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 raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees 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
  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes

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

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions 25 Apr 2016

    Digital skills are fundamental to the success of our knowledge economy, but evidence given to the Science and Technology Committee during its inquiry showed that only 35% of ICT teachers have a specialist qualification, and more than half lack confidence when it comes to delivering the new computing curriculum. What steps are the Government taking to train ICT teachers, and to ensure that we...
  • Backbench Business - Daesh: Genocide of Minoritiesbackbench Business 20 Apr 2016

    The right hon. Gentleman is making a very good case. I entirely support the motion, and I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Congleton (Fiona Bruce) on securing the debate. It is clear that ISIS is using rape as a strategic weapon of war. It is being used not only as a form of ethnic cleansing but as an unthinkable form of forced conversion. One victim recounted being shown an...
  • Brain Tumours — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] 18 Apr 2016

    I am humbled to speak after hearing so many moving personal stories. I am here because of Skye. Skye was five when he tragically died in August 2014, not from the medulloblastoma that he was diagnosed with but from the severe side effects of his treatment—the Milan protocol. We now know that a number of other children also developed similar side effects, and the Milan protocol has now...

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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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Apr 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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