Emily Thornberry

Former MP, Islington South and Finsbury

Islington South and Finsbury Labour

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Former Labour MP for Islington South and Finsbury

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Emily Thornberry campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Attorney-General
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Health
  • Crown Prosecution Service
  • Serious Fraud Office
  • Prosecutions
  • Social Security Benefits
  • Universal Credit

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (20 Jul 2016 to 6 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Foreign Secretary (27 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (5 Jan 2016 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (18 Sep 2015 to 5 Jan 2016)
  • Member, Health Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
  • Shadow Attorney General (7 Oct 2011 to 20 Nov 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (Health) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2011)
  • Shadow Minister (Energy and Climate Change) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Member, Draft Constitutional Renewal Bill (Joint Committee) (1 May 2008 to 22 Jul 2008)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (23 Oct 2006 to 2 Nov 2009)
  • Member, Draft Legal Services Bill (Joint Committee) (15 May 2006 to 25 Jul 2006)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 26 Mar 2007)

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  • Has spoken in 38 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Emily Thornberry’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 156 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 65.74% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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.
  • 193 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 294 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: AgustaWestland Ltd
Address of donor: Lysander Road, Yeovil BA20 2YB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: myself and my assistant were passengers on a helicopter flight, total value £1,460

Date received: 2 June 2016

Date accepted: 2 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00604352

(Registered 28 June 2016)
Name of donor: BAE Systems PLC
Address of donor: 6 Carlton Gardens, London SW1Y 5AD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: flight to Barrow for my assistant and myself, total value £540

Date received: 13 May 2016

Date accepted: 13 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 1470151

(Registered 30 June 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Guildford, Surrey, jointly owned with my family: (i) and (ii). (Updated 15 May 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Non-practising barrister.

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