Martin Horwood

Former Liberal Democrat MP for Cheltenham

Trident Nuclear Weapons System Replacement

The UK's Trident nuclear weapons system, comprising missile armed submarines, provides a continuous at-sea nuclear deterrent. There have been votes on if the system should be replaced with a new nuclear deterrent when Trident reaches the end of its lifespan.

Photo: UK Ministry of Defence

Martin Horwood consistently voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system

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Major votes

  • On 14 Mar 2007: Martin Horwood voted against maintaining the UK's strategic nuclear deterrent beyond the life of the existing system. Show vote
  • On 14 Mar 2007: Martin Horwood voted against maintaining the UK's minimum strategic nuclear deterrent beyond the life of the existing system. Show vote

Minor votes

  • On 20 Jan 2015: Martin Horwood was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Trident Nuclear Weapons System Renewal Show vote

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