Toby Perkins

Chesterfield Labour

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How Toby Perkins voted
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  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition feesDetails
  • Voted moderately against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted moderately against reducing central government funding of local governmentDetails
  • Voted strongly against fewer MPs in the House of CommonsDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per yearDetails

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Toby Perkins hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Economy (Rebalancing) 10 Apr 2014

    The trend across the UK that the Business Secretary has just described is undermined by a report that shows it is 100 times easier to get a job in Cambridge than in Salford and that describes the gap as widening “dramatically”. The Public Accounts Committee exposed the incompetence and delays on the regional growth fund. Does not the Secretary of State know that every Tory...
  • Written Answers — Defence: War Graves: Padstow 9 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will take steps to ensure that anonymous military graves at Padstow Cemetery are updated in situations where the identity of the former soldier has been discovered.
  • Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Insolvency 9 Apr 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will publish a summary of the responses to the consultation on strengthening the regulatory regime and fee structure for insolvency practitioners which closed on 28 March 2014.

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Labour MP for Chesterfield

Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Work and Pensions
  • Education
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Public Houses
  • Business: Government Assistance
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Insolvency
  • Directors: Disqualification

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Apr 2014.

4. Sponsorships
Name of donor: R3: Association of Business Recovery Professionals
Address of donor: 120 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4JQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of seconded insolvency specialist to research this policy area to support my work as Shadow Minister for Small Business, provided approximately 80 hours of work on 15 days between 17 July 2012 and 12 February 2013; value approximately £2,077.93
Date of receipt: 17 July 2012
Date of acceptance: 17 July 2012
Donor status: professional association
(Registered 22 April 2013)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Friends of the Earth
Address of donor: 26-28 Underwood Street, London N17 JQ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flight, accommodation, travel costs and food; value £1,175.79
Destination of visit: Berlin and Hamberg, Germany
Date of visit: 3-5 July 2013
Purpose of visit: energy fact-finding trip
(Registered 23 July 2013)
Name of donor: BASF plc
Address of donor: PO Box 4, Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire SK8 6QG
Amount of donation (or estimate of probable value): BASF paid directly for flights with a value of £318.01,  accommodation with a value of £110.97 and hospitality, transfers and other incidentals with a value of £314.97; total £743.95
Destination of visit: BASF Chemical complex, Ludwigshafen, Germany
Date of visit: 23-24 July 2013
Purpose of visit: Industry and Parliament Trust factfinding visit to the BASF complex in Ludwigshafen. (Registered 29 August 2013)
9. Shareholdings
Sole shareholder in Club Rugby; sports goods electronic retailer. (Updated 23 April 2012)

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