Liam Fox

Conservative MP for North Somerset

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Liam Fox’s voting in Parliament

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

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  • Liam Fox generally voted for a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • UK-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement 25 Nov 2020

    I am delighted to hear that the SNP is pro-trade. Will the hon. Gentleman tell us what assessment has been made of the cost of trade to Scotland of the SNP and Scotland withdrawing from the UK single market?
  • UK-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement 25 Nov 2020

    I want to begin by congratulating my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State and her incredible team of Ministers, our fabulous negotiating team, our Japan team at DIT and our team in Tokyo, led by ambassador Paul Madden, who have all contributed enormously to the success of this negotiation. I want briefly to explain why I think this deal is important in the global trade environment, what...
  • Leaseholders and Cladding 24 Nov 2020

    This is an issue of huge concern to many of my constituents in Portishead. It must be an absolute principle that leaseholders must be protected from the cost of remediation for safety issues that were not their fault. I welcome the Government’s support and approach. A £1.6 billion taxpayers’ commitment is huge, but the taxes of working families up and down the country should not be used...

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Profile

Conservative MP for North Somerset

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

Also represented Woodspring

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Topics of interest

Liam Fox campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • International Development
  • Treasury
  • Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Iraq: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Armoured Fighting Vehicles
  • Armed Forces: Deployment
  • Armed Forces: Training

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade (13 Jul 2016 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • The Secretary of State for Defence (12 May 2010 to 14 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (7 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (Foreign Affairs) (10 May 2005 to 7 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Minister without Portfolio (10 Nov 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Co-Chair, Conservative Party (10 Nov 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (15 Jun 1999 to 10 Nov 2003)
  • Opposition Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales) (2 Jun 1998 to 15 Jun 1999)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (23 Jul 1996 to 1 May 1997)
  • Government Whip (28 Nov 1995 to 23 Jul 1996)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (20 Jul 1994 to 28 Nov 1995)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (27 Apr 1992 to 27 Oct 1994)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 23 Nov 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Contract with Quercus Editions Limited for writing a book. Address: Quercus Editions Limited, 55 Baker Street, 7th Floor, South Block, London, W1U 8EW.
Payment of £5,400 expected from Telegraph Media Group Limited, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for articles written on 30 July 2019, 14 August 2019, 29 August 2019, 9 September 2019, 17 September 2019, 24 September 2019, 2 October 2019, 26 October 2019 and 10 November 2019. Hours: 9 hrs (1 hr per article). (Registered 10 January 2020)
Payment of £5,000 expected from the Spinoza Foundation, Craven House, 16 Northumberland Avenue, London WC2N 5AP, for a speech including Q&A in Geneva, Switzerland on 20 January 2020. Hours: 1 hr. Flights and accommodation also provided for me and a staff member. (Registered 27 January 2020)
Payment of £5,000 expected from Apple Print Ltd, The Orchard, Abex Road, Newbury RG14 1PX, for a speaking at an event on 6 October 2020 organised by ServiceNow. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 October 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: David Ord Ltd
Address of donor: 71 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 02614362

(Registered 09 January 2020)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Aquind Ltd
Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 13 December 2019

Date accepted: 13 December 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06681477

(Registered 31 December 2019)
Name of donor: Dukehill Services Ltd
Address of donor: 4 Birchley Estate, Birchfield Lane, Oldbury, B69 1DT.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 13 December 2019

Date accepted: 13 December 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06317947

(Registered 31 December 2019)
Name of donor: James Reuben
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Date received: 13 December 2019

Date accepted: 13 December 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Avre Partnership Ltd
Address of donor: 9 Great Chesterford Court, London Road, Great Chesterfield CB10 1PF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 23 January 2020

Date accepted: 24 January 2020

Donor status: company, registration 09010358

(Registered 27 January 2020)
Name of donor: Maurizio Bragagni
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 30 January 2020

Date accepted: 26 February 2020

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 February 2020)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of the Carlton Club.
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Residential property in London SE1: (i) and (ii). (Registered 20 October 2011)

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