Alan Johnson

MP, Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle

Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle Labour

Alan Johnson’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • London Attacks 23 Mar 2017

    The Prime Minister is dealing with this outrage in a calm and assured way. Does she agree that an effective counter-terrorism strategy designed to prepare, protect and pursue would be inadequate without the strand of prevent? In that vein, will she assure the House that across all 43 constabularies there will be neighbourhood policing teams visible to, and contactable by, the public, which is...
  • Council Funding and Social Care — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 22 Feb 2017

    Will the Minister give way?
  • Council Funding and Social Care — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 22 Feb 2017

    He already is, so just in case I lose my two minutes, I have a question for the Minister. He has a letter from the chief executive of Hull City Council, Matt Jukes. I have mentioned the disgraceful behaviour of the Secretary of State not committing himself to a meeting that he himself had suggested. Will the Minister commit to having that meeting, at which we can look at the latest round of...

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Labour MP for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle

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

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Topics of interest

Alan Johnson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Department
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Cremation
  • Police: Accountability
  • Police: Finance
  • Icelandic-Water Trawlermen Compensation Scheme
  • Antisocial Behaviour Orders

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer (8 Oct 2010 to 20 Jan 2011)
  • Shadow Home Secretary and Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • The Secretary of State for the Home Department (6 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Secretary of State for Health (28 Jun 2007 to 5 Jun 2009)
  • Secretary of State for Education and Skills (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (6 May 2005 to 5 May 2006)
  • The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (9 Sep 2004 to 6 May 2005)
  • Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Lifelong Learning, Further and Higher Education) (13 Jun 2003 to 9 Sep 2004)
  • Minister of State (Employment Relations, Industry & the Regions) (11 Jun 2001 to 13 Jun 2003)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Trade and Industry) (29 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Jul 1997 to 19 Feb 1998)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Aug 1995 to 1 Aug 1997)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Alan Johnson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 21 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 55.16% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 69 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 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") 1032 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Contributed to BBC TV and radio programmes. Address: BBC Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA. From January 2017, payments received via Alan Johnson Books. (Updated 26 January 2017)
18 March 2016, received payment of £700 for appearing on 'This Week' on 3 March 2016. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2016)
31 March 2016, received payment of £700 for appearing on 'This Week' on 17 March 2016. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2016)
23 May 2016, received payment of £700 for appearing on 'This Week'. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 12 July 2016)
2 June 2016, received payment of £700 for appearing on 'This Week'. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 12 July 2016)
12 July 2016, received payment of £700 for appearing on 'This Week'. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 12 July 2016)
2 November 2016, received payment of £350 for appearing on 'This Week'. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2017)
19 January 2017, received payment of £350 for appearing on 'This Week'. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2017)
Contract with Transworld Publishers for writing books. Address: The Random House Group, 61-63 Uxbridge Road, London W5 5SA. From January 2017, payments received via Alan Johnson Books. (Updated 26 January 2017)
12 April 2016, received £28,570 in royalties for two books. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 19 April 2014; updated 06 October 2016)
28 July 2016, received payment of £28,700 as the second instalment of the advance for my third book. Hours: estimated at 250 hrs over eight months. (Registered 06 October 2016)
21 September 2016, received payment of £28,700 as the third instalment of the advance for my third book. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 06 October 2016)
12 October 2016, received £14,171.05 in royalties for my first two books. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 17 October 2016)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From November 2016, Alan Johnson Books, a limited company through which earnings for my books and media work have been paid since January 2017. (Registered 26 January 2017)

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