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: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Pensions 19 Jul 2017

    On the issue of the WASPI women raised by my hon. Friend the Member for Rhondda (Chris Bryant), the essence of their complaint, in some respects, is the fact that some of them were not even notified of the change that had occurred. Some were notified late, some were notified after it happened, and some received no notification at all. This point has been put time and again to the Government,...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 19 Jul 2017

    If she will list her official engagements for Wednesday 19 July.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 19 Jul 2017

    Of course the whole House associates itself with the Prime Minister’s words about defending our values. Her schedule does not seem so busy, so could she find time to visit Coventry? I can assure her of a warm welcome from the city’s three Labour MPs, who all doubled their majorities in the recent general election that she called; we were very grateful for that. On a serious...

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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)

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  • Has spoken in 12 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 88.89% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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") 472 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 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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