Andrew Gwynne

MP, Denton and Reddish

Denton and Reddish Labour

Andrew Gwynne campaigned to remain in the European Union

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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.

  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Consistently voted against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
  • Voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Andrew Gwynne’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Andrew Gwynne’s full vote analysis page for more.

Andrew Gwynne has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Profile

Labour MP for Denton and Reddish

Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Transport
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Buildings
  • Thromboembolism
  • Apprentices
  • Social Networking
  • Health Services: Greater Manchester

Other offices held in the past

  • 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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  • Has spoken in 204 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Andrew Gwynne’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 414 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 59.82% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 36 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 96 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Andrew Gwynne’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 411 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys. Fees are paid direct to Denton and Reddish CLP. (Registered 15 February 2016)
27 January 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 February 2016)
11 August 2016, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 September 2016)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys:
21 January 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to local campaign fund. (Registered 17 August 2016)
8 March 2016, received £50. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to local campaign fund. (Registered 17 August 2016)
24 March 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to local campaign fund. (Registered 17 August 2016)
13 May 2016, received £100. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to local campaign fund. (Registered 17 August 2016)
18 July 2016, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. Fee donated to local campaign fund. (Registered 17 August 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel, accommodation and hospitality; £822

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Date of visit: 8-11 September 2015

Purpose of visit: to attend Gibraltar National Day related events and meetings with a group of parliamentarians from the Gibraltar All-Party Parliamentary Group.

(Registered 29 September 2015)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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