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Tim Loughton’s voting in Parliament
Tim Loughton is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
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Tim Loughton generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Tim Loughton has quite often rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Our frontline police officers have performed an incredible service throughout the pandemic, keeping us safe while putting themselves in the line of danger, as we saw so tragically with the killing of Sussex officer Matt Ratana. That job is not made any easier when groups of demonstrators take it upon themselves to flout social distancing regulations and take their anger out on the police....
Yemen 24 Sep 2020
I beg to move, That this House has considered the situation in Yemen. I am delighted to move the motion, and I am aware of the very great interest in this debate, so I will make my comments as quickly as possible. If people would not intervene, that would be helpful, and I do not propose to take the few minutes at the end to respond to give as many Members as possible the opportunity to come...
Yemen 24 Sep 2020
I agree with the hon. Lady, and I will finish on the figures about the United Kingdom. We have been the third largest donor and are one of the most important donors at the moment. The reasons are obvious, and the results are so important. To cap it all, ironically, recent floods in Hajjah and Amran have destroyed crops, and they have now been hit by swarms of locusts—truly a human tragedy...
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Conservative MP for East Worthing and Shoreham
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Topics of interest
Tim Loughton campaigned to leave the European Union
- Schools and Families
- Home Department
- Education and Skills
- Department for Education
- Mental Health
- Children: Protection
- Special Educational Needs
- Children in Care
Currently held offices
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
- Member, Home Affairs Committee (3 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
- The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
- Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (20 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
- Shadow Minister (Children) (1 Jul 2003 to 6 May 2010)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1 Jul 2001 to 1 Jul 2003)
- Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Transport and the Regions) (1 Jul 2000 to 1 Jul 2001)
- Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Nov 1997 to 5 Nov 2001)
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 14 Sep 2020.
1. Employment and earnings
Adviser to the Board of the Outcomes First Group
(formerly the National Fostering Agency (NFA
) and Chairman of the Quality and Safeguarding Board, Outcomes First Group, 71 Cowley Road, Uxbridge UB8 2AE. I receive an annual salary of £37,000 in return for an expected commitment of 12 hrs a month. (First registered 18 April 2013; last updated 09 January 2020)
Payments from Eden & Partners Ltd, Snells Cottage, The Green, Newick, Lewes BN8 4LA. (Updated 12 September 2019)
11 September 2019, received £350 for training session for NHS
professionals. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 12 September 2019)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing surveys:
12 February 2020, received £110, which I have paid to charity. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 March 2020)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Elizabeth Loughton, as part-time Office Manager
. (Updated 18 May 2015)
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