Graham Brady

Chair, Conservative Party 1922 Committee

Conservative MP for Altrincham and Sale West


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Graham Brady’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Steroid Drugs 2 Mar 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the implications for its policies of the Oxford University study on the efficacy of inhaled Budesonide in preventing the development of severe covid-19 symptoms; and to what extent the use of inhaled steroids could be effective in treating all variants of covid-19.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Buildings 2 Mar 2021

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 2 September 2020 to Question 75983, on Coronavirus: Shops, if he will publish (a) the studies and (b) other research reports that his Department holds on the presence of viable covid-19 virus in the air in (i) supermarkets, (ii) other large retail settings and (iii) other non-clinical settings.
  • Covid-19: Road Map 22 Feb 2021

    I welcome very strongly the reopening of schools. After what we have put them through over the past year, it is time we prioritised the interests of our children and young people. The Prime Minister sets out a programme based on data, not dates, and that must be right, but will he please publish the precise criteria for each of those stages to be met? Finally, when the renewal of emergency...

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Conservative MP for Altrincham and Sale West

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

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Topics of interest

Graham Brady campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Education and Skills
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • European Union
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Working Time Regulations
  • Gcse
  • EU Constitution

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 15 Jan 2020)
  • Chair, Conservative Party 1922 Committee (since 26 May 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (26 May 2010 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (13 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Committee on Reform of the House of Commons (20 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (17 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Europe) (15 Jun 2004 to 3 Jul 2007)
  • Parliamentary Private Secretaries To Leader of the Opposition (10 May 2004 to 9 Sep 2004)
  • Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (5 Jan 2004 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Urban Affairs Sub-committee (5 Jan 2004 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (18 Sep 2001 to 1 Jul 2003)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (1 Jun 2000 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jan 2000 to 1 Jun 2000)
  • Member, Education & Employment Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Mar 2021.

1. Employment and earnings
Adviser on communications and marketing strategy to Snowshill Allied Holdings Ltd, and formerly to Aquarium Software Ltd, both of Poplar House, 126a Ashley Road, Hale, Cheshire WA14 2UN. From 1 April 2015 until further notice I expect to receive remuneration of £2,500 a quarter, for a commitment of about 3 hours a quarter. (Registered 17 September 2013; updated 4 October 2013 and 31 May 2015)
From September 2020 I receive £26,000 a year (paid monthly) for my role as Editor of The House Magazine (Dods Parliamentary Services), Level 11, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Rd, London SE1 9SG. Hours: 10 hrs a month. (Updated 31 May 2015, 13 November 2015, 03 July 2017, 18 June 2020 and 15 December 2020)
Payments from Primary Access and Research, 14 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP:
1 May 2020, received £500 for an interview on 29 April 2020. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 20 May 2020)
22 July 2020, received £500 for an interview on 9 July 2020. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 24 July 2020)
8 October 2020, received £500 for an interview on 7 October 2020. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 13 October 2020)
5 November 2020, received £500 for an interview on 4 November 2020. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 November 2020)
Payments from the Nth Degree Club, Wyvols Court, Basingstoke Road, Swallowfield, Reading RG7 1WY, for advising on marketing and communications:
4 April 2020, received £1,000. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 01 May 2020)
From June 2020 I receive £1,000 a month in respect of approximately 2 hrs work. (Registered 16 June 2020)
Payments from Associated Newspapers Limited, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:
16 June 2020, received £750 for an article published on 26 April 2020. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 18 June 2020)
13 October 2020, received £1,000 for an article published on 4 October 2020. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 16 October 2020)
On 29 October 2020, I received £200 from The Spectator (1828) Limited, 22 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP, for an article published on 30 September 2020. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 October 2020)
4 December 2020, received £200 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for participation as a panel member for Any Questions on 27 November 2020. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 December 2020)
30 December 2020, received £700 from Telegraph Media, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for two articles. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 18 January 2021)
17 February 2021, received £400 from News UK & Ireland Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for an article published on 2 November 2020. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 February 2021)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Benjamin Rose
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 June 2020)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: The Walbrook Club
Address of donor: 37a Walbrook, London EC4N 8BS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Honorary membership for one year, value £1,500

Date received: 26 August 2020 – 26 August 2021

Date accepted: 26 August 2020

Donor status: company, registration 03578810

(Registered 01 October 2020)
8. Miscellaneous
I have been given honorary membership of the Carlton Club for the tenure of my position of Chairman of the 1922 Committee. (Registered 05 September 2012)
From 29 September 2015, member of the Hamblin Educational Trust, a multi-academy trust based at Altrincham Grammar School For Boys. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 07 December 2016)
From 20 September 2016, unpaid Director of the Centre for Policy Studies; an independent think tank. (Registered 20 December 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Victoria Lowther, as Senior Research/Parliamentary Assistant.

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