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 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: 4 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Pension Equality for Women: Hormone Pregnancy Tests 14 Dec 2017

    I join other hon. Members in thanking the right hon. Member for Hemel Hempstead (Sir Mike Penning) and my hon. Friend the Member for Bolton South East (Yasmin Qureshi), but I hope they will forgive me if I say that even more thanks are due to Marie Lyon and the other people who have been campaigning, some for many decades, to get justice and to discover the truth about Primodos. I have been...
  • Foreign Affairs Committee 14 Dec 2017

    I returned from Cox’s Bazar on Monday. I commend what is generally an excellent report: every word of it has value. The real issue concerns the return of refugees to Myanmar-Burma. That is not possible under present circumstances. Does the hon. Gentleman agree that the need now is for genuine humanitarian assistance, not just from the Department for International Development but by...
  • Business of the House 14 Dec 2017

    I declare a registerable interest, having travelled to Bangladesh with Muslim Charity to see the Rohingya refugee camps. Can we have either an early statement or a debate on the situation of the Rohingya? There were a number of debates focusing on the crisis as people fled Myanmar, but the situation now is that 800,000 people are living in camps, including 36,000 unaccompanied children and...

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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 56 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Tony Lloyd’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 low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 90.41% 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.
  • 147 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Tony Lloyd’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 958 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Dec 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)
Name of donor: European Regional Science Association (ERSA)
Address of donor: c/o Dr Arjen Edzes, University of Groningen, Faculty of Spatial Sciences, Dept. of Economic Geography, Llandleven 1, 9747 AD, Groningen

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, rail and other transport, accommodation and subsistence with a value of £700

Destination of visit: Groningen, Netherlands

Dates of visit: 30 August - 1 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To speak at the ERSA annual Congress on the experience of Greater Manchester Combine Authority and devolved governance in the light of my former role as GM Interim Mayor.

(Registered 06 November 2017)

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