Graham Stringer

Former Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton

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Graham Stringer is a former MP for Blackley and Broughton.

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 May 2024 — Dissolved for election

Also represented Manchester, Blackley

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Topics of interest

Graham Stringer campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Biofuels
  • Renewable Energy: Heating
  • Renewable Energy
  • Bus Services
  • Buses

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Courts (Remote Hearings) Bill ( 8 May 2024 to 15 May 2024)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Sub-Committee on the Overseas Territories (14 Nov 2023 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Workers (Predictable Terms and Conditions) Bill Committee ( 1 Mar 2023 to 8 Mar 2023)
  • Member, Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Bill Committee (15 Dec 2021 to 5 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (15 Jan 2020 to 30 May 2024)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Transport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (16 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee ( 8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (25 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee ( 4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (21 Jan 2013 to 24 Feb 2014)
  • Member, Transport Committee (18 Jul 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Commons Science and Technology Committee ( 1 Oct 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee (10 Mar 2008 to 30 Sep 2009)
  • Member, Innovation, Universities and Skills Committee ( 9 Nov 2007 to 10 Mar 2008)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee (27 Nov 2006 to 30 Oct 2007)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (16 Jan 2006 to 7 Dec 2006)
  • Member, Transport Committee (22 Jul 2002 to 6 May 2010)
  • The Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury (12 Jun 2001 to 29 May 2002)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) ( 9 Nov 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Transport Sub-committee (15 Jul 1997 to 13 Dec 1999)
  • Member, Environment, Transport & Regional Affairs Committee (14 Jul 1997 to 13 Dec 1999)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill (Instruction) (No. 3) 21 May 2024

    I do not think I will detain the House long. I want to say two or three things. The first is that there is an element of unreality about this debate, as there has been about many debates on Northern Powerhouse Rail and HS2 phase 2b. Mr Deputy Speaker, you may remember this as a northern MP—I am sure the Minister will remember it, too—but almost exactly 10 years ago, on 23 June, George...
  • High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill (Instruction) (No. 3) 21 May 2024

    I am grateful to my hon. Friend for his very long intervention. He is obviously right. Cheryl Gillan did a fantastic job.She was opposed to HS2, and she increased the costs enormously by getting tunnels built under the hills in her constituency. Another way of looking at the economic nonsense we have had from this Government is that we do not have a high-speed route for the nation; we have an...
  • High Speed Rail (Crewe - Manchester) Bill (Instruction) (No. 3) 21 May 2024

    Indeed, but we are talking about major national infrastructure. I always hoped that HS2 would not just go to Manchester and Leeds but, for both political and transport reasons, would go to Scotland. As someone who believes in the Union between England and Scotland, I think that would help, and it would be very good transport policy, too.

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