Margaret Greenwood

MP, Wirral West

Wirral West Labour

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Margaret Greenwood’s voting in Parliament

Margaret Greenwood is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Margaret Greenwood sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Margaret Greenwood generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Margaret Greenwood has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Debate on the Address: Education, Skills and Training 25 May 2016

    Does my hon. Friend agree that the Government’s failure to get to grips with the retention of schoolteachers is hurtling us towards crisis?
  • Debate on the Address: Education, Skills and Training 25 May 2016

    My hon. Friend is being very generous with her time. Does she agree with a point put to me on Friday by a senior police officer on Merseyside that the Government are failing to provide an education that develops our children, particularly those who are not going to gain high academic qualifications, and that that is spilling over in the creation of lots of problems for our police and social...
  • Debate on the Address: Education, Skills and Training 25 May 2016

    The Queen’s Speech set out the Government’s intention to publish a life chances strategy, which I understand will be separate from, but run alongside, their new indicators for child poverty, which are being introduced as part of the Welfare Reform and Work Act 2016. What could be more fundamental to improving life chances than improving access to education, skills and training?...

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Labour MP for Wirral West

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Transport
  • HM Treasury
  • Department of Health
  • Shellfish: Dee Estuary
  • Climate Change Levy
  • Mersey Tunnel: Tolls
  • Fisheries: Dee Estuary
  • Universal Credit: Telephone Services

Currently held offices

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency


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  • Has spoken in 47 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Margaret Greenwood’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 17 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.34% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations 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.
  • 60 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Margaret Greenwood’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 25 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
12 May 2015, received £5,250 as web consultant to University College London, UCL Finance Division, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. Hours: no hours since the Election. (Registered 04 June 2015)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Robert Mottram
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 June 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Jean Robb
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: accommodation provided between 23 March - 7 May 2015; value £1,040

Date received: 23 March 2015

Date accepted: 23 March 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 June 2015)

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