Thangam Debbonaire

MP, Bristol West

Bristol West Labour

Does Thangam Debbonaire respond to constituents’ emails?

According to our 2015 survey, Thangam Debbonaire responded to a medium proportion of messages sent by constituents on WriteToThem.com. See the results in context

Thangam Debbonaire’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Thangam Debbonaire sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Thangam Debbonaire generally voted against more powers for local councils, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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

Thangam Debbonaire has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Football Fan Violence: Euro 2016 14 Jun 2016

    Does the Home Secretary share the conviction that football—the beautiful game—can often be a force for good, and that most football fans, both here and abroad, are there to enjoy the game? What will she do in the coming days and months to spread that message, and what conversations will she have with the FA, and others, to ensure that those who come in peace outnumber and...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Immigrants: Social Security Benefits 13 Jun 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps she is taking to ensure that benefit applications by people who have been granted the right to remain in the UK are not affected by the time taken for confirmation of leave to remain.

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Labour MP for Bristol West

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

Topics of interest

  • Home Office
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Asylum: EU Law
  • British Nationality
  • Asylum: Children
  • Homelessness
  • Arts

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (since 14 Jan 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Thangam Debbonaire’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 113 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 10.69% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 141 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Thangam Debbonaire’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 7 times in debates — well 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: Unison South West
Address of donor: Vintry House, Wine Street, Bristol, BS1 2BD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,074.50

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Unison South West
Address of donor: Vintry House, Wine Street, Bristol, BS1 2BD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,717.50

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Musicians Union
Address of donor: 60-62 Clapham Road, London SW9 0JJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Musicians Union
Address of donor: 60-62 Clapham Road, London SW9 0JJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union
Address of donor: 20 Church Road, Bristol, BS5 9JA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,757.64

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union
Address of donor: 20 Church Road, Bristol, BS5 9JA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,634.60

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 June 2015)

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