Philip Hammond

Former Independent MP for Runnymede and Weybridge

@philiphammonduk

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  • Prime Minister’s Statement 19 Oct 2019

    Before I decide whether to jump on the Prime Minister’s bus, I would like to be just a little clearer about the destination; I would like to be reassured that it remains the deep and special partnership with the European Union that we promised the British people in our 2017 election manifesto. In the absence of the UK-wide backstop, which has now gone from the package, the best way to give...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 6) Bill 4 Sep 2019

    Thank you, Mr Speaker. I want us to leave the European Union with a deal and I voted three times to leave the European Union with a deal. I regret the fact that it has become necessary for this Bill to be brought forward now, and it is necessary now for two reasons: first, because Parliament stands prorogued, so we will not have time potentially to bring Parliament back after my right hon....
  • European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 6) Bill 4 Sep 2019

    I absolutely agree, but we have heard clearly that we cannot rule out the possibility that the Government will dispute the interpretation of the Bill and that there will be a need for litigation in the courts, to ensure that its effect is delivered. We need to act because there is no mandate for a no-deal Brexit, and a no-deal Brexit will be a catastrophe for the United Kingdom. I remind my...

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Former Independent MP for Runnymede and Weybridge

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

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

Party was Conservative until 3 Sep 2019

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Topics of interest

Philip Hammond campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Deputy Prime Minister
  • Home Department
  • Departmental Pay
  • Departmental Buildings
  • Pensions
  • Departmental Marketing
  • Departmental Manpower

Other offices held in the past

  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer (13 Jul 2016 to 24 Jul 2019)
  • Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (15 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • The Secretary of State for Defence (14 Oct 2011 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Secretary of State for Transport (12 May 2010 to 14 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (3 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (8 Dec 2005 to 3 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (10 May 2002 to 10 May 2005)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (4 Mar 2002 to 2 Dec 2002)
  • Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (17 Oct 2001 to 14 Nov 2002)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (10 Sep 2001 to 10 May 2002)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (10 Jun 1998 to 10 Sep 2001)
  • Member, Transport Sub-committee (26 Nov 1997 to 22 Jun 1998)
  • Member, Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs Committee (17 Nov 1997 to 22 Jun 1998)

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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Philip Hammond’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 58.33% 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 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 131 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1881 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments received via the London Speaker Bureau, 235 Kensington High Street, London W8 6SF:
24 September 2019, received £32,118.67 from the Chicago Board Options Exchange, 400 S LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60605, USA, for a speech at their Annual Risk Management Conference in Munich. Hours: 30 hrs including preparation and travel. (Registered 30 October 2019)
4 October 2019, received £54,000 from P20 Inc (promotion of global co-operation in payment systems’ regulation and cyber security), 1180 West Peachtree NW, Suite 1800, Atlanta GA 30309, USA, for attendance at the Global Payments (P20) Conference in London and participation in a moderated dialogue. Hours: 8 hrs including preparation. (Registered 01 November 2019)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Arora Holdings Ltd
Address of donor: World Business Centre 3, Newall Road, London Heathrow Airport TW6 2TA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Five tickets for the Brit Awards 2019 in the Arora Group's box at the O2, with dinner; valued at £710

Date received: 20 February 2019

Date accepted: 20 February 2019

Donor status: company, registration 08121840

(Registered 27 February 2019)
Name of donor: Guards Polo Club
Address of donor: Smiths Lawn, Windsor Great Park, Egham TW20 0HP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the Royal Box and lunch at the Royal Windsor Cup Final, value £310

Date received: 23 June 2019

Date accepted: 23 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 02403242

(Registered 04 July 2019)
Name of donor: Arora Holdings Ltd
Address of donor: World Business Centre 3, Newall Road, London Heathrow Airport TW6 2TA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket for The Ashes at the Arora Group's box at The Oval, with lunch, valued at £199

Date received: 13 September 2019

Date accepted: 13 September 2019

Donor status: company, registration 08121840

(Registered 19 September 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 14 November 2016, house in London: (i) and, from 28 February 2017, (ii). (Registered 13 March 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
I am a beneficiary of a trust which owns a controlling interest in Castlemead Ltd, a company engaged in construction, house building and property development.

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