Graham Stringer

MP, Blackley and Broughton

Blackley and Broughton Labour

Graham Stringer campaigned to leave the European Union

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Graham Stringer’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Graham Stringer sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Graham Stringer generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer almost always voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted against a lower voting age, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Graham Stringer generally voted for university tuition fees, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Graham Stringer has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Prison Safety — [Graham Stringer in the Chair] 15 Sep 2016

    The Minister has asked for and received the Chair’s permission to take his jacket off. If other right hon. and hon. Members wish to take their jackets off, they also have the Chair’s permission.
  • The BBC and Political Impartiality — [Geraint Davies in the Chair] 14 Sep 2016

    Does the Minister agree that nobody in this debate is conspiring to do anything? The fact is that there is a cultural bias: most BBC presenters would probably be able to define the subjunctive, but would not know the second law of thermodynamics. Until the BBC gets scientifically trained people, there is bound to be an inherent bias.
  • The BBC and Political Impartiality — [Geraint Davies in the Chair] 14 Sep 2016

    I am following the hon. Gentleman’s speech closely. Since the 1999 European elections, a number of independent reports have shown the bias of the BBC on EU matters. The bias that he refers to in terms of climate change and other scientific matters is different. The fact is that the BBC has very few scientifically trained people and they do not understand that “consensus” is...

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Profile

Labour MP for Blackley and Broughton

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

Also represented Manchester, Blackley

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Biofuels
  • Renewable Energy: Heating
  • Renewable Energy
  • Bus Services
  • Buses

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 16 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (since 13 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 25 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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 and Technology Committee (Commons) (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 and Technology Committee (Commons) (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 Her Majesty's 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Grosvenor Casinos
Address of donor: Statesman House, Stafferton Way, SL6 1AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to attend a football match at Old Trafford, and associated hospitality, value £200

Date received: 28 February 2016

Date accepted: 28 February 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00877080

(Registered 20 June 2016)
Name of donor: Grosvenor Casinos
Address of donor: Statesman House, Stafferton Way, SL6 1AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to attend a football match at Old Trafford, and associated hospitality, value £200

Date received: 30 April 2016

Date accepted: 30 April 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00877080

(Registered 20 June 2016)
Name of donor: Grosvenor Casinos
Address of donor: Statesman House, Stafferton Way, SL6 1AY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to attend a football match at Old Trafford, and associated hospitality, value £200

Date received: 17 May 2016

Date accepted: 17 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00877080

(Registered 20 June 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
From 1 October 2015, unremunerated trustee of the Global Warming Policy Foundation, an education charity. (Registered 23 October 2015)
From 22 December 2015, an unremunerated Director of Vote Leave, Get Change Ltd. (Registered 29 February 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my step-daughter, Eleanor Carr, as Parliamentary Assistant.

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