Paul Farrelly’s voting in Parliament
Paul Farrelly is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
However, Paul Farrelly sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Paul Farrelly generally voted against allowing ministers to intervene in inquests, while most Labour MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
Paul Farrelly generally voted against greater regulation of gambling, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
The Prime Minister pledged time and again not to call an early election. In her Easter message, she talked greatly of her Christian values, so will she explain why she has such a loose and complicated relationship with telling the truth?
I am very happy to withdraw and reformulate what I said. Why does the Prime Minister have such a complicated and loose relationship with giving the country a clear indication of her intentions?
Does the hon. Lady agree that this is not only an issue of principle, in regard to parliamentary sovereignty and having a meaningful say, but an issue of good practice? We should not swallow the argument of an incentive to offer the worst possible deal. Lords amendment 2 would instil discipline and accountability in the Government as well as among our negotiating partners, because at any...
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Labour MP for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election
Topics of interest
Paul Farrelly campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Education and Skills
- Trade and Industry
- Work and Pensions
- Regeneration (Staffordshire)
- Tuition Fees
- University Hospital of North Staffordshire
- Education (Staffordshire)
- Benefit Entitlement (Newcastle-under-Lyme)
Currently held offices
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 8 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
- Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (6 Dec 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (15 Dec 2003 to 17 Jul 2005)
- Member, Unopposed Bills (Panel) (14 Nov 2002 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (12 Dec 2001 to 6 May 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.
Name of donor: Rolls-Royce Plc
Address of donor: 62 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AT
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): £213 contribution to hotel costs. Flights and other accommodation costs were met by a non-registrable source.
Destination of visit: Berlin, Brandenburg
Dates of visit: 17–20 September 2016
Purpose of visit: British-German APPG
visit to the German Parliament, Chancellery, Ministries, Rolls-Royce aero-engine factory and to meet with German business and parliamentarians to discuss the EU Referendum
and its future impact.
(Registered 28 October 2016
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