Nigel Dodds

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Brexit)

DUP MP for Belfast North

@NigelDoddsMP

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. The result of the motion of no confidence tonight illustrates the importance of the confidence and supply arrangement currently in place between—[Interruption.] I am always delighted when our opponents illustrate the strength of that relationship and what it is delivering for Northern Ireland; and when the people of Northern Ireland see that investment in...
  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    May I say, however, that the confidence and supply arrangement is of course built upon delivering Brexit on the basis of our shared priorities, and for us that is the Union, and we want to deliver Brexit, taking back control of our laws, our borders and our money, and leave the European Union as one country? Let us work in the coming days to achieve that objective.
  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    Since yesterday evening, I have been struck by how many hon. Members have been assiduous in their entreaties that my hon. Friends and I should be present to speak in this debate and to vote in the Lobby in support of the Government in order to prevent a general election. Indeed, some of those entreaties have even come from the Government side of the House. [Laughter.] Never mind the people in...

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DUP MP for Belfast North, Former DUP MLA for Belfast North

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Entered the Assembly on 25 June 1998 — General election

Left the Assembly on 10 September 2010 — Resigned

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Topics of interest

Nigel Dodds campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Northern Ireland
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Terrorism
  • Parades Commission
  • Police
  • Kenya
  • Fuel Poverty

Currently held offices

  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Brexit) (since 1 Jul 2017)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Reform and Constitutional Issues) (since 8 May 2015)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs) (since 8 May 2015)
  • DUP Westminster Leader (since 6 May 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) (1 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (1 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (9 Nov 2009 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Members' Allowances Committee (9 Feb 2009 to 18 May 2009)
  • Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Without Portfolio) (4 Jun 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Without portfolio (4 Jun 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (1 Jun 2007 to 1 Jun 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) (1 Jun 2007 to 1 Jun 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (1 Jun 2005 to 1 Jun 2007)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) (1 Jun 2005 to 1 Jun 2007)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jul 2001 to 1 Jun 2008)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Northern Ireland Friends of Israel (2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) c/o Oasis Retail Services Ltd, Mallusk Drive, Newtownabbey BT36 4GX (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Blvd., Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 9103001

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Economy Class Air travel, hotel accommodation and hospitality with a value of £2,700 (2) Bus travel in-country, airport service guides and hospitality with a value of £700

Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian Authority

Dates of visit: 27–31 May 2018

Purpose of visit: Political and trade delegation.

(Registered 20 June 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Constituency office in North Belfast: (i).

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