Nicola Blackwood

MP, Oxford West and Abingdon

Oxford West and Abingdon Conservative

Nicola Blackwood’s voting in Parliament

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

This is a selection of Nicola Blackwood’s votes.

  • Consistently voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted against a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes

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Nicola Blackwood has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Debate on the Address: Education, Skills and Training 25 May 2016

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Blaydon (Mr Anderson), although I am afraid that I cannot agree with his every statement. I would like to focus on the welcome emphasis on research and innovation in the Gracious Speech. Properly drawn, the Higher Education and Research Bill, the digital economy Bill, the education for all Bill and the modern transport Bill should work together...
  • Debate on the Address: Education, Skills and Training 25 May 2016

    Will the hon. Lady give way?
  • Debate on the Address: Education, Skills and Training 25 May 2016

    I am trying to follow the point that the shadow Minister is making. Obviously it is important that the metrics and the process of the teaching excellence framework is right and appropriate, but just as with the research excellence framework, we will go through a process of getting to that point. That is why the White Paper states very clearly that this will be phased in and piloted, and...

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Conservative MP for Oxford West and Abingdon

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

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Departmental Contracts
  • Immigrants: Detainees
  • Campsfield House Immigration Removal Centre
  • Universal Credit
  • Immigration Controls

Currently held offices

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (since 10 Sep 2015)
  • Chair, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (since 18 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 May 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 Anthony E Oppenheimer
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,950

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 June 2015)
Name of donor: J Mogford Ltd
Address of donor: 36 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LD

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

Donor status: company, registration 2094400

(Registered 08 June 2015)

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