Peter Aldous

Former MP, Waveney

Waveney Conservative

A selection of Peter Aldous's votes

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  • Voted very strongly for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Details
  • Voted strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Details
  • Voted very strongly for reducing central government funding of local government Details
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Details
  • Voted very strongly against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Details

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Peter Aldous occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Lake Lothing: Crossings 10 Mar 2015

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir David, and to raise the issue of a third crossing over Lake Lothing in Lowestoft. This is a matter of great importance to those living and working in the Lowestoft area. There has been a need for such a crossing for many years. Lake Lothing, around which the port of Lowestoft is based, splits the town into two parts. At present there are...
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Economic Growth: Coastal Areas 2 Feb 2015

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what steps his Department is taking to support economic growth in coastal communities.

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Former Conservative MP for Waveney

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left Parliament on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Fisheries
  • Christmas
  • Fires
  • Energy: Prices

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 21 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 88.22% 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.
  • 98 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 120 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

8. Land and Property
Partner in a family farm in Halesworth, Suffolk.
Beneficial interest in a farm near Ipswich, Suffolk.

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