Eric Martlew

Former MP, Carlisle

Carlisle Labour

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Recent appearances

  • High Speed Rail (Government Policy) 30 Mar 2010

    Why does the hon. Gentleman exclude the channel tunnel?
  • High Speed Rail (Government Policy) 30 Mar 2010

    My hon. Friend was very bad.
  • High Speed Rail (Government Policy) 30 Mar 2010

    I am glad that you are in the Chair, Mr. Illsley. Perhaps we will not have any instances of mistaken identity today, which is something that can happen. As I am sure you are aware, a number of hon. Members who wanted to attend this debate are not here because of confusion over timing. Apparently the usual channels collapsed, and the debate was on the Whip as being at 2.30. Those who wanted to...

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Carlisle

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • North Cumbria Health Action Zone
  • New Deal Schemes: Self-employed
  • Badgers/Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Cumbria
  • North West Regional Fisheries
  • Ecology and Recreation Advisory Committee

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, North West Regional Select Committee (4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Chairmen's Panel Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Finance & Services Committee (1 Nov 2005 to 27 Mar 2007)
  • Member, Transport Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Eric Martlew’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 5 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 79.81% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 12 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 15–16 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 28 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 299 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

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