Paul Farrelly

Labour MP for Newcastle-under-Lyme

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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: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS: Training 16 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to involve people with learning disabilities and autism in the development of mandatory training for NHS staff.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Foster Care 14 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment his Department has made of implications for his policies of the recommendation in the Staying put: an unfulfilled promise, published by the Fostering Network in November 2018.
  • NHS Long-Term Plan 7 Jan 2019

    When our local sustainability and transformation plan was submitted in October 2017, it projected an annual deficit in health and social care in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent of £542 million by 2020-21, which is more than double the £250 million projected at the time of the 2015 general election. That shows the scale of the problem, because there are more than 40 STPs across England....

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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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

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)
19 February 2018, received £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
22 May 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
31 May 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
13 July 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
12 October 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 28 November 2018)
17 December 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 January 2019)

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