Nigel Adams

MP, Selby and Ainsty

Selby and Ainsty Conservative

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How Nigel Adams voted
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  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted very strongly for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Source
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
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Nigel Adams hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • High Speed 2 (Compensation) 21 Oct 2014

    I support the principle of the alternative cash offer for those living within 120 metres, but the scheme simply does not work for those living beyond that line. Does my right hon. Friend understand the concerns of my constituent, Mr Watson from Church Fenton, who e-mailed me earlier today to say that he was not at all happy to lose 95,000 from the value of his property? He described it...
  • Opposition Day — [6th Allotted Day]: NHS Services (Access) 15 Oct 2014

    I want to take the shadow Health Secretary back to his words earlier when he seemed to be concerned that private operators are in danger of putting profits before patients. Why, when he was Health Secretary, did he personally sign off on a private-only shortlist for the Hinchingbrooke hospital franchise?

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Conservative MP for Selby and Ainsty

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Wind Power
  • Renewable Energy
  • Broadband: North Yorkshire
  • Schools: Public Footpaths
  • Planning Permission

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 38 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 81.98% 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 58 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Oct 2014.

4. Sponsorships
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
(b) Name of donor: What Group Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Apollo House, Eboracum Way, York YO31 7RE
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 donation towards tickets for fund raising event and auction items purchased at the event.
(b) Date of receipt: 27 June 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 28 June 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 06686870
(b) (Registered 9 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Simon Chappell
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000 donation towards tickets for fund raising event and auction items purchased at the event.
(b) Date of receipt: 27 June 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 28 June 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 9 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Ross Pullan
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,250 donation towards tickets for fund raising event and auction items purchased at the event.
(b) Date of receipt: 27 June 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 28 June 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 9 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Mark Barnes
(b) Address of donor: private
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,700 donation towards tickets for fund raising event and auction items purchased at the event.
(b) Date of receipt: 27 June 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 28 June 2014
(b) Donor status: individual
(b) (Registered 9 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Calverts Carpets Ltd
(b) Address of donor: 29-33 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QR
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £13,000 donation towards auction items purchased at a fund raising event
(b) Date of receipt: 27 June 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 30 July 2014
(b) Donor status: private limited company, registration number 03861858
(b) (Registered 31 July 2014)
(b) Name of donor: Commercial Services Design Ltd
(b) Address of donor: Unit 5 Woodside Court, Clayton Wood Rise, Leeds LS16 6RF
(b) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,800
(b) Date of receipt: 1 September 2014
(b) Date of acceptance: 2 September 2014
(b) Donor status: company, registration 8183937
(b) (Registered 11 September 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Eggborough Power Limited
Address of donor: Eggborough Power Station, Eggborough, Selby, North Yorkshire DN14 0BS
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air travel and accommodation with a value of approximately £5,460.37
Destination of visit: Florida, USA
Date of visit: 27-31 October 2013
Purpose of visit: to attend the third United States Industrial Pellet Association Conference and deliver keynote speech in my capacity as Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Biomass.
(Registered 12 November 2013)
8. Land and Property
One mixed use commercial and residential property in Selby, North Yorkshire, co-owned
with my wife. Rental income received.
9. Shareholdings
(a) NGC Networks Ltd (supplier of telecommunications products and services to businesses), of which I am an unremunerated director.
(a) NGC Network Services Ltd (supplier of telecommunications services to businesses), of which I am an unremunerated director.

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