Ed Miliband

MP, Doncaster North

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Doncaster North Labour

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Fox-Sky Merger 20 Jul 2017

    The Culture Secretary has just shown us why she has an enviable job in Government. She is the Minister for tickets, as well as for many other things. May I wish you—and your staff, as seems to be the fashion—a happy summer, Mr Speaker? I welcome what the Secretary of State said about plurality and the fact that she is minded to refer on plurality grounds. I welcome what she said...
  • HS2 Update 17 Jul 2017

    I am afraid that the Secretary of State’s statement will provoke deep anger among my constituents, not just because of the local impact on them but because they believe, as I do, that this is the wrong choice for jobs, for regeneration, for connectivity and indeed for the ambitions of HS2 for South Yorkshire. I want to ask him two questions in that context. First, the consultation came...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Points of Order 17 Jul 2017

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. May I seek your advice on the urgent matter of the HS2 route and the announcements due to be made by the Transport Secretary, which will affect millions of people? The Secretary of State began his consultation with an oral statement last November, and there had been an expectation that he would announce his final decisions today in an oral statement; indeed,...

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Labour MP for Doncaster North

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

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Topics of interest

Ed Miliband campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education and Skills
  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Department for Transport
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Doncaster
  • North (Statistics)
  • Carbon Sequestration
  • Wind Power
  • Renewable Energy

Other offices held in the past

  • Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition (25 Sep 2010 to 8 May 2015)
  • Leader of the Labour Party (25 Sep 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (12 May 2010 to 25 Sep 2010)
  • The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change (3 Oct 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Minister (Cabinet Office) and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (28 Jun 2007 to 3 Oct 2008)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (5 May 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Ed Miliband’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 55.56% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 23 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 180 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Ed Miliband’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 718 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies, New York University (NYU), 285 Mercer St, 7th floor, New York, NY 10003:
Fee of £801.01 expected for attending and speaking at the NYU conference on Referendums and Democratic Politics in New York between 1 and 5 November 2016. Hours: 6 hrs. NYU also provided flights and accommodation. (Registered 29 November 2016)
19 March 2017, received £400 for attending and speaking at an NYU roundtable in London. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2017)
Payment of £2,500 expected from BBC Radio 2, Wogan House, 99 Great Portland Street, London W1A 1AA, for presenting the Jeremy Vine Show from 19 June until 23 June 2017. Hours: approx. 30 hrs. (Registered 17 July 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: USDAW
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: TSSA
Address of donor: 10 Melton Street, London NW1 2EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, Euston NW1 2HD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Betterworld Ltd
Address of donor: 14 St Mary's Street, Stamford PE9 2DF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: The part funded services of a researcher for four days a week, value £25,000

Date received: 31 May 2017 to 30 April 2018

Date accepted: 31 May 2017

Donor status: company, registration 03408967

(Registered 07 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies - Sciences Po
Address of donor: 27 rue Saint-Guillaume, 75337 Paris, Cedex 07, France

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, subsistence and transport from station to hotel for myself and a member of staff; approx. value £1,434

Destination of visit: Paris, France

Dates of visit: 7-8 October 2016

Purpose of visit: Participation in roundtable discussion and lecture on Brexit at Sciences Po University.

(Registered 31 October 2016)
Name of donor: International Department of CPC Central Committee
Address of donor: No. 4 Fuxing Road, Beijing, China 100860I

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): return flights, accommodation (for three nights), some subsistence and transport to and from airport in Chongqing, approximate total value £4,771

Destination of visit: Chongqing, China

Dates of visit: 12-16 October 2016

Purpose of visit: Participation in conference of G20 countries for ‘The Party and the World Dialogue 2016’.

(Registered 09 November 2016)
Name of donor: Andreas Papandreou Foundation
Address of donor: 87 Pireaus Avenue, 10553, Athens, Greece

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, subsistence and return transport from airport to hotel for my wife and I; approx. value £1,316

Destination of visit: Elounda, Crete

Dates of visit: 2-7 July 2017

Purpose of visit: Participation by my wife and I in Symi Symposium – Cyber Challenges for Peace, Communication and Democracy.

(Registered 31 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
From 15 September 2016, unremunerated director of Political Quarterly Publishing Company Ltd. (Registered 12 October 2016)

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