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: 29 Jun 2017
In terms of democratic engagement, we had unprecedented problems in Newcastle-under-Lyme during the general election with late and missing postal votes, and with people being turned away from polling stations over registration issues. I have written to the First Secretary of State and Minister for the Cabinet Office about that, an investigation is under way, and I will apply for an...
Newspapers and the media are very much part of our creative industries, so as we leave the EU, could the Minister explain what the Department’s policy is on the future of section 40 and Leveson 2, both of which are very relevant to the industry as it, too, prepares for Brexit?
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?
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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)
Other offices held in the past
- 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: 2 May 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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