Nigel Evans

Former Conservative MP for Ribble Valley

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: British National (Overseas): Hong Kong 5 Nov 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many British National Overseas passports are held by citizens of Hong Kong.
  • Disability-inclusive Development — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] 31 Oct 2019

    Before I call Stephen Twigg to make his closing remarks, I thank everyone who has taken part in the debate. As a member of the Committee, I must say that this subject has been overlooked in the past, and I am delighted that it has been addressed in this report. It has been an honour and a joy to serve with the hon. Member for Liverpool, West Derby (Stephen Twigg) as Chair of the Committee....
  • Prime Minister: Engagements 30 Oct 2019

    Mr Speaker, as your former Deputy Speaker, I want to say that nobody who has sat in that Chair has done more to defend and promote the rights of LGBTI people in this country and throughout the world. When so many people live in fear of being born the way they are, I salute you. Thank you. The Guardian reported last week that the largest number of happy people live in the Ribble valley, and I...

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Former Conservative MP for Ribble Valley

Entered the House of Commons on 9 April 1992 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Nigel Evans campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Surplus Assets Sales
  • Correspondence
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Ministerial Accommodation
  • Departmental Data Protection

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (10 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (13 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Trade Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Development Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, International Trade Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (28 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (10 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, International Development Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 28 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (25 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Administration Committee (8 Dec 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (7 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (23 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Deputy Speaker (First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means) (8 Jun 2010 to 11 Sep 2013)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (13 Oct 2009 to 11 Sep 2013)
  • Member, International Development Committee (13 Jul 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 13 Jul 2009)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (8 Dec 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (23 Oct 2003 to 17 Jul 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (18 Sep 2001 to 6 Nov 2003)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Aug 1999 to 31 Jul 2001)
  • Member, Environment Committee (20 Jan 1997 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Public Service Committee (23 Oct 1996 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Transport Committee (15 Dec 1992 to 5 Jul 1993)

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  • Has spoken in 41 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Nigel Evans’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 98 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 74.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1241 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Wireless Group, News UK & Ireland Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for appearing on Julia Hartley Brewer Talk Radio Live:
20 March 2019, received £150 for an appearance on 27 February 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 22 March 2019)
18 September 2019, received £150 for an appearance on 4 September 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 October 2019)
20 June 2019, received £1,000 from the Fund Finance Association, 224 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1225, New York, NY10001, USA, for appearing as a panel member at the 5th Annual European Fund Finance Symposium at the London Landmark Hotel. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 17 July 2019)
24 September 2019, received £200 from the BBC, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on Any Questions on 6 September 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 04 October 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Address of donor: c/o Taipei Representative Office in the UK, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, internal travel, accommodation and hospitality; approx. value £3,000

Destination of visit: Taipei

Dates of visit: 17-22 September 2019

Purpose of visit: As Chair of the APPG for Taiwan at the invitation of the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to gain a better understanding of economic and political issues concerning the country.

(Registered 16 October 2019)

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