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 2017

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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
  • Ethiopia
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • 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: 13 Nov 2017.

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)
20 January 2017, received £3,000 for consultancy services. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 26 April 2017)
6 July 2017, received £3,000 for consultancy services. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 10 July 2017)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
9 March 2016, received £50. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)
24 March 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)
16 May 2016, payment of £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)
18 July 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)
27 October 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)
12 November 2016, received £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 November 2016)
12 December 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 12 December 2016)
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)
Payment from Ipsos MORI UK Ltd, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:
3 March 2017, received £200 for completing a survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 April 2017)
1 September 2017, received £200 for completing a survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 September 2017)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC17 8RT, for opinion surveys:
19 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 December 2016)
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 2016. The badge is not available for purchase but its estimated value is between £0 - £1,000, depending on usage.

Date received: 1 January 2016

Date accepted: 30 January 2016

Donor status: company, registration no 93447

(Registered 29 February 2016)
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 no 93447

(Registered 23 January 2017)
Name of donor: Coral (part of Gala Coral Group)
Address of donor: One Stratford Place, Montfitchet Road, London E20 1EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets and hospitality for my wife and me at Cheltenham Races, with a value of £300 each, total £600

Date received: 15 March 2017

Date accepted: 15 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 26 April 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: two tickets and hospitality for my wife and me at Cheltenham Races, with a value of £350 each, total £700

Date received: 16 March 2017

Date accepted: 16 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 26 April 2017)
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 for my wife and me at Cheltenham Races, approx. total value £600

Dates received: 13 and 17 March 2017

Date accepted: 13 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2909409.

(Registered 26 April 2017)
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, approx. value £1,000

Date received: 8 April 2017

Date accepted: 8 April 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2909409

(Registered 26 April 2017)
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: three tickets and hospitality for my senior parliamentary assistant, my wife and me at Ascot Racecourse, with a value of £350 each, total £1,050

Date received: 21 June 2017

Date accepted: 21 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration 566221

(Registered 05 July 2017)
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: two tickets and hospitality for my wife and me at Ascot Racecourse, with a value of £350 each, total £700

Date received: 23 June 2017

Date accepted: 23 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration 4212563

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: York Racecourse Knavesmire LLP
Address of donor: Tadcaster Road, York YO23 1EX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: hospitality including entrance badges, for my wife and me at York Racecourse, with a total value of approx. £500

Date received: 25 August 2017

Date accepted: 25 August 2017

Donor status: limited liability partnership, registration OC332113

(Registered 21 September 2017)
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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