Mike Penning

MP, Hemel Hempstead

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Hemel Hempstead Conservative

Mike Penning’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Mike Penning sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Mike Penning generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Northern Ireland: Leaving the EU: Border Policing 20 Jun 2018

    With regard to the border, throughout Operation Banner and the troubles in Northern Ireland, the military and the police desperately tried to get a hard border between the north and south. We would blow up crossing points and the following morning they would be open again. With the automatic number plate recognition that we have now, there should be no hard border, and I cannot see how it...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 20 Jun 2018

    May I join the Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition in paying tribute to the bravery of the imam from the mosque in Finsbury Park? May I also pay tribute to two people who are also in the Gallery today and who have shown dignity, bravery and integrity: the parents of Alfie Dingley? Alfie got the licence yesterday so that he will not have so many fits, which is what we know this...
  • Cannabis-Based Medicines: Points of Order 19 Jun 2018

    On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Yesterday I attempted to raise a point of order, which I do not think was a point of order, so I will try again today. I wonder how I can get on the record how thrilled I am, along with colleagues across the House, that it will no longer be necessary to go to Holland to get the drugs for Alfie Dingley. I was inundated with requests to come with me, but we will...

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Conservative MP for Hemel Hempstead

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

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Mike Penning campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Defence
  • Work and Pensions
  • Departmental Staff
  • Dental Services
  • Departmental Telephone Services
  • Departmental Training
  • Departmental Assets

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (15 Jul 2016 to 12 Jun 2017)
  • The Minister of State, Home Department (15 Jul 2014 to 15 Jul 2016)
  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice (15 Jul 2014 to 15 Jul 2016)
  • The Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Minister of State, Northern Ireland Office (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport (17 May 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (6 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 10 Dec 2007)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jun 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Jan Telensky
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000 for my fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 June 2017)
Name of donor: Peter Harris
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 June 2017)
Name of donor: Epson (UK) Ltd
Address of donor: Westside, London Road, Hemel Hempstead HP3 9TD

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Printer with a value of £11,000

Donor status: company, registration 01461516

(Registered 04 June 2018)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Piccadilly Greetings Cards
Address of donor: 4 Horizon Point, Swallowdale Lane, Hemel Hempstead HP2 7FZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Christmas cards and envelopes with a value of £2,970

Date received: 10 December 2017

Date accepted: 10 December 2017

Donor status: company, registration 02567156

(Registered 11 January 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Angela C Penning, as Office Manager.

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