Maggie Throup

MP, Erewash

Erewash Conservative

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Maggie Throup’s voting in Parliament

Maggie Throup is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Maggie Throup sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Maggie Throup consistently voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Maggie Throup’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Maggie Throup’s full vote analysis page for more.

Maggie Throup has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Topical Questions 14 Jun 2016

    At Justice Questions in March, I raised serious concerns about the systematic failure of the Solicitors Regulation Authority in relation to a case in my constituency. From my experience of dealing with this case, it has become clear that the self-governing SRA needs reform both to improve accountability and to restore public confidence. Will the Minister meet me to discuss this issue so that,...
  • Business of the House: Disability Employment Gap 8 Jun 2016

    Sadly, as the Secretary of State said earlier, for far too long successive Governments have labelled disabled people as those who are unable to work. However, I believe that, through their actions, the present Government are busting that myth. A great number of disabled people want to work: indeed, I am sure that the majority want to do so. They are extremely capable of working, and want to...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions 7 Jun 2016

    I have been contacted by a number of constituents who are having difficulty with this year’s online HMRC self-assessment system, particularly with the level of customer service they are getting from the helpdesk. Will the Minister look into this issue as a matter of urgency so that we can get a speedy resolution to the problems and ensure that my constituents are not penalised?

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Conservative MP for Erewash

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

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Obesity: Surgery
  • HIV Infection: Drugs
  • Respiratory System: Diseases
  • Charities

Currently held offices

  • Member, Health Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 60 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Maggie Throup’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below 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 92.41% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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.
  • 63 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Maggie Throup’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 43 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Jun 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lord Harris of Peckham
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 May 2015; updated 6 August 2015)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation; £2,000

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Date of visit: 14–19 February 2016

Purpose of visit: fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 22 February 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Bradford: (i). (Registered 21 May 2015)
House in Solihull: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)

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