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David Borrow

Former Labour MP for South Ribble

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A selection of David Borrow's votes

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Former Labour MP for South Ribble

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)


Topics of interest

  • Health
  • Trade and Industry
  • Home Department
  • Education and Skills
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health Services
  • Schools (South Ribble)
  • Workers' Rights (South Ribble)
  • Police
  • Cadet Corps (Rifles)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (7 Oct 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Committee on Arms Export Controls (18 Apr 2008 to 7 Oct 2009)
  • Member, Defence Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (29 Jun 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (Dr Kim Howells, Minister of State), Department for Education and Skills (2 Nov 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • PPS (Dr Kim Howells, Minister of State), Department for Transport (13 May 2004 to 2 Nov 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all David Borrow’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 9 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 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 71.58% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 57 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 124 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Results UK
Address of donor: 25 Clemens St, Leamington Spa, CV31 2DP
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,199.69
Destination of visit: India
Date of visit: 6-10 September 2009
Purpose of visit: to learn how India is addressing major health challenges such as TB and HIV and to evaluate the impact of the UK Government's support to India.
(Registered 1 February 2010)
8. Land and Property
Flat in London from which rental income is received.

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