Paul Uppal

Former MP, Wolverhampton South West

Wolverhampton South West Conservative

A selection of Paul Uppal's votes

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  • Voted moderately against a more proportional system for electing MPs Details
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details

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Paul Uppal hardly ever rebelled against their party in their last parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 18 Mar 2015

    Just over a fortnight ago, the Secretary of State for Transport visited Wolverhampton and reached a conclusion that I and almost every resident has reached: that the station is desperately in need of an upgrade. Locally, Centro, working with developer, Neptune, has come up with an innovative deal, bringing 80 million and 1,300 jobs, to make sure that we continue investment in the city....
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: GCE A-level 16 Mar 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if she will take steps to ensure that funding is available for schools to enable them to maintain the variety of A-levels they offer.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: GCE A-level 16 Mar 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps she is taking to ensure that funding is available to schools to enable pupils to continue at A-level subjects they took at GCSE.

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Former Conservative MP for Wolverhampton South West

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Patients: Safety
  • Organs: Donors
  • Health: Males
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Local Government: Pensions

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (5 Dec 2011 to 11 Nov 2013)

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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 17 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 85.23% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 64 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 69 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

4. Sponsorships
(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
(a) Name of donor: Reel Cinemas Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Sital House, 3-6 Cattle Market, Loughborough LE11 3DL
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 03561597
(a) (Registered 9 June 2014)
(a) Name of donor: The Association of Conservative Clubs
(a) Address of donor: 24 Old Queens Street, London SW1H 9HP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 457188
(a) (Registered 15 August 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Paul Brett
(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 15 September 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Patron Capital Advisors LLP
(a) Address of donor: One Vine Street, London W1J 0AH
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration OC361119
(a) (Registered 24 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Gurdev Singh Dadral
(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 5 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Henry Davis
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 5 February 2015)
(a) Name of donor: JCB Research Ltd
(a) Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Rocester ST14 5JP
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000
(a) Donor status: company, registration 00682651
(a) (Registered 6 March 2015)
(a) Name of donor: Neil Record
(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 6 March 2015)
9. Shareholdings
(a) Pinehurst Securities Ltd, real estate investment.

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