Andrew Gwynne’s voting in Parliament
Andrew Gwynne is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
This is a selection of Andrew Gwynne’s votes.
Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
0 votes for, 7 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2019
Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
0 votes for, 17 votes against, 1 absence, between 2011–2018
Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
0 votes for, 5 votes against, between 2010–2017
Consistently voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
1 vote for, 6 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2016
Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
84 votes for, 9 votes against, 38 absences, between 2006–2019
Generally voted against encouraging occupational pensions Show votes
0 votes for, 3 votes against, 1 absence, between 2010–2011
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Last updated: 11 Feb 2019
I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Hazel Grove (Mr Wragg) on securing this debate. I will call him a friend, because although we are from different political parties, we represent constituencies in the same borough and have worked together on a number of issues. Sometimes the artificial barriers that this place sets up mask the real co-operation between Members on both sides of the...
I am bringing my comments to a conclusion. I just want to touch on the serious issue of the numbers. We need clarity from the Minister about whether we should use the ONS numbers or the earlier numbers he set out. That brings me back to my first point about supply and demand. If we have an over-supply of green-belt land because we have used the wrong set of figures, how can the Minister give...
My hon. Friend makes a really important point, because this issue is about more than the sequencing of the disposal of sites for development; it is also about market economics, or supply and demand. If there is an oversupply of green-belt land that does not meet the real housing need of the conurbation, is it not the case that in 25 years’ time our successors might be debating in this place...
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Labour MP for Denton and Reddish
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
Andrew Gwynne campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Department of Health
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Ministry of Housing
- Communities and Local Government
- Grenfell Tower: Fires
- Local Government Finance
Currently held offices
- Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (since 9 Jan 2018)
- Co-National Campaign Coordinator (since 14 Jun 2017)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (14 Jun 2017 to 9 Jan 2018)
- Campaigns and Elections Chair (11 Feb 2017 to 14 Jun 2017)
- Shadow Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office) (7 Oct 2016 to 14 Jun 2017)
- Shadow Minister (Health) (7 Oct 2011 to 28 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Transport) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
- Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Jacqui Smith, Secretary of State), Home Office (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Scotland of Asthal QC, Minister of State), Home Office (14 Aug 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon Baroness Scotland of Asthal, Minister of State), Home Office (10 Nov 2005 to 14 Aug 2006)
- Member, Procedure Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 18 Jan 2010)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 18 Feb 2019.
Name of donor: (1) Great Britain China Centre
(with sponsorship from BP
and Prudential) (2) International Liaison Department
of the Chinese Communist Party
Address of donor: (1) 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS (2) No.4 Fuxing Road, Beijing
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Airfare £1,489; hotel and breakfast in Beijing and Wuhan £402.21; total £1,891.21 (2) train fare to Wuhan £95.76; food and drink (estimated at £60/day) £240; domestic travel (estimated at £10/day) £40; total £375.76
Destination of visit: Beijing and Wuhan, China
Dates of visit: 8-13 April 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend the 2018 UK-China Leadership Forum, organised by the Great Britain China Centre and IDCPC; to engage with Chinese Communist Officials on a broad range of topics and to strengthen UK-China bilateral relations.
(Registered 24 April 2018)
Name of donor: (1) Labour Friends of Israel
(2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) BM LFI
, London WC1N 3XX (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Blvd., Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 9103001
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) flights, accommodation and meals with a value of £1,600 (2) fast track access through security check, passport control, registration and customs, and some hospitality, value £100
Destination of visit: Israel and Palestinian territories
Dates of visit: 27-31 May 2018
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding visit. Meeting with Israeli and Palestinian co-existence campaigners, politicians, academics and diplomats.
(Registered 13 June 2018)
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