Bob Stewart

MP, Beckenham

Beckenham Conservative

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  • Voted moderately against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Source
  • Voted very strongly for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately for reducing central government funding of local government Source
  • Voted strongly against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Source
  • Voted very strongly for increasing the rate of VAT Source
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Bob Stewart occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House: Iraq: Coalition Against ISIL 26 Sep 2014

    During the past 20 years, the position of the United Nations has shifted, and it now places a responsibility on its member states to deal with genocide when it occurs in the world. That does not, in my view, require a Security Council resolution. We need to do something when people are threatened in this world.
  • Primary School Places (Bromley) 12 Sep 2014

    I totally support my hon. Friend the Member for Lewisham West and Penge (Jim Dowd)—I may call him that—on this matter. In fairness, nobody expected the planning committee to turn this application down, so it came as a shock to all the authorities when that decision was made. Thanks to people such as Councillor Stephen Wells, who had an alternative plan, places in decent schools,...
  • Primary School Places (Bromley) 12 Sep 2014

    I thank the hon. Gentleman, who I will call my friend—he is a very good friend of mine—regardless of House protocol. I totally agree with the thrust of what he is saying; the only thing I would point out is that most of the children have been found school places. However, I agree with him: it was a mistake of mega-proportions.

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Conservative MP for Beckenham

Entered House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Home Department
  • Syria
  • Exports
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: Politics and Government
  • Germany
  • Cancer: Drugs

Currently held offices

  • Member, Defence Committee
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 26 Aug 2014.

1. Directorships
Chairman of Premier Gold Resources PLC, Stonebridge House, Chelmsford Road, Hatfield Heath, CM22 7BD; gold mining.
1 October 2013, received payment of £1,077 for two private meetings and one Board meeting. Hours: 6 hrs in total. (Registered 1 October 2013)
1 December 2013, received payment of £1,077 for one private meeting and one Board meeting.  Hours: 5 hrs in total. (Registered 13 December 2013)
1 January 2014, received payment of £1,077 in respect of two meetings and one Board Meeting.  Hours: 4 hrs in total. (Registered 16 January 2014)
1 February 2014, received payment of £1,077 for two private meetings and one board meeting.  Hours: 6 hrs in total. (Registered 19 February 2014)
1 April 2014, received payment of £1,077 for three private meetings and one board meeting.  Hours: 6 hrs in total. (Registered 16 April 2014)
1 May 2014, received payment of £1,077 for a private meeting and one board meeting.  Hours: 4 hrs in total. (Registered 20 May 2014)
1 June 2014, received payment of £1,077 for three private meetings and one board meeting. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 16 June 2014)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and meals; cost £1,116
Destination of visit: Gibraltar
Date of visit: 6-11 September 2013
Purpose of visit: to attend National Day Celebrations.
(Registered 24 October 2013)
Name of donor: UK Defence Forum
Address of donor: Grainger Suite, Dobson House, Regent Centre, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 3PF
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): guidance, accommodation and subsistence (est value £815).  (Travel to and from Belgium self-paid.)
Destination of visit: Belgium and France
Date of visit: 3-6 July 2014
Purpose of visit: Study tour of military battlefields with some visits to Commonwealth War Cemeteries.
(Registered 28 July 2014)

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