Simon Wright

MP, Norwich South

Norwich South Liberal Democrat

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How Simon Wright voted
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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VATDetails

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Simon Wright hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business: Achievement Gap in Reading 4 Sep 2014

    I thank the Backbench Business Committee for allowing this debate and congratulate my right hon. Friend the Member for Mid Dorset and North Poole (Annette Brooke) on securing it. We must do everything we can for those who are struggling to read to ensure that every child has a chance to get on in life. This week, standard assessment tests data showed that 78% of children began secondary...
  • Backbench Business: Achievement Gap in Reading 4 Sep 2014

    Phonics provides an important way in which teachers can go about teaching, but it is only one part of the strategy. Ultimately, it is developing and fostering a love of reading that will help children to continue to enjoy life as a reader. Those interventions must start earlier than at school, and, because early intervention is so crucial, from next year the early years pupil premium will...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Child Sex Abuse (Rotherham) 2 Sep 2014

    Ofsted has announced an early inspection of Rotherham’s safeguarding and child protection functions. Given that a series of external reports over a 15-year period have been conducted, what intervention will the Government consider to ensure that any ongoing issues identified by this Ofsted inspection will be robustly and swiftly addressed?

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Liberal Democrat MP for Norwich South

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Mental Health Services: Complaints
  • Green Deal Scheme
  • Electricity: Meters
  • Organs: Donors
  • Meat: Ritual Slaughter

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