Ann Cryer

Former Labour MP for Keighley

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Ann Cryer is a former MP for Keighley.

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Keighley

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

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Prisons
  • Offender Management
  • National Offender Management Service
  • Nuclear Non-proliferation
  • Naval Vessels

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Afghanistan 6 Apr 2010

    What assessment has my right hon. Friend made of developments in Afghanistan regarding the well-being of women and their health, education and ability to work for their families?
  • [Mr. Eric Illsley in the Chair] — Speaker's Conference on Parliamentary Representation 30 Mar 2010

    I have not prepared a speech, but I scribbled a few notes while my hon. Friend the Member for Aberdeen, South (Miss Begg) was speaking. The hon. Member for Castle Point (Bob Spink) asked what feedback we received when we travelled around. I did not attend all the out-of-London hearings, but I went to Manchester, Cardiff and Leeds. It was interesting that many of the people who gave evidence...
  • [Mr. Eric Illsley in the Chair] — Speaker's Conference on Parliamentary Representation 30 Mar 2010

    I agree, and that is what we all tried to do when we went out into the sticks and talked to people. The Speaker's Conference was started by Speaker Martin. He has been given some hard knocks over the past year or so, so I want to put in a good word for him. The conference was his idea. Unfortunately for us, Speaker Bercow was already a member of the conference, so we lost a member but gained...

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