Alan Meale

Former MP, Mansfield

Mansfield Labour

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Former Labour MP for Mansfield

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

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

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Defence
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Trade and Industry
  • NHS: Public Participation
  • Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme
  • Pneumoconiosis: Compensation
  • Health Services (Nottinghamshire)
  • Mansfield Benefit Centre

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (7 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Draft Voting Eligibility (Prisoners) Bill Committee (4 Mar 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (24 Jan 2011 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Crossrail Bill Committee (13 Dec 2005 to 13 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (5 Dec 2005 to 13 Dec 2005)
  • Member, Draft Gambling Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 22 Jul 2004)
  • Member, Court of Referees (1 Jul 1999 to 1 Jul 2002)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Environment) (28 Jul 1998 to 29 Jul 1999)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jul 1992 to 1 Jul 1994)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (19 Dec 1989 to 16 Mar 1992)
  • Member, European Legislation Sub-Committee I (12 Jul 1989 to 10 Jan 1990)
  • Member, European Legislation Committee (9 Feb 1988 to 15 Dec 1989)

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  • Has spoken in 11 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Alan Meale’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2015: WriteToThem had possibly bad contact details for this MP.
  • Has voted in 55.67% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 76 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 244 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: John Meale
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000 pa use of office space

Date of receipt: January 2012; renewed January 2013 (arrangement has continued since January 2001)

Date of acceptance: January 2012

Donor status: individual

(Registered 24 January 2012; updated 25 February 2013 and 02 August 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my spouse, Diana Gilhespy, as part-time Senior Parliamentary Assistant.

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