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Shaun Woodward

Former Labour MP for St Helens South and Whiston

Royal Mail

There have been votes in Parliament on the privatisation of Royal Mail. Royal Mail was privatised in October 2013.

Photo: Graham Richardson

Shaun Woodward generally voted against the privatisation of Royal Mail

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about the privatisation of Royal Mail:

  • On 12 Jan 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Postal Services Bill — New Clause 2 — Minimum 10 Year Agreement With Post Office Limited Required before Royal Mail Sale Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Postal Services Bill — Third Reading — Privatisation of Royal Mail Show vote
  • On 27 Oct 2010: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Postal Services Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2009: Shaun Woodward voted no on Royal Mail — Rapid partial privatization — rejected Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2009: Shaun Woodward voted yes on Royal Mail — Notes Conservatives' failure to invest Show vote

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