Claire Curtis-Thomas

Former MP, Crosby

Crosby Labour

A selection of Claire Curtis-Thomas's votes

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  • Generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Has never voted on a wholly elected House of Lords
  • Consistently voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Defence: Armed Forces: Merseyside 6 Apr 2010

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 22 March 2010, Official Report, columns 9-10, on armed forces: Merseyside, how many young people in the UK cadet forces were recruited into the armed forces in each of the last five years.
  • Written Answers — Health: Cancer: Waiting Lists 6 Apr 2010

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the average time was that patients in Merseyside waited for the start of treatment for ovarian cancer in the most recent year for which figures are available.
  • Written Answers — Defence: Armed Forces: Merseyside 30 Mar 2010

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the answer of 22 March 2010, Official Report, columns 9-10W, on armed forces: Merseyside, how many of the (a) 131,000 young people and (b) 25,000 adult volunteers are based in Merseyside.

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Former Labour MP for Crosby

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


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Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • International Development
  • Education and Skills
  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Criminal Cases Review Commission
  • Identity Cards
  • Prisons
  • Police
  • Crown Prosecution Service

Other offices held in the past

  • PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Scotland of Asthal QC, Attorney General), Law Officers' Department (28 Jun 2007 to 4 Aug 2008)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 7 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Claire Curtis-Thomas’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 211 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 43.94% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 51 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 196 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

8. Land and Property
With my sister, I own a house in Crosby which is held in trust for family members (and on which rental income is received).

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