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Hugh Robertson

Former Conservative MP for Faversham and Mid Kent

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A selection of Hugh Robertson's votes

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Former Conservative MP for Faversham and Mid Kent

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

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election


Topics of interest

  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Olympics
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Olympic Games
  • Olympic Games: Greater London
  • Olympic Games 2012: Finance
  • Iraq
  • 2012 Olympics

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister of State (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport and the Olympics) (12 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (10 May 2005 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) (1 Jun 2004 to 1 Jun 2005)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (1 Jun 2002 to 1 Jun 2004)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Hugh Robertson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 27 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via during 2014, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 62.55% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 51 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 353 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.

6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Falcon and Associates
Address of donor: Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): return flights and accommodation, not purchased on the open market, but which would have had a value of over £1,500 if so purchased
Destination of visit: Dubai
Date of visit: 7-8 December 2014
Purpose of visit: to attend the 5th anniversary celebrations of the formation of Falcon and Associates
(Registered 19 December 2014)
9. Registrable shareholdings
(b) MJ2; financial PR company.
11. Miscellaneous
Reserve Officer in the Regular Army.

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