Simon Kirby

Former MP, Brighton, Kemptown

Brighton, Kemptown Conservative

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  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details
  • Voted very strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Details
  • Voted very strongly for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensions Details
  • Voted strongly for a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Details

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Former Conservative MP for Brighton, Kemptown

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Correspondence
  • Energy
  • Private Finance Initiative
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Brighton

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (14 Nov 2011 to 3 Dec 2012)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 5 Nov 2012)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 5 Dec 2011)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 521 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 87.25% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 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.
  • 130 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 31 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: Lord Fink
(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 14 April 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Ray Bloom
(a) Address of donor: private
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: individual
(a) (Registered 30 October 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Peter McDonnell
(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 13 November 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Peter Leach
(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 1 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
(a) Address of donor: 18 Thorney Lane North, Iver SL0 95Y
(a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
(a) Donor status: members’ association
(a) (Registered 9 December 2014)
(a) Name of donor: Peter McDonnell
(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 2 March 2015)
8. Land and Property
House in Brighton, from which rental income is received.
House in Pevensey, East Sussex, from which rental income has been received since December 2014. (Updated 23 August 2013 and 8 January 2015)
9. Shareholdings
(b) Samba Communications Limited; telecom services

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