Andrew Turner

MP, Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight Conservative

Andrew Turner campaigned to leave the European Union

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Andrew Turner’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Andrew Turner sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Turner almost always voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Turner generally voted against the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Turner generally voted against fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Turner almost always voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Turner generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Turner generally voted against culling badgers to tackle bovine tuberculosis, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Andrew Turner has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business: UK Fishing Industry 1 Dec 2016

    I thank the hon. Member for Great Grimsby (Melanie Onn) for securing this important Backbench Business debate. Her constituency includes one of the UK’s biggest ports, which has been badly affected by the CFP. I also pay tribute to her predecessor, for the reasons my right hon. Friend the Member for North Shropshire (Mr Paterson) gave. As many of my right hon. and hon. Friends are...
  • Foreign National Offenders — [Sir Alan Meale in the Chair] 29 Nov 2016

    Would my hon. Friend also like to elicit the numbers for Jamaica? I believe they are the highest in the world.

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Profile

Conservative MP for Isle of Wight

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Education and Skills
  • Home Department
  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Correspondence
  • Parliamentary Questions
  • Press and Public Relations
  • Departmental Staff
  • Zimbabwe

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 15 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 21 Jun 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (4 Feb 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (10 May 2005 to 15 Jun 2006)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 2003 to 1 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Education & Skills Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Ivor Braka
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 to support local EU Referendum campaigning

Date received: 13 June 2016

Date accepted: 12 July 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 11 August 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Half-share of flat in London: (i) and (ii). The rent is paid to the co-owner. (Updated 28 July 2015)
Half-share of flat in Cowes, Isle of Wight: (i) and (ii).

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