Ian Swales

MP, Redcar

Redcar Liberal Democrat

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How Ian Swales voted
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  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Source
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Ian Swales occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Alumni Support 2 Mar 2015

    How many state secondary schools and colleges in England engage alumni to support students.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Alumni Support 2 Mar 2015

    St Peter’s school in my constituency is in one of the most deprived communities in the country, yet it has produced the current head of performance engineering at the Williams Formula 1 team and the right hon. Member for Tunbridge Wells (Greg Clark). Does the Minister agree that such alumni can play a valuable role in raising aspiration in the next generation?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions 2 Mar 2015

    All Durham’s secondary schools were rated good or outstanding in 2013, and there was such a surplus of places that one school closed. That school became the home of the Durham free school, and I noticed that the Secretary of State was in Durham confirming its closure just last week. Why does she think her Department allowed this waste of taxpayers’ money, and what lessons has it...

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Liberal Democrat MP for Redcar

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Energy
  • Ministerial Policy Advisers
  • Wind Power
  • Insolvency Service: Stockton on Tees
  • Breast Cancer

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 25 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Jun 2014)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 23 Feb 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
March 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 24 March 2014)
April 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 12 May 2014)
June 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 16 June 2014)
July 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 14 August 2014)
October 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 6 November 2014)
December 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 8 December 2014)
February 2015, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 16 February 2015)
Payments from Envoy Partnership, Chancery Station House, 31-33 High Holborn, London WC1V 6AX, for opinion surveys:
February 2014, payment of £150. Hours: 90 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 24 March 2014)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC17 8RT, for opinion surveys:
June 2014, payment of £80. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 9 June 2014)
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion surveys:
July 2014, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 28 July 2014)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys:
October 2014, payment of £80. Hours: 45 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 6 November 2014)
December 2014, payment of £200. Hours: 90 mins. Payment donated to my constituency party. (Registered 5 January 2015)

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