George Freeman

MP, Mid Norfolk

Mid Norfolk Conservative

Does George Freeman respond to constituents’ emails?

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George Freeman’s voting in Parliament

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

However, George Freeman sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • George Freeman consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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George Freeman has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Sustainable Development 21 Jun 2016

    Footprints were asked to make a submission by 15 April focusing on the critical decisions needed to drive sustainability and transformation. The next checkpoint will be on 30 June, when each footprint will submit the next draft of their plans. These will form the basis of a conversation with each of the 44 footprints. We are not aware of any representations on this deadline.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Brain: Tumours 21 Jun 2016

    In the last 24 months, 12 brain tumour research applications have been submitted to National Institute for Health Research programmes and fellowship schemes. Three are under review and nine have been rejected. I am convening a Task and Finish Working Group on Brain Tumour Research to bring together clinicians, charities and officials to discuss how, working together with research funding...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Human Papillomavirus: Vaccination 16 Jun 2016

    The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) collects reports of suspected side effects to vaccines and medicines via the Yellow Card Scheme. It is important to note that a report of a suspected side effect does not necessarily mean the vaccine or medicine was the cause of the reported event, and coincidental illness can also be a factor. Such reports remain under continual...

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Conservative MP for Mid Norfolk

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

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Common Land
  • Fire Prevention
  • Poultry: EU Law
  • Bats: Nature Conservation
  • Churches: Bats

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (since 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all George Freeman’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 86.55% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 5 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 87 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on George Freeman’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 303 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 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: Mr Nigel Bertram
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 June 2015)
Name of donor: GML Consulting
Address of donor: 20 Central Avenue, St Andrews Business Park, Norwich NR7 0HR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,436.56

Donor status: company, registration 05866168

(Registered 09 June 2015)
Name of donor: Mr Andrew Green
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 June 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Until 31 March 2016, part share in flat in London: (i). (Registered 24 October 2012; updated 14 April 2016)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Hill House Assets Ltd, of which I am an unremunerated director (Dormant. Management of historic assets and liabilities from self employment). Dissolved in October 2015. (Updated 18 June 2012, 30 July 2013, 24 February 2014 and 15 April 2016)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Until January 2016, Elsoms Seeds. (Updated 14 April 2016)

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