Tristram Hunt

MP, Stoke-on-Trent Central

Stoke-on-Trent Central Labour

A selection of Tristram Hunt's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of Lords Details
  • Voted very strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Details
  • Voted very strongly against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Details

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Tristram Hunt

Recent appearances

  • Royal Assent: Child Sexual Exploitation (Oxfordshire) 3 Mar 2015

    After Rochdale and Rotherham comes an account of the horrific events in Oxford. Let us be clear that it is the heinous crimes and the callous wickedness of Mohammed and Bassam Karrar, Akhtar and Anjum Dogar, Kamar Jamil, Assad Hussain and Zeeshan Ahmed that needs to be condemned again today. They are the ones responsible for the sadism, the grooming, the abuse and the torture that was...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Policy Objectives 2 Mar 2015

    In 2010 the Conservative party manifesto promised to “close the attainment gap between the richest and poorest”, so can the Secretary of State tell the House whether, over the past two years, since the roll-out of coalition policy, the attainment gap between pupils on free school meals and their better-off classmates has narrowed or widened?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Policy Objectives 2 Mar 2015

    Oh dear, it is yet another reprimand for the Secretary of State from the UK Statistics Authority, because the attainment gap is widening on her watch. According to Teach First, “things are getting worse for poorer children, instead of better.” When it comes to education, at the end of this Parliament this Government have failed. There are more unqualified teachers, failing free...

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Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Capita
  • Teachers: Training
  • Tyres
  • Vocational Training
  • Copyright

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (since 7 Oct 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (16 Apr 2013 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) (3 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (8 Nov 2011 to 5 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 31 Oct 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Salary as lecturer at Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS:
20 March 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 11 April 2014)
24 April 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 23 May 2014)
22 May 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross. Hours: 16 hrs.  (Registered 23 May 2014)
26 June 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 28 July 2014)
24 July 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs (Registered 28 July 2014)
21 August 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 28 August 2014)
26 September 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2014)
23 October 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2014)
20 November 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 8 January 2015)
24 December 2014, received payment of £1,082.86 gross. Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 8 January 2015)
24 January 2015, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 29 January 2015)
26 February 2015, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 26 March 2015)
26 March 2015, received payment of £1,082.86 gross.  Hours: 16 hrs. (Registered 26 March 2015)
Payments from Penguin Books Ltd. 80 Strand, London, WC2R 0RL made through Capel & Land, literary agents, 29 Wardour Street, London W1D 6PS (updated 28 July 2014):
30 May 2014, payment of £532.16 for royalties and publication fees. Hours: 0 hrs. (Registered 16 June 2014)
3 June 2014, payment of £2,413 for publication fees for book. Hours: 0 hrs. (Registered 16 June 2014)
27 June 2014, payment of £12,300. Publication Fee for book. Hours: 0 hrs. (Registered 24 July 2014)
28 October 2014, received payment of £239.74 (book royalties). Hours: 0 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2014)
15 January 2015 received payment of £7,673.99 gross. (US Publication rights). Hours: 0 hrs. (Registered 29 January 2015)
Payment by University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN:
29 August 2014, received payment of £240 for public lecture. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2014)
Payment for article for Sunday Times, 1 London Bridge Street. London. SE1 9GF:
28 August, received payment of £595. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2014)
Payment for article for BBC History Magazine, Immediate Media Company Bristol Ltd, 9th Floor, Tower House, Fairfax Street, Bristol, BS1 3BN:   
22 August, received payment of £450. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2014)
Payments from Trinity Mirror, One Canada Square, London E14 5AP:
14 October 2014, received payment of £410 for article. Hours: 2 hours. (Registered 12 November 2014)
Payments from Guardian Media Group, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU:
23 October 2014, received payment of £300 for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2014)
30 October 2014, received payment of £90 for article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 12 November 2014)
10 March 2015, received payment of £405 for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 26 March 2015)
4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Lord Waheed Alli
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 20 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Lord David Sainsbury
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: individual.
(a) (Registered 20 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Alison Wedgwood
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,850
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 23 March 2015)
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: PriceWaterhouse Coopers LLP
(b) Address of donor: 1 Embankment Place, London WC2N 6RH
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Services of a research assistant 23 June 2014 to 31 December, total value £74,655
(b) Date of receipt: 23 June 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 23 June 2014
(b) Donor status: limited liability partnership
(b) (Registered 27 August 2014)
(b) Name of donor: PriceWaterhouse Coopers LLP
(b) Address of donor: 1 Embankment Place, London WC2N 6RH
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Services of a research assistant 19 January 2015 to 27 March 2015, total value £26,250
(b) Date of receipt: 13 January 2015
(b) Date of acceptance: 13 January 2015
(b) Donor status: limited liability partnership
(b) (Registered 29 January 2015)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Prabodhan Ltd
Address of donor: Station House, Station Approach, East Horsley, Surrey KT24 6QZ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and transfers £977.81, hotel accommodation for two nights £350 (£175 per night), visa £160, conference facilities, lunch and catering £50; total £1,537.81
Destination of visit: New Delhi, India
Date of visit: 12-13 November 2014
Purpose of visit: to attend Prabodhan Conference.
(Registered 8 January 2015)

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