Laurence Robertson

MP, Tewkesbury

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Tewkesbury Conservative

Laurence Robertson’s voting in Parliament

Laurence Robertson is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Laurence Robertson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Laurence Robertson generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Laurence Robertson generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Laurence Robertson generally voted against fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

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Conservative MP for Tewkesbury

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

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Topics of interest

Laurence Robertson campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • RAF Innsworth
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • Ethiopia
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Bovine TB

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (10 Sep 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Northern Ireland) (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (30 Oct 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister (Trade and Industry) (1 Jun 2003 to 30 Oct 2003)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Nov 2001)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 2001 to 1 Jun 2003)
  • Member, Social Security Committee (22 Nov 1999 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 1999 to 23 May 2002)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Nov 1997 to 18 Jan 2000)
  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (28 Jul 1997 to 11 May 2001)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Position on the Advisory Board of Veolia Environmental Services, 210 Pentonville Rd, London N1 9JY from 1 June 2013. Expected annual remuneration of £6,000 for an expected commitment of about 50 hrs a year. (Registered 25 February 2014; updated 24 January 2017)
16 January 2018, received £3,000 for consultancy services. Hours: 32 hrs. (Registered 26 January 2018)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
12 June 2017, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 October 2017)
22 August 2017, received £50. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 12 October 2017)
14 September 2017, received £150 for two surveys. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 12 October 2017)
29 September 2017, received £150 for two surveys. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 12 October 2017)
20 November 2017, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 20 December 2017)
5 January 2018, received £100. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 01 May 2018)
2 February 2018, received £100. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 01 May 2018)
14 March 2018, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 01 May 2018)
16 April 2018, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 01 May 2018)
22 May 2018, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 05 June 2018)
25 June 2018, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 06 August 2018)
23 July 2018, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
27 August, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 11 September 2018)
Payment from Ipsos MORI UK Ltd, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing surveys:
7 December 2017, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 December 2017)
25 July 2018, received £200. Hours; 1 hr 15 mins. (Registered 06 August 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing surveys:
10 January 2018, received £30. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
15 February 2018, received £60. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
9 March 2018, received £60. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
22 March 2018, received £80. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
9 May 2018, received £70. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
13 June 2018, received £80. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
5 July 2018, received £70. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
30 July 2018, received £100. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
28 August 2018, received £60. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 September 2018)
1 October 2018, received £60. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 10 October 2018)
18 October 2018, received £70. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 24 October 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Racecourse Association Ltd
Address of donor: Winkfield Road, Ascot SL5 7HX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a metal badge entitling the bearer to admittance to certain horse racing meetings in the UK during 2017. The badge is not available for purchase but its estimated value is between £0 - £1,000, depending on usage.

Date received: 1 January 2017

Date accepted: 1 January 2017

Donor status: company, registration 93447

(Registered 23 January 2017)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes Coral plc
Address of donor: 5th Floor, The Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6SG

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at a dinner in Manchester hosted by Ladbrokes Coral, for my wife and me, approximate value £280

Date received: 2 October 2017

Date accepted: 2 October 2017

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 14 November 2017)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes Coral plc
Address of donor: 5th Floor, The Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6SG

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at York racecourse, approximate value £220

Date received: 14 October 2017

Date accepted: 14 October 2017

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 14 November 2017)
Name of donor: Sports Information Services Ltd
Address of donor: Whitehall Avenue, Kingston, Milton Keynes MK10 0AX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality for my wife and me at Ascot Racecourse, total value £560

Date received: 21 October 2017

Date accepted: 21 October 2017

Donor status: company, registration 4243307

(Registered 20 December 2017)
Name of donor: Sports Information Services Ltd
Address of donor: Whitehall Avenue, Kingston, Milton Keynes MK10 0AX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Ascot Racecourse, approximate total value £280

Date received: 24 November 2017

Date accepted: 24 November 2017

Donor status: company, registration 4243307

(Registered 20 December 2017)
Name of donor: Racecourse Association Ltd
Address of donor: Winkfield Road, Ascot SL5 7HX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: a metal badge entitling the bearer to admittance to certain horse racing meetings in the UK during 2018. The badge is not available for purchase but its estimated value is between £0 and £1,000, depending on usage.

Date received: 1 January 2018

Date accepted: 1 January 2018

Donor status: company, registration 93447

(Registered 24 January 2018)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes Coral Group plc
Address of donor: 5th Floor, The Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6SQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Chepstow Racecourse for my wife and me, approximate value £300

Date received: 6 January 2018

Date accepted: 6 January 2018

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 26 March 2018)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes Coral Group plc
Address of donor: 5th Floor, The Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6SQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Cheltenham Racecourse for me on 14 March 2018 and for my wife and me on 15 March 2018, approximate total value £790

Date received: 14-15 March 2018

Date accepted: 14 March 2018

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 26 March 2018)
Name of donor: William Hill plc
Address of donor: Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Cheltenham racecourse for two members of my staff, total value £540

Date received: 16 March 2018

Date accepted: 16 March 2018

Donor status: company, registration 4212563

(Registered 27 March 2018)
Name of donor: The Jockey Club
Address of donor: 75 High Holborn, London WC1V 6LS

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality at Aintree Racecourse for my wife and me, approx. value £1,318

Date received: 14 April 2018

Date accepted: 14 April 2018

Donor status: company, registration 2909409

(Registered 01 May 2018)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes Coral Group plc
Address of donor: 5th Floor, The Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6SQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket and hospitality at Sandown for me, value of £175.

Date received: 7 July 2018

Date accepted: 7 July 2018

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 06 August 2018)
Name of donor: Sports Information Services Ltd
Address of donor: Whitehall Avenue, Kingston, Milton Keynes MK10 0AX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality for my wife and me at Ascot Racecourse, total value £700

Date received: 22 June 2018

Date accepted: 22 June 2018

Donor status: company, registration 4243307

(Registered 06 August 2018)
Name of donor: William Hill plc
Address of donor: 1 Bedford Avenue, London WC1B 3AU

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality received at Doncaster Racecourse for my wife and me, approximate total value £560

Date received: 15 September 2018

Date accepted: 15 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration 4212563

(Registered 10 October 2018)
Name of donor: ARC Racing & Leisure Company
Address of donor: 3rd Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality at Doncaster Racecourse for my wife and me, approximate total value £560

Date received: 14 September 2018

Date accepted: 14 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration 07997040

(Registered 17 October 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ishida Europe Ltd
Address of donor: 11 Kettles Wood Drive, Woodgate Business Park, Birmingham B32 3DB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): £5,034.41 received on 5 March 2018 to pay for flights, hotel and subsistence for my wife and me

Destination of visit: Ethiopia

Dates of visit: 9-15 February 2018

Purpose of visit: To promote Ishida Europe Ltd in Ethiopia.

(Registered 26 March 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 24 February 2014; updated 08 June 2015)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Anne Marie Robertson, as Office Manager.

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