Henry Bellingham

MP, North West Norfolk

North West Norfolk Conservative

Henry Bellingham campaigned to leave the European Union

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Henry Bellingham’s voting in Parliament

Henry Bellingham is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Henry Bellingham’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Generally voted against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
  • Generally voted for encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against university tuition fees Show votes

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Henry Bellingham has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Conservative MP for North West Norfolk

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Home Department
  • Justice
  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Prisons
  • Prison Service
  • Prison
  • Smallpox Vaccine
  • Prison Service: Pay

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill (Commons) Committee (29 Apr 2014 to 22 Feb 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Minister (Justice) (20 Nov 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (10 May 2005 to 20 Nov 2006)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1 Jul 2003 to 10 May 2005)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (2 Dec 2002 to 8 Dec 2003)
  • Shadow Minister (Trade and Industry) (3 Jul 2002 to 1 Jul 2003)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 2 Nov 2002)
  • Member, Environment Committee (17 Jun 1987 to 18 Mar 1991)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Former member of Lloyds (resigned 1999. Reinsured into Equitas.)
Non-executive director of Developing Markets Associates Ltd, 150 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TU, a global consultancy and investment conference organiser. From October 2015 until further notice I receive £2,500 a month for a commitment of approx. 3.5 hrs. (Registered 17 May 2013; updated 27 November 2015)
Non-Executive Chairman of Pontus Marine Limited, 33 St. James's Square, London SW1Y 4JS, a UK based company with commercial fishing interests in the Gulf of Aden and the Middle East. I carry out duties as Non-Executive Chairman and give advice on strategy and corporate governance, for which I received £1,955 a month until October 2015. I no longer receive remuneration for this. Hours: 2-4 hrs per month. (Registered 12 June 2013; updated 17 July 2015 and 27 November 2015)
Non-executive Chairman of Pathfinder Minerals PLC, Becket House, 36 Old Jewry, London EC2R 8DD, an AIM listed mining company. For carrying out duties as Non-Executive Chairman and giving advice on strategy and corporate governance, I receive £4,000 per month until further notice. Hours: 4-7 hrs per month. (Registered 17 February 2014; updated 17 July 2015)
From 1 January 2016, Senior Adviser to J. Stern & Co. LLP, 21 Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7LY, a fund management company. Until further notice, I will receive a monthly payment of £2,500 for providing legal advice, and advice on corporate governance and strategic direction. Hours: approx. 4.5 hrs per month. Initial payment of £5,000 received on 1 January 2016. (Registered 09 February 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Forestry and arable land in Norfolk: (i).
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Lansdowne Advisory Ltd.
Longborough Capital PLC
Glencara Estate Company (Registered 28 May 2013)
8. Miscellaneous
Non-practising barrister-at-law.
Unremunerated director of Global Law Summit Ltd, which was set up to run the 2015 Global Law Summit commemorating 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta and to promote UK legal services around the world. It is also looking at organising another law Summit in the future. (Registered 31 October 2013; updated 07 June 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Emma Bellingham, as temporary part-time Parliamentary Assistant/Researcher.

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