Barry Gardiner

Former MP, Brent North

Brent North Labour

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Former Labour MP for Brent North

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Barry Gardiner campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Trade and Industry
  • International Development
  • Department for International Trade
  • Iraq
  • Arms Exports
  • Fracking
  • Natural Capital Accounting
  • Bushmeat

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Energy and Climate Change) (14 Jul 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for International Trade (14 Jul 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (27 Jun 2016 to 14 Jul 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (20 Dec 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Special Envoy for Forestry (28 Jun 2007 to 15 Sep 2008)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Biodiversity, Landscape and Rural Affairs) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Trade and Industry) (Delivery and Efficiency) (10 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (2 Apr 2004 to 10 May 2005)
  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (12 Dec 2001 to 5 May 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (10 Jun 1999 to 16 Oct 2002)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (31 Jul 1997 to 25 Jan 2000)

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  • Has spoken in 24 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Barry Gardiner’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 203 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 62.10% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 117 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 713 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys. Payments are donated to the Brent North Labour Campaign Fund. (Registered 26 September 2016)
5 September 2016, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 September 2016)
23 January 2017, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 31 January 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher for 5 days per week; approx. value £43,500 from 14 December 2015 to 13 December 2016

Date received: 14 December 2015

Date accepted: 14 December 2015

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 15 December 2015)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher for 5 days per week until March 2016, 4 days thereafter; approx. value £28,000 from 1 January 2016 to 28 July 2016

Date received: 1 January 2016

Date accepted: 1 January 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 5 January 2016; updated 23 August 2016)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Campaigns & Communications Director for 5 days per week from 3 February 2016 to 31 December 2016; approx. value £40,050 per annum

Date received: 3 February 2016

Date accepted: 3 February 2016

Donor status: company, registration no 2890577

(Registered 03 February 2016)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher for 5 days per week from 5 September 2016 to 5 December 2016; approx. value £14,070

Date received: 5 September 2016

Date accepted: 5 September 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 26 September 2016)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Assistant for 5 days per week from 5 September 2016 to 5 December 2016; approx. value £9,530

Date received: 5 September 2016

Date accepted: 5 September 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 26 September 2016)
Name of donor: Garavi Gujarat Publications Ltd (t/a Asian Media and Marketing Group)
Address of donor: Garavi Gujarat House, 1 Silex Street, London SE1 0DW

Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: printing of constituency literature (Christmas cards and newsletter calendars); estimated cost £5,300

Date received: 25 November 2016

Date accepted: 25 November 2016

Donor status: company, registration 01423059

(Registered 28 November 2016)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher for 5 days per week from 6 December 2016 to 6 March 2017; approx. value £14,070

Date received: 6 December 2016

Date accepted: 6 December 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 06 December 2016)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Assistant for 5 days per week from 6 December 2016 to 6 March 2017; approx. value £9,530

Date received: 6 December 2016

Date accepted: 6 December 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 06 December 2016)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher for 5 days from 14 to 18 December 2016, value £595.89

Date received: 14 December 2016

Date accepted: 14 December 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 06 January 2017)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: the services of a Campaigns & Communications Director for 20 days from 1 to 20 January 2017, value £2,194.52

Date received: 1 January 2017

Date accepted: 1 January 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 06 January 2017)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher from 3 January 2017 to 3 April 2017, value £14,070

Date received: 3 January 2017

Date accepted: 3 January 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 06 January 2017)
Name of donor: Roomone.com
Address of donor: 12/14 Berry Street, London EC1V 0AU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Policy Adviser for 5 days per week from 3 January 2017 to 28 February 2017; approx. value £9,350

Date received: 3 January 2017

Date accepted: 3 January 2017

Donor status: company, registration 08368792

(Registered 03 February 2017)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher for 5 days per week from 7 March 2017 to 7 June 2017; approx. value £14,070

Date received: 7 March 2017

Date accepted: 7 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 20 March 2017)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Assistant for 5 days per week from 7 March 2017 to 7 June 2017; approx. value £9,530

Date received: 7 March 2017

Date accepted: 7 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 20 March 2017)
Name of donor: Christine Lee & Co
Address of donor: 86 Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1NB

Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: the services of a Parliamentary Researcher from 4 April 2017 to 4 July 2017, value £14,070

Date received: 4 April 2017

Date accepted: 4 April 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2890577

(Registered 11 April 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The Climate Parliament
Address of donor: Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London EC1V 2NX

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights and accommodation with an approx. value of £1,000

Destination of visit: Marrakech, Morocco

Dates of visit: 12–16 November 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend and speak at the COP22 climate talks in my capacity as Shadow Minister for International Climate Change.

(Registered 24 November 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
From 7 January 2016, unremunerated Director of GLOBE International AISBL, an international non-profit network devoted to legislative leadership on sustainable development and climate change, of 235/2 Avenue des Volontaires, B-1150 Brussels. (Registered 03 February 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Caroline Smith, as Office Manager and Senior Caseworker. (Updated 5 June 2015)

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