Robin Walker

MP, Worcester

Worcester Conservative

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How Robin Walker voted
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  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly against a wholly elected House of Lords Source
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Robin Walker hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Post Office Card Account 16 Dec 2014

    As chair of the all-party group on credit unions, I was going to ask almost exactly the same question as the hon. Member for North Durham (Mr Jones). I commend the Minister for this statement, which is good for pensioners, good for consumers, and good for our post office network. Under this Government, seven local branches in Worcester have been upgraded; under the previous Government, our...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Devolution (Implications for England) 16 Dec 2014

    I welcome these proposals, because they address a real injustice by allowing English votes on English laws. However, another injustice is the unequal funding between different parts of England for health, education and local government. In order for English counties to have a proper say on that and for their voice to be properly heard, we need to resist Labour’s attempt to create...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions 15 Dec 2014

    Small independent shops are the lifeblood of our high streets and I am glad to say, with Christmas just around the corner, that Worcester’s independent retailers say they are seeing increased footfall and that they are looking forward to their 1,500 discount on business rates next year. Will the Minister confirm that reforming business rates and discounts to small businesses can,...

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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 18 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 81.15% 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") 118 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Dec 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
(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; updated 19 November 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: (1) Spectrum BioSecure Ltd (2) Magic Whiteboard (3) Worcestershire Chinese Association (4) West Midlands Safari Park
Address of donor: (1) Spectrum House, Checketts Lane Industrial Estate, Worcester WR3 7JW (2) Blackpole Trading Estate West, Worcester WR3 8TJ (3) 18 Malvern Road, Powick, Worcester WR2 4RU (4) Spring Grove, Bewdley DY12 1LF
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): each donor gave £250 towards the cost of supporting Worcestershire businesses on a trade mission organised by The Worcestershire Ambassadors; total £1,000
Destination of visit: Hezhou and Huizhou
Date of visit: 2-7 November 2014
Purpose of visit: support and advance trade, cultural and political links between Worcester and China.
(Registered 12 November 2014)

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