Graham Allen

MP, Nottingham North

Nottingham North Labour

Graham Allen campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Graham Allen’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Graham Allen sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Graham Allen almost always voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Allen generally voted for fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Graham Allen generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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

Graham Allen has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business: Summer Adjournment 21 Jul 2016

    Madam Deputy Speaker, you and I played a part in the creation of the Backbench Business Committee in its early days. I am very proud of that and I hope you are, too. I am equally proud that it has restored the ability of Back-Bench Members of all parties to raise issues of concern to their constituents that other people may often think go unremarked. Even more importantly, when Members of...
  • Citizens Convention on Democracy — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] 20 Jul 2016

    I hope to respond rather speedily, Mrs Main. The Minister is now surrounded by former members of the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee, who have entered the Chamber for the next debate, so he has to be careful. More seriously, I congratulate him on a very polished and confident performance in his maiden speech as Minister and wish him well in his job. We will be knocking on his...
  • Citizens Convention on Democracy — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] 20 Jul 2016

    On the question of the second Chamber and its relationship to the convention, I should have thought one of the obvious points would be that if there is to be a second Chamber, a chunk of its membership, if not all of it, should be decided by the various nations that make up the Union, and that there should be at least some proportionality about it.

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Labour MP for Nottingham North

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Prime Minister
  • Health
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Iraq
  • Pre-legislative Scrutiny
  • Correspondence
  • Focus Group Research
  • Work Placements

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons (20 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (13 Dec 2000 to 11 May 2001)
  • Vice-Chamberlain (HM Household) (28 Jul 1998 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (8 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1998)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Jan 1996 to 1 May 1997)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (1 Jan 1995 to 1 Jan 1996)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (1 Jan 1994 to 1 Jan 1995)
  • Shadow Minister (Constitutional Affairs) (1 Jan 1992 to 1 Jan 1994)
  • Shadow Minister (Social Security) (1 Jan 1991 to 1 Jan 1992)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (8 Dec 1989 to 5 Dec 1991)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (27 Jan 1988 to 17 Apr 1991)
  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (20 Nov 1987 to 6 Dec 1991)
  • Member, Members' Interests Committee (17 Jun 1987 to 15 Dec 1989)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

8. Miscellaneous
I am unremunerated Founding Chair of trustees of the Early Intervention Foundation, a registered Charity. (Registered 12 December 2012; updated 22 October 2014)
I am unremunerated Chair of the Rebalancing the Outer Estates Foundation, a registered charity. (Registered 22 October 2014; updated 13 May 2015)

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