Tony Lloyd

Shadow Minister (Housing)

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Rochdale Labour

Tony Lloyd’s voting in Parliament

Tony Lloyd is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Tony Lloyd sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Tony Lloyd consistently voted against laws to promote equality and human rights, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tony Lloyd consistently voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tony Lloyd consistently voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tony Lloyd generally voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tony Lloyd generally voted against transferring more powers to the Welsh Assembly, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tony Lloyd generally voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tony Lloyd generally voted against a wholly elected House of Lords, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Tony Lloyd has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Iran 16 Oct 2017

    The Minister’s statement is welcome and moves us forward, but he will recall that part of the logic behind the decision to engage with Iran on the basis of distrust, as he says, was the potential for a nuclear-armed Iran to lead to a nuclear arms race in the middle east. What steps will our Government take to say to our friends in the middle east that it is not in their interest to see...
  • Prisons Policy/HMP Long Lartin 12 Oct 2017

    The Minister simply cannot pretend that we will not see further outbreaks of this kind of rioting in our prisons, and he cannot pretend that prisons are not in any case regularly very violent places. As long as we have overcrowded prisons and too few staff, these events will continue to take place. The Minister must look seriously at non-custodial options for the courts when it comes to...
  • International Trade: Trade White Paper 12 Oct 2017

    Does the International Trade Secretary recognise that people fear that in the event of, for example, a very right-wing, ideological Government, we could see the erosion of social standards through our trade agreements or even the erosion of our ability to protect our national health service with the wrong type of trade treaty? Will he guarantee parliamentary scrutiny of every trade deal done?

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Labour MP for Rochdale

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

Also represented Manchester Central; Stretford

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Trade and Industry
  • Correspondence
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Asylum Seekers
  • Mental Health
  • Liberia

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Housing) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 28 Nov 2011)
  • Member, North West Regional Select Committee (4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, North West Regional Select Committee (3 Mar 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Chair, Parliamentary Labour Party (5 Dec 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (6 May 1997 to 29 Jul 1999)
  • Minister of State, Foreign & Commonwealth Office (5 May 1997 to 28 Jul 1999)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (1 Jul 1995 to 1 May 1997)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Jul 1994 to 1 Jul 1995)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Education) (1 Jul 1992 to 1 Jul 1994)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (1 Jul 1988 to 1 Jul 1992)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Transport) (1 Jul 1988 to 1 Jul 1989)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jul 1986 to 1 Jul 1987)
  • Member, Home Affairs: Sub-Committee on Race Relations & Immigration (15 May 1985 to 5 May 1987)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (18 Apr 1985 to 5 May 1987)
  • Member, Social Services Committee (9 Jun 1983 to 18 Apr 1985)

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Tony Lloyd’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 95.65% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 7 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.
  • 170 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Tony Lloyd’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 946 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Oct 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: GMB North West Region
Address of donor: Columbus Quay, Riverside Drive, Liverpool, L3 4GB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobald's Road, London, WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the Union (Rochdale Branch)
Address of donor: Town Hall, The Esplanade, Rochdale OL16 1AB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation
Address of donor: 23 Shepkina St. Moscow 107996, Russia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): hotel and subsistence with an approx. value of £600

Destination of visit: Moscow

Dates of visit: 22 - 23 November 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend a conference for mayors on energy conservation and sustainable development in my capacity as Mayor of Greater Manchester.

(Registered 06 July 2017)

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