Jake Berry

MP, Rossendale and Darwen

Rossendale and Darwen Conservative

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Jake Berry’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Jake Berry sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Jake Berry consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Jake Berry has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Continuing Care 9 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans his Department has to ensure that applications for Continuing Healthcare are dealt with swiftly and efficiently.
  • Debate on the Address: The Economy and Work 26 May 2016

    It is a shocking indictment of a Labour council.
  • Defending Public Services 23 May 2016

    Does the hon. Lady agree that the BBC is uniquely able to tackle difficult issues such as controlling abuse? She may have been following the recent story in “The Archers” relating to Helen Titchener, which showcases the BBC at its best. If the hon. Lady goes on to the “Free Helen Titchener” JustGiving page, she will see that the BBC has been involved in helping to...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Rossendale and Darwen

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

Topics of interest

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Education
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Home Department
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • Contact Orders: Grandparents
  • Housing: Construction
  • Pupils: Disadvantaged
  • Mobile Phones

Currently held offices

  • Member, Finance Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 55 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Jake Berry’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 22 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 94.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 155 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Jake Berry’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 103 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Consultant to Squire Patton Boggs (UK) LLP (formerly Squire, Sanders and Dempsey (UK) LLP) as a consultant solicitor advising on client services, business development and on other specific matters. Address: Trinity Court, 16 John Dalton Street, Manchester M60 8HS. Paid £1,250 per month, until further notice. Payment received on a monthly basis (Updated 11 June 2014 and 20 July 2015)
16 June 2015, payment of £1,250. Hours: 16 hrs in May 2015. (Registered 20 July 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: The Portcullis Club
Address of donor: c/o 6 Manitoba Court, London SE16 7AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Brian Boys
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 June 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
Address of donor: Beckfield, Crouch Lane, Winkfield, Windsor SL4 4TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 16 March 2015

Date accepted: 16 March 2015

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 05 June 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: ITV plc
Address of donor: London TV Centre, London SE1 9LT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket and hospitality for England v Uruguay rugby world cup match, value £875

Date received: 10 October 2015

Date accepted: 10 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration no 4967001

(Registered 13 October 2015)
Name of donor: Squire Patton Boggs
Address of donor: Trinity Court, 16 John Dalton St, Manchester M60 8HS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: sponsorship of a private party for Members of Parliament that I co-hosted with three other MPs; value £10,000

Date received: 15 December 2015

Date accepted: 15 December 2015

Donor status: company, registration OC 335584

(Registered 11 January 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
A share of commercial property in Liverpool: (i). (Updated 12 January 2015)
A share of a flat in Liverpool: (i) and (ii).
A share of a house in Rhoscolyn, North Wales: (i).
A house in Rhoscolyn, North Wales: (i) and (ii).

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