Nigel Adams

MP, Selby and Ainsty

Selby and Ainsty Conservative

Nigel Adams’s voting in Parliament

Nigel Adams is a Conservative MP, and so on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Nigel Adams’s votes.

  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for reducing central government funding of local government Show votes

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Nigel Adams never rebelled against their party in this parliament

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Conservative MP for Selby and Ainsty

Entered the 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)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 96.23% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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") 63 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 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: Mr C D Forbes-Adam
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 March 2015)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Commercial Services Design Ltd
Address of donor: Unit 5 Woodside Court, Clayton Wood Rise, Leeds LS16 6RF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,800

Date of receipt: 1 September 2014

Date of acceptance: 2 September 2014

Donor status: company, registration 8183937

(Registered 11 September 2014)
Name of donor: Mr I R Pullan
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Date of receipt: 30 January 2015

Date of acceptance: 30 January 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 March 2015)
Name of donor: Caddick Group PLC
Address of donor: Castlegarth Grange, Scott Lane, Wetherby LS22 6LH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,400

Date received: 16 April 2015

Date accepted: 17 April 2015

Donor status: company, registration 02065043

(Registered 13 May 2015)
Name of donor: Kearby Cliff LLP
Address of donor: 3 Greengate, Cardale Park, Harrogate HG3 1GY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,750

Date of receipt: 16 June 2015

Date of acceptance: 17 June 2015

Donor status: LLP, registration OC390757

(Registered 08 July 2015)
Name of donor: Stonegrave Properties limited
Address of donor: Lea Close, York YO61 4RW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,550

Date of receipt: 6 July 2015

Date of acceptance: 7 July 2015

Donor status: company, registration 04229941

(Registered 08 July 2015)
Name of donor: Mr R Fiddes
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,800

Date received: 11 July 2015

Date accepted: 11 July 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 13 July 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: PRS for Music (Performing Rights Society)
Address of donor: 2 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: In my capacity as Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Music, I received two tickets and accommodation at Glastonbury music festival to the value of £1,117.48

Date received: 26 June 2015

Date accepted: 26 June 2015

Donor status: company, registration 03444246

(Registered 09 July 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
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 £7,177.41

Destination of visit: Florida, USA

Date of visit: 30 September – 4 October 2014

Purpose of visit: to attend the fourth United States Industrial Pellet Association Conference and deliver keynote speech in my capacity as Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Biomass.

(Registered 03 November 2014)
6. Land and property: (i) value over £100,000 (ii) rental income of over £10,000 a year
One mixed use commercial and residential property in Selby, North Yorkshire, co-owned with my wife: (i) and (ii)
One residential property in York co-owned with my wife: (i) and (ii)
(Registered 13 May 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my spouse, Claire Adams, as part-time Office Manager.

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