Gwyn Prosser

Former Labour MP for Dover

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Gwyn Prosser is a former MP for Dover.

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Former Labour MP for Dover

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 12 April 2010 — General election (stood again)


Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Health
  • Transport
  • Animal Welfare
  • Sheep Exports
  • Live Animal Exports
  • Hospital Downrating Rules
  • Animal Exports

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, South East Regional Select Committee ( 4 Mar 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (14 Jul 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (22 Jul 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Member, Information Committee (28 May 2004 to 11 Apr 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 17 Mar 2010

    Norfolkline, SeaFrance and P&O Ferries have all attacked Dover Harbour Board's proposals to sell off the port of Dover, accusing it of abuse of power and threatening legal action through the courts. The people of Dover, the seafarers and the port workers all oppose privatisation. Does my right hon. Friend agree that to sell the port of Dover would be the wrong thing? I do not expect that he...
  • Business of the House 11 Mar 2010

    Dover Harbour Board's plans to sell off the port of Dover to the highest bidder have been thrown into chaos and confusion this morning, following the announcement by P&O and the other major port operators that the board may have been misappropriating revenue funds, and that T2, the new terminal, might not go ahead. Will the Leader of the House consider an urgent debate about the issue so that...
  • Kent Coast Railway Line — [Mr. Joe Benton in the Chair] 10 Mar 2010

    It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for North Thanet (Mr. Gale), who might be surprised to hear that I agree with some, but not all, of the points that he raised. I am not here to speak for other MPs' constituents, but I certainly want to speak up for my constituents in Dover. I have been using east Kent trains occasionally for 30 years since I first went down to Dover in 1979,...

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