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Andy Reed

Former Labour MP for Loughborough


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A selection of Andy Reed's votes

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Former Labour MP for Loughborough

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

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

Party was Labour/Co-operative until 11 Apr 2005

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Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Education and Skills
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Olympics
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Physical Activity
  • Education Funding
  • Sunday Trading

Other offices held in the past

  • PPS (Rt Hon Dawn Primarolo, Paymaster General), HM Treasury (20 Nov 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2005 to 11 May 2010)
  • PPS (John Healey, Financial Secretary), HM Treasury (10 Nov 2005 to 20 Nov 2006)

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  • Has spoken in 28 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Andy Reed’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 17 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 78.12% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 41 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 183 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support
I have the services of a researcher who is employed by Business in Sport and Leisure (BISL) to work for me in my capacity as Chair of the Sports Caucus, a small group of MPs with a common interest in sport. Through BISL he is paid for his work on the Caucus by Sport England, UK Sport, the Central Council for Physical Recreation and the Local Government Association, each of whom pay in excess of £1,000.
I have the services for four days a week of an intern sponsored by CARE (Christian Action, Research and Education).
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Bible Society
Address of donor: Stonehill Green, Westlea, Swindon, SN5 7DG.
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,416.32
Destination of visit: India
Date of visit: 19-26 February 2010
Purpose of visit: for the bicentennial celebrations of the Bible Society of India, and to see the work that the society is carrying out in Delhi and Kolkata and to meet with Indian MPs.
(Registered 25 March 2010)

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