Paul Farrelly

MP, Newcastle-under-Lyme

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Newcastle-under-Lyme Labour

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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Paul Farrelly has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • EU Exit Negotiations 15 Nov 2018

    At the outset of this statement, the right hon. and learned Member for Rushcliffe (Mr Clarke) quite rightly stressed the importance of the free movement of goods. Services are also a vital part of our economy, and something at which we are very good. Will the Prime Minister explain what benefits her approach gives to the services sector that it does not already enjoy? Importantly, what...
  • EU Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Advice: Education Funding 13 Nov 2018

    My hon. Friend may have seen a piece in The Observer at the weekend about the crisis across the country in special needs education. My county council has just announced a review, and we fear the worst—it is already removing special needs allowances for mainstream schools. Does he agree that it is time that the Government launched a review of how special needs are met across the country...
  • EU Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Advice: Education Funding 13 Nov 2018

    The Secretary of State has just mentioned help for colleges, as well as schools, with pension pressures. Will he extend that help to provide assistance with pay rises, so that there is no discrimination between colleges and schools? Will he also confirm that all colleges, not just sixth-form colleges and schools, will be eligible for the pot provided for the “little extras”,...

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Labour MP for Newcastle-under-Lyme

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

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Topics of interest

Paul Farrelly campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Education and Skills
  • Trade and Industry
  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Treasury
  • Regeneration (Staffordshire)
  • Tuition Fees
  • University Hospital of North Staffordshire
  • Education (Staffordshire)
  • Benefit Entitlement (Newcastle-under-Lyme)

Currently held offices

  • Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
3 January 2018, received £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey. Hours: 75 mins. (Registered 26 January 2018)
26 January 2018, received £300 in respect of a talk given to the Authors’ Licensing & Collecting Society, 1st Floor, Barnard's Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN. Hours: 4 hrs (including preparation time). (Registered 26 January 2018)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for surveys:
31 March 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 30 January 2018)
31 March 2017, payment of £50. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 30 January 2018)
12 June 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 30 January 2018)
14 September 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 30 January 2018)
29 September 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 30 January 2018)
31 December 2017, payment of £75. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 30 January 2018)

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