Robin Walker

MP, Worcester

Worcester Conservative

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How Robin Walker voted
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  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
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Robin Walker hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: G20 17 Nov 2014

    I commend the Prime Minister’s leadership on international tax transparency and his earlier answer on the extractives industry transparency initiative. Let me draw his attention to the recent inquiry by the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee into the extractive industries, which found that the previous Government’s launch of the EITI but refusal to have Britain sign up to...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: EU Budget (Surcharge) 10 Nov 2014

    I congratulate my right hon. Friend on maintaining the application of the UK rebate in a way that the Opposition utterly failed to do when they were in power. Would he have been strengthened in that position had he maintained a euro preparations unit in the Treasury?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 22 Oct 2014

    In 2009, under the last Government, the number of young unemployed people in Worcester was more than twice the number of apprenticeship starts, but that situation has now been turned on its head, and the latest figures show that there are almost three times as many apprenticeship starts in the city as there are young unemployed. Does the Prime Minister agree that his plan to create a million...

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Conservative MP for Worcester

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Education
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Pupils: Per Capita Costs
  • Palliative Care
  • Commonwealth
  • Affordable Housing: Worcester
  • Green Deal Scheme: Worcester

Currently held offices

  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (2 Dec 2012 to 4 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (27 Jun 2011 to 3 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 53 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 23 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 81.72% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 116 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Nov 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Redwood Care Homes Limited
(a) Address of donor: The Foresters, Walton Pool, Clent, Stourbridge DY9 9RP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration no 03488210
(a) (Registered 6 March 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Redwood Care Homes Limited
(a) Address of donor: The Foresters, Walton Pool, Clent, Stourbridge DY9 9RP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500
(a) Donor status: company, registration no 03488210
(a) (Registered 12 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Simon Lancaster
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 12 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Mr Ray Apted
(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 23 July 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Redwood Care Homes Ltd
(a) Address of donor: The Foresters, Walton Pool, Clent, Stourbridge DY9 9RP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 05908106
(a) (Registered 3 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: JCB Research Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Rocester ST14 5JP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 00682651
(a) (Registered 3 November 2014)

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