Nick Gibb

Minister of State (Education)

Conservative MP for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton

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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.

However, Nick Gibb sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Nick Gibb 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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Nick Gibb has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Scotland 17 Jan 2019

    Schools in Scotland do not receive funding from the Department to educate English pupils attending there. Similarly, where Scottish pupils attend English schools, the Scottish Government does not pay for this. Education is a devolved matter. The way funding is allocated to Scottish schools is a matter for the Scottish Government. In England, schools receive funding for the number of pupils...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Notice Boards: Fires 17 Jan 2019

    For all Department for Education delivered school buildings, the Department sets out the design and construction requirements in its specification documents including the fire safety requirements for notice boards. As part of the annual review of that specification, the department will be assessing the current approach to classification of notice boards.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Discipline 16 Jan 2019

    The Department for Education produces guidance for head teachers and school staff on developing school behaviour policy and explains the powers members of staff have to maintain discipline in the classroom. The full guidance can be viewed here: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/ system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488034/Behaviour_andDisc...

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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 26 debates in the last year — below 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 90.88% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 926 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

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