Mark Garnier

Former MP, Wyre Forest

Wyre Forest Conservative

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  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted very strongly for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details
  • Voted strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details

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Former Conservative MP for Wyre Forest

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • HM Treasury
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Transport
  • Justice
  • Education
  • Tobacco: Smuggling
  • Tobacco: Packaging
  • Building Inspectors
  • Health and Safety Executive
  • Financial Services: Education

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (Joint Committee) (16 Jul 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 81.92% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 68 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 92 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support
(a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Business Parliamentary Group – Wyre Forest Conservative Association
(a) Address of donor: 35 Mill Street, Kidderminster DY11 6XB
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000 donation towards my election campaign
(a) Donor status: members association
(a) (Registered 22 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Wyre Forest Conservative Association
(a) Address of donor: 35 Mill Street, Kidderminster DY11 6XB
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,432.75 raised at a fundraising event on 26 September 2014 for my re-election campaign. This includes the registrable donations below.
(a) Donor status: unincorporated association
(a) (Registered 22 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: St Francis Group
(a) Address of donor: April Barns, Redditch Road, Ullenhall, Henley in Arden B95 5NY
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: donation of over £3,200 included in successful auction bid
(a) Donor status: company, registration 01115746
(a) (Registered 22 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: West Midland Safari Park Ltd.
Address of donor: Spring Grove, Bewdley, Worcestershire,DY12 1LF,

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: donation of just over £1,500 included in successful auction bid
(a) Donor status: company, registration no 6449517
(a) (Registered 2 January 2015; updated 3 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Offshore Group Newcastle Ltd
(a) Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 06390883
(a) (Registered 2 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: 1900 Club
(a) Address of donor: c/o The Secretary, 29 Cromwell Avenue, Highgate, London N6 5HN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: members’ association
(a) (Registered 5 March 2015)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from Arup, Cambridge Assessment, City of London, GKN, HSBC, John Swire & Sons)
Address of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group, House of Commons, SW1A 0AA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights with a value of £1,302; hotel accommodation, transport and meals with a value of £757.49; £2,059.49 in total
Destination of visit: Urumqi and Beijing, China
Date of visit: 24-29 April 2014
Purpose of visit: To understand more about ethnic minorities in Xinjiang and religious freedom in China; to support bids by British business and deepen engagement with the National People's Congress.
(Registered 13 May 2014)
11. Miscellaneous
Member of the Worshipful Company of Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers of London, sitting as chairman of the Investment Committee and attending quarterly meetings. Paid a nominal sum of 10 pence on attendance.

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