Kevan Jones’s voting in Parliament

Kevan Jones is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Kevan Jones sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Kevan Jones generally voted against introducing foundation hospitals, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Kevan Jones has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • European Union Documents: Chester-le-Street: Rail Services 15 Jan 2019

    I agree with the Minister, but what concerns me about TransPennine is that it does not care. A company that should be focusing on what is good for customers has no customer ethos at all. I would love to know how we can change that.
  • European Union Documents: Chester-le-Street: Rail Services 15 Jan 2019

    On this historic night, I am sorry that Members are now leaving the Chamber and will not be listening to the problems that my constituents are facing at Chester-le-Street railway station. However, I am pleased to have secured this debate to highlight the problems in Chester-le-Street and the surrounding area for people who use the station. Tonight we have been consumed by the debate on...
  • European Union Documents: Chester-le-Street: Rail Services 15 Jan 2019

    It is. The hon. Gentleman makes an interesting point. This should be a way of getting people out of their cars and off other forms of transport into Tyneside, Durham and Teesside. I accept that longer trains are an option, but if the trains do not turn up in the first place, that is a problem. Delays and cancellations are causing real hardship to many of my constituents. I even had one...

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Labour MP for North Durham

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

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Topics of interest

Kevan Jones campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Defence
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Armoured Fighting Vehicles
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft
  • HMS Victory
  • Army: Recruitment

Currently held offices

  • Member, Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament (since 16 Nov 2017)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 6 Nov 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (17 Jan 2011 to 8 Mar 2011)
  • Member, Administration Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 1 Jul 2013)
  • Shadow Minister (Defence) (8 Oct 2010 to 6 Jan 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Veterans) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence) (Veterans) (5 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (19 Dec 2005 to 9 May 2006)
  • Member, Administration Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 26 Jan 2009)
  • Member, Draft Civil Contingencies Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2003 to 28 Nov 2003)
  • Member, Defence Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 19 Jan 2009)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
9 April 2018, received £350, from Knickerbockerglory Ltd., 2CDE MacFarlane Road, London W12 7JZ, for participation in an on screen interview. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2018)
18 October 2018, received £200 from Ipsos Mori, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for participation in Summer 2018 Survey. Hours: 2 hrs.
(Registered 01 November 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Address of donor: Shura Council, Riyadh, Postal Code 111165, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation £750; flights £6,932; other travel £600; hospitality £480; total value £8,762

Destination of visit: Riyadh and Najran

Dates of visit: 8-13 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To deepen understanding of Saudi Arabia and discuss issues of mutual concern.

(Registered 01 May 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
I am an unremunerated director of NE First Credit Union (previously the Prince Bishop Community Bank), a non-profit making credit union. I spend about an hour per month attending Board meetings. (Registered 05 October 2012; updated 19 July 2018)
Commonwealth War Graves Commissioner. (Registered 26 July 2018)
From April 2018, Trustee of the Commonwealth War Graves Foundation, a charitable foundation that highlights the work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. (Registered 26 July 2018)

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