Paul Flynn

Former Labour MP for Newport West

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Newport West

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 17 February 2019 — Died

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Topics of interest

Paul Flynn campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Nuclear Power
  • Afghanistan
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Drugs
  • Iraq

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 17 Feb 2019)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 17 Feb 2019)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 17 Feb 2019)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (21 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Leader of the House of Commons (3 Jul 2016 to 7 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (3 Jul 2016 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Dec 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Oct 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 8 Dec 1997)
  • Member, Transport Committee (26 Oct 1992 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1 Jun 1988 to 1 Jun 1989)

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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Paul Flynn’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 34.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 69 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1125 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Royalty payments from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment London SE1 7SP. No additional hours. These payments are donated to charity. (Updated 05 September 2016)
30 May 2018, payment of £101.05. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 31 May 2018)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees are donated to charity.
5 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 29 May 2018)
2 February 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 29 May 2018)
16 April 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 May 2018)
22 May 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 May 2018)
25 June 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 June 2018)
7 August 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 16 August 2018)
27 August 2018, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
Payments from Populus, Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for completing surveys. All fees donated to charity.
6 February 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
12 February 2018, payment £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
22 March 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
20 April 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
24 May 2018, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
4 September 2018, payment of £50 (May 2018 survey). Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
4 September 2018, payment of £50 (July 2018 survey). Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 September 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Lynne Samantha Flynn, as Senior Secretary.

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