Nick Gibb

Minister of State (Education)

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton Conservative

Nick Gibb’s voting in Parliament

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

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  • Nick Gibb generally voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 18 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Sex and Relationship Education 15 Jan 2018

    On 14 December 2017 the Department published advice for schools on how to prevent and respond to reports of sexual violence and sexual harassment between children: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/sexual-violence-a nd-sexual-harassment-between-children-in-schools-and-college s. The Department wants to ensure that all pupils gain the knowledge and skills they need to keep themselves...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Teachers: Pensions 15 Jan 2018

    Pensions for widows were introduced in 1972 to most public sector pension schemes, including the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS). Surviving partner pensions were extended in 1988 to cover widowers, in 2005 for civil partners and in 2014 for same sex marriage spouses. The Government has made it clear that it believes that it is right that married same sex couples and civil partners should...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Sign Language: GCSE 15 Jan 2018

    The Government is committed to the education of all children and young people with special educational needs or a disability, including those with a hearing impairment. As part of the GCSE reform process, which began in 2011, the Government carried out equality impact assessments at every stage of its review. We expect the reformed GCSEs to remain universal qualifications and therefore...

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Conservative MP for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton

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

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Topics of interest

Nick Gibb campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Education and Skills
  • Children
  • Schools and Families
  • Home Department
  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Secondary Education: Curriculum
  • Departmental Staff
  • GCSEs
  • BNFL

Currently held offices

  • Minister of State (Education) (since 15 Jul 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (15 May 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (4 Mar 2013 to 15 May 2013)
  • Minister of State (Education) (13 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (Schools) (8 Dec 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (8 Dec 2003 to 12 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (5 Nov 2001 to 11 Dec 2003)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (1 Jun 1999 to 1 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (15 Jun 1998 to 30 Nov 1998)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 1998 to 1 Jun 1999)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 20 Jul 1998)

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  • Has spoken in 31 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Nick Gibb’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 96.67% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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.
  • 134 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Nick Gibb’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 859 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 8 Jan 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: British Spanish Tertulias Forum
Address of donor: 66 Warriner Gardens, London SW11 4DU

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, dinners, accommodation and ground transport; total value £850

Destination of visit: Seville, Spain

Dates of visit: 2-4 December 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend the British-Spanish Tertulias Forum, an annual weekend bringing MPs, business people, academics and artists together to discuss topical issues.

(Registered 04 January 2017)

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