Michael Fabricant

MP, Lichfield

Lichfield Conservative

Michael Fabricant’s voting in Parliament

Michael Fabricant is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Michael Fabricant sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Michael Fabricant generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Michael Fabricant generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Michael Fabricant has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 8 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: PFI Contracts 22 May 2018

    Would my hon. Friend be interested to learn that when I was a lowly Parliamentary Private Secretary in the Treasury in 1996 and 1997, John Major was constantly trying to make us finalise PFI contracts, but we in the Treasury refused because they were bad deals? As soon as Labour got in, they went straight ahead and entered into those bad deals.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions 22 May 2018

    Manufacturing accounts for 24% of the west midlands economy but, as others pointed out earlier, there are skills shortages. Will the Chancellor therefore support any bid from the Mayor of the West Midlands for a devolution deal to take over responsibility for skills from the Department for Education?
  • Gaza Border Violence 15 May 2018

    The New York Times has published photographs and evidence that some 30,000 to 50,000 people in Gaza have been at the border fence, and that, I believe, is larger than the size of the standing Israeli army, so, sadly, I can understand how these events have happened, tragic as they are. Does my right hon. Friend not agree with me that taking a unilateral view that it is only Israel to blame...

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Conservative MP for Lichfield

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

Also represented Staffordshire Mid

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Topics of interest

Michael Fabricant campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Trade and Industry
  • Transport
  • House of Commons Commission
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Departmental Procurement
  • E-mails
  • Invoice Payments
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Civil Service Relocation

Currently held offices

  • Member, Administration Committee (since 30 Oct 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Administration Committee (1 Dec 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (11 Sep 2012 to 10 Apr 2014)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (21 Jun 2010 to 9 May 2013)
  • Government Whip (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Member, Administration Committee (3 Mar 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (13 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Trade and Industry) (Trade and Economic Affairs) (1 Jun 2003 to 12 May 2005)
  • Member, Finance and Services Committee (19 Nov 2001 to 2 Feb 2004)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (5 Nov 2001 to 14 Jul 2003)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (26 Jul 1999 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (28 Jul 1997 to 1 Nov 1999)
  • Member, National Heritage Committee (29 Jun 1993 to 7 May 1996)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
12 September 2017, received £200 from Princess Studios, 3rd Floor, Whiteleys Centre, 151 Queensway, London W2 4YN, via Cloud 9 Management, 2 Archer Street, London W1D 7AW, for an appearance on ‘The Mash Report’. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 18 September 2017)
Payments from Talk Radio, 18 Hatfields, London SE1 8DJ, via Cloud 9 Management Ltd, 2 Archer Street, London W1D 7AW:
9 March 2018, received £246 for two appearances on 'The Talk Radio Breakfast Show' on 23 January 2018 and 6 February 2018. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2018)
5 April 2018, received £123 for an appearance on 'The Talk Radio Breakfast Show' on 5 March 2018. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 09 April 2018)
29 March 2018, received £615 from Remarkable Television, Shepherds Building Central, Charecroft Way, London W14 0EE, via Cloud 9 Management Ltd, 2 Archer Street, London W1D 7AW, for one appearance on ‘Pointless Celebrities’ on 22 February 2018. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 03 April 2018)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Joanne Grange
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 June 2017)

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