Martin Vickers

MP, Cleethorpes

Cleethorpes Conservative

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How Martin Vickers voted
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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
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Martin Vickers sometimes rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber 6 Mar 2015

    Local Government (Planning Permission and Referendums) Bill - Second reading – Martin Vickers. Legislation
  • Business of the House 22 Jan 2015

    Yesterday, the mayor of north-east Lincolnshire, who is also the council’s armed forces champion, and I met the veterans Minister to discuss the military covenant. The mayor and council take their responsibilities under the covenant particularly seriously. One unique thing they do is to allocate housing to veterans. Will my right hon. Friend find time for a debate on the military...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Railway Lines 22 Jan 2015

    Though my constituents would be happy to see new rail lines built, they would prefer better services on the existing ones. East Midlands Trains, which operates the Grimsby-Lincoln-Newark service, most of which is provided by a single-car unit, has been telling me for four and a half years that it will improve that by making it two cars. When will the Minister act to do something about that?

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Conservative MP for Cleethorpes

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Social Security Benefits: EU Nationals
  • Hospitals: Food
  • New Businesses
  • Primary Care Trusts: Redundancy
  • Ports: Finance

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee
  • Member, Procedure Committee

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jan 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments received from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA for completing surveys:
28 April 2014, received two fees of £75 each, £150 in total, for two surveys. Hours: 20 mins each. Payments donated to local charity and community group. (Registered 5 June 2014)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: John Cotton
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 28 May 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Jeremy Hosking
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 28 May 2014; updated 6 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Gillian Ross
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 30 June 2014)

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