Tristram Hunt

MP, Stoke-on-Trent Central

Stoke-on-Trent Central Labour

Tristram Hunt’s voting in Parliament

Tristram Hunt is a Labour MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Tristram Hunt sometimes differs from their party collegues, such as:

  • Automatic enrolment in occupational pensions. Tristram Hunt consistently voted against. Most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Tristram Hunt never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions 20 Jul 2015

    It is Stoke-on-Trent Central. I join the Secretary of State in thanking teachers and headteachers for all their hard work this academic year and wish pupils the best of luck with their exams. Last week Her Majesty’s chief inspector of schools warned of serious safeguarding concerns resulting from inadequate systems for tracking in-year transfers of pupils. There are 350 cases where the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions 20 Jul 2015

    Does that mean that for the purpose of ensuring the safeguarding of children the Secretary of State is no longer happy with generic descriptions such as “moved abroad”? Are those the regulations she will be changing? As we enter summer there is a risk that more young people could be drawn to travel abroad to Syria. The Labour party welcomes the Prime Minister’s announcements...
  • Opposition Day — [4th Allotted Day]: Equal Pay and the Gender Pay Gap 1 Jul 2015

    Not proportionally.

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Labour MP for Stoke-on-Trent Central

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

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Department for Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Teachers: Training
  • Capita
  • Tyres
  • Free Schools
  • Vocational Training

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

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Jul 2015.


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