Geoffrey Robinson

MP, Coventry North West

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Coventry North West Labour

Geoffrey Robinson’s voting in Parliament

Geoffrey Robinson is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Geoffrey Robinson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Geoffrey Robinson consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Geoffrey Robinson generally voted for a transparent Parliament, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Geoffrey Robinson has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Topical Questions 10 Oct 2017

    Is the Secretary of State aware that there is widespread support in the House for his Government’s commitment to enact the principle of deemed consent for organ donation? He knows from a previous meeting that my private Member’s Bill is due for its Second Reading early in the new year. Will he therefore agree to an early meeting now, so that we can co-ordinate the two and see how...
  • Government Policy on the Proceedings of the House: Gypsies and Travellers and Local Communities 9 Oct 2017

    My hon. Friend the Member for Ealing North (Stephen Pound) sought to leave the Minister with two impressions: one was a series of four questions—we all look forward to the answers—and the other was a compliment on his speech. I am afraid that I cannot agree with my hon. Friend, because I thought the speech lacked any ministerial intent to do anything about this problem. The...
  • Government Policy on the Proceedings of the House: Gypsies and Travellers and Local Communities 9 Oct 2017

    No, my hon. Friend has had a good go already and other Members wish to speak. My hon. Friend the Member for North West Durham (Laura Pidcock) wants to contribute, for example. The Minister has had an offer—it is unprecedented, in my experience—from the West Midlands police and crime commissioner to get into a dialogue about specifics, because we need action or legislation from...

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Labour MP for Coventry North West

Entered the House of Commons on 4 March 1976 — unknown

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Topics of interest

Geoffrey Robinson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Transport
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Education
  • Taxis
  • English Language: Education
  • Disciplinary Investigations
  • Accident and Emergency Departments
  • Crime

Other offices held in the past

  • Paymaster General (HM Treasury) (3 May 1997 to 20 Dec 1998)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Jun 1983 to 6 Feb 1984)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Trade and Industry) (1 Jun 1983 to 1 Jun 1987)
  • Shadow Spokerperson (Science) (1 Jun 1982 to 1 Jun 1983)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Geoffrey Robinson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 85.71% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 474 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

8. Miscellaneous
New Statesman Limited (unremunerated chairman). Duties in addition to those of chairman include advising magazine about its outward facing activities. Address: John Carpenter House, 7 Carmelite Street, London EC4Y OAN. (Updated 28 January 2015)
Unremunerated director of The National Mathematics and Science College Ltd (previously Warwick International College) (see category 7 above). (Registered 15 October 2015; updated 20 April 2017.)
From July 2015, unremunerated business adviser to the Coventry and Warwickshire Growth Hub, a subsidiary of the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership. (Registered 16 May 2016)

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