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Adrian Bailey

Former Labour/Co-operative MP for West Bromwich West

@AdrianBaileyMP https://facebook.com/AdrianBaileywestbromwichwest

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A selection of Adrian Bailey's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Valedictory Debate 5 Nov 2019

    I rise to give my final speech in the House. I stress that, notwithstanding the difficulties of the politics and the role of Parliament at this moment, my reasons for standing down are essentially personal. I have been here for 19 years, but it does not seem a minute since I gave my maiden speech. My enthusiasm for politics is undiminished and my commitment to the values that have always...
  • Valedictory Debate 5 Nov 2019

    I rise to give my final speech in the House. I stress that, notwithstanding the difficulties of the politics and the role of Parliament at this moment, my reasons for standing down are essentially personal. I have been here for 19 years, but it does not seem a minute since I gave my maiden speech. My enthusiasm for politics is undiminished and my commitment to the values that have always...
  • Valedictory Debate 5 Nov 2019

    I would just like to put on record that during the right hon. Gentleman’s spell as Secretary of State for Transport, a company—it will be unnamed—came to me in desperate straits over a problem that involved the Department for Transport and other countries, and it would have gone out of business within 10 days had it not been resolved. I took it to the right hon. Gentleman, we had a...

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Profile

Former Labour/Co-operative MP for West Bromwich West

Entered the House of Commons on 23 November 2000 — Byelection

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

Party was Labour/Co-operative until 11 Apr 2005; Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Adrian Bailey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Trade and Industry
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Prescriptions: Fees and Charges
  • UK Trade with EU
  • Insolvency
  • Vocational Training
  • Criminal Investigation: Cyprus

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (30 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (30 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (19 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (10 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (1 Oct 2009 to 23 Nov 2009)
  • Member, West Midlands Regional Select Committee (3 Mar 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (16 Oct 2008 to 30 Dec 2008)
  • Member, Business and Enterprise Committee (10 Mar 2008 to 30 Sep 2009)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (9 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Committee (9 Nov 2007 to 10 Mar 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (28 Jun 2007 to 29 Sep 2008)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Adam Ingram, Minister of State), Ministry of Defence (20 Nov 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Hilary Armstrong, Minister of State (Cabinet)), Cabinet Office (8 May 2006 to 20 Nov 2006)
  • PPS (Rt Hon John Hutton, Secretary of State), Department for Work and Pensions (10 Nov 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Member, Draft Civil Contingencies Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 28 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (17 Oct 2001 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 61 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Adrian Bailey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 20 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 76.24% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 58 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 378 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees donated to charity:
10 April 2018, received £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2019)
1 May 2018, received £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2019)
15 June 2018, received £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2019)
12 July 2018, received £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2019)
23 October 2018, received £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2019)
28 November 2018, received £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing a survey. Hours: approx. 1 hr. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 17 January 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Holiday property in Cornwall, jointly owned with my wife: (i) and (ii).

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