of Representatives, Cyprus
Address of donor: 1402 Nicosia, Cyprus
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): personal accommodation, subsistence and flight; value £800
Destination of visit: Cyprus
Date of visit: 11-15 November 2015
Purpose of visit: Conservative Friends of Cyprus Delegation to examine the Cyprus Problem
(Registered 17 December 2015
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: c/o Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30-32 Charles Street, London W1J 5DZ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation value: £2,888
Destination of visit: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Date of visit: 16-19 February 2016
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation to meet with members of the Shura Council, Government Ministers, human rights groups, NGOs
and the University to further understanding of the Kingdom and its latest developments.
(Registered 15 March 2016
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Ann Vickers
, as part-time Junior Secretary.
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