Mark Field

MP, Cities of London and Westminster

Cities of London and Westminster Conservative

Mark Field campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Mark Field’s voting in Parliament

Mark Field is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

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  • Mark Field generally voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Quantitative Easing 15 Sep 2016

    I would have to agree with elements of what the hon. Gentleman is saying. We have had these ultra-low interest rates and quantitative easing in place for a hell of a long time, and they have had a distorting effect along the lines that he has suggested. Does he not recognise, though, that when, in March 2009, we entered a phase of emergency interest rates and started down the road to...
  • Finance Bill: Entrepreneur’s Relief: value for money 6 Sep 2016

    Obviously, the hon. Gentleman does not know me, or indeed the Minister, well enough to know that we are both very much on the pro-European wing of our party. I was not in any way blaming the EU. I was simply trying to make the point that, in looking to get a new set of trade arrangements with dozens of countries across the globe, we should not rush headlong into making lower corporation tax...
  • Finance Bill: Entrepreneur’s Relief: value for money 6 Sep 2016

    I am sure there is a lot of truth in that. I was a businessman before I entered the House. It was a relatively straightforward business, based in the City of London, in the service industry, so there were not a huge number of reliefs available, although it may well be that 20 years of additional pages of the tax code have made it even more bloody complicated than it was for those working in...

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Conservative MP for Cities of London and Westminster

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Transport
  • Local Government and the Regions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Libraries
  • Accreditation
  • Local Government Finance
  • United Kingdom Accreditation Service
  • Government Office for London

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (13 Sep 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (20 May 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (8 Dec 2005 to 8 Nov 2006)
  • Shadow Financial Secretary (10 May 2005 to 8 Dec 2005)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2004)
  • Shadow Minister (1 Jun 2003 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Member, Constitutional Affairs Committee (28 Jan 2003 to 5 Jan 2004)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 39 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Mark Field’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 88.39% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 17 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 210 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mark Field’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 701 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Until further notice, member of Advisory Committee of the London School of Commerce, Chaucer House, White Hart Yard, London SE1 1NX; an independent further and higher education organisation. I receive £30,000 a year in monthly instalments of £2,500, in return for an expected annual commitment of 100 hours. As a member of the Advisory Committee I advise on the maintenance of the highest standards of quality and service for the school. My role covers advising about mid and long-term strategy; acting as an ambassador with the school’s educational partners; speaking at conferences as representative of the school on a range of political issues; furthering relationships with British Council and High Commissions overseas; travelling abroad roughly once every eighteen months to partner schools abroad. (Updated 22 June 2015)
Until further notice, adviser to Cains Advocates Limited; international law firm. I receive £40,000 a year in quarterly payments of £10,000, in return for an expected annual commitment of 120 hrs. The role includes assisting the firm with its international strategy, ambassadorial work and advising on government and parliamentary aspects of financial services. Address: One Love Lane, London EC2V 7JN. (Updated 7 July 2015)
22 October 2015, received £1,500 from JLT Management Services of St Botolph Building, 138 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7AW for delivering opening speech and appearing on an expert panel at their client conference on terrorism risk on 8 October. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 18 November 2015)
17 November 2015, received £1,500 from Pool Reinsurance Company Limited of 5 Lloyd’s Avenue, London EC3N 3AE for delivering keynote speech at the Pool Re International Cyberterrorism Congress in central London on 29 October. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 18 November 2015)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Carlton Club
Address of donor: 69 St James's Street, London SW1A 1PJ.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: renewal of honorary membership; value £1,350

Date of receipt of donation: 31 December 2014

Date of acceptance of donation: 31 December 2014

Donor status: company, registration 00573221

(Registered 26 January 2012; updated 5 February 2013, 17 March 2014 and 12 August 2015)
Name of donor: Royal Automobile Club
Address of donor: Pall Mall Clubhouse, 89 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5HS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: renewal of honorary membership; value £1,535

Date of receipt of donation: 9 December 2014; renewed 18 November 2015

Date of acceptance of donation: 9 December 2014 and 18 November 2015

Donor status: company, registration 03570702

(Registered 17 December 2013; updated 10 December 2014 and 18 November 2015)
Name of donor: Pool Reinsurance Company Ltd
Address of donor: 5 Lloyd's Avenue, London EC3N 3AE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: costs associated with the publishing, printing and launch event of my book, valued at approximately £6,300 in total

Date received: 15 June 2016

Date accepted: 15 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration 2798901

(Registered 08 July 2016)

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