Gerald Howarth

MP, Aldershot

Aldershot Conservative

Gerald Howarth’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Gerald Howarth sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Gerald Howarth consistently voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Excise Duties: Motor Vehicles 17 Mar 2017

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will make an assessment of the implications for his policies of the finding of the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association report on the economic impact of changes to the vehicle excise duty, published in February 2017, that those changes will result in rental companies purchasing 24,800 fewer vehicles in 2017 compared with 2016.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Aviation: Repairs and Maintenance 14 Mar 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to ensure that the network of 108 remaining licensed General Aviation airfields in the UK are maintained and enhanced.

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Conservative MP for Aldershot

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Also represented Cannock and Burntwood

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Topics of interest

Gerald Howarth campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • QinetiQ
  • Military Aircraft
  • Departmental Public Expenditure
  • Future Rapid Effects System
  • Warships

Currently held offices

  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since 30 Nov 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (19 Dec 2005 to 9 May 2006)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (23 Jul 2002 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Defence Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 17 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (16 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, Sound Broadcasting Committee (17 Feb 1987 to 15 May 1987)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Consultant to Blenheim Capital Services Ltd of Level 2, 3 Sheldon Square, London W2 6HY. The role involves providing business advice. (Registered 04 June 2013)
Consultant to Sigma Energy, Castle Acre Industrial Estate, Swaffham, PE37 7HY. The role involves providing business advice. (Registered 02 September 2013)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC)
Address of donor: Marford Mill, Rossett, Wrexham LL12 0HL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: one day’s shooting and one night’s accommodation at Catton Hall, Derbyshire; total value £826.73

Date received: 16 December 2016

Date accepted: 16 December 2016

Donor status: Registered Industrial and Provident Society, No 28488R

(Registered 12 January 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: British Ukrainian Society
Address of donor: The British Ukrainian Society, 45 Pont Street, London SW1X OBD

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport with a value of £1,008.84

Destination of visit: Kiev

Date of visit: 4–6 April 2016

Purpose of visit: attended meetings with parliamentarians and others in my capacity as Chairman of the Ukraine APPG.

(Registered 11 April 2016)
Name of donor: Egyptian Parliament
Address of donor: People's Assembly chamber of the Egyptian Parliament Building, Cairo, Egypt

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and transport with a value of £2,754

Destination of visit: Cairo and Sharm el Sheikh

Date of visit: 25-30 July 2016

Purpose of visit: Attend meetings with Egyptian politicians and officials in my capacity as Chairman of the All Party Group on Egypt.

(Registered 25 August 2016)
Name of donor: British Ukrainian Society
Address of donor: The British Ukrainian Society, 1st Floor, 25 Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7RZ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation and transport with a value of £826.86

Destination of visit: Kyiv

Dates of visit: 15 - 18 September 2015

Purpose of visit: attending the Yalta European Strategy Annual meeting in my capacity as Chairman of the Ukraine APPG.

(Registered 14 October 2016)

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