Alec Shelbrooke

MP, Elmet and Rothwell

Elmet and Rothwell Conservative

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How Alec Shelbrooke voted
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  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
  • Voted strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Source
  • Voted moderately against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted moderately against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
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Alec Shelbrooke hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • [Mr Speaker in the Chair] 5 Sep 2014

    I beg to move, That the House sit in private.
  • Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment 5 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions when applications for personal independent payment will be available online.
  • Written Answers — International Development: Gambia 5 Sep 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development (1) what steps her Department is taking to ensure vulnerable people in Gambia are not affected by the decision of the EU to suspend aid to that country; (2) what steps her Department is taking to ensure that vulnerable people in Gambia are not affected by deteriorating conditions as a result of the suspension of aid and human...

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Conservative MP for Elmet and Rothwell

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Gardens: Property Development
  • Iran
  • Prisons: Construction
  • Medical Records

Currently held offices

  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (10 Dec 2013 to 14 May 2014)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jun 2014.

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Name of donor: JTI
Address of donor: Members Hill, Brooklands Rd, Weybridge, KT13 0QU
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the RHS Chelsea Flower show at an approximate value of £1,260
Date of receipt of donation: 22 May 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 22 May 2013
Donor status: company, registration 01501573
(Registered 19 June 2013)
Address of donor : Motor Sports House, Riverside Park, Colnbrook, SL3 0HG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets for British Grand Prix and hospitality, with a total value of £980
Date of receipt of donation: 30 June 2013
Date of acceptance of donation: 30 June 2013
Donor status: company, registration number 1344829
(Registered 16 July 2013)
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: United and Cecil Club
(a) Address of donor: Beckfield, Crouch Lane, Windsor, SL4 4TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,600
(a) Donor status: members’ association
(a) (Registered 7 January 2014)
(a) Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
(a) Address of donor: Beckfield, Crouch Lane, Windsor, SL4 4TN
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: members’ association
(a) (Registered 24 February 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: H M Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air fare and accommodation with a value of £797
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Date of visit: 6-11 September 2013
Purpose of visit: Visit with All-Party Parliamentary Group on Gibraltar to celebrate Gibraltar Day.
(Registered 31 October 2013)

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