James Duddridge’s voting in Parliament
James Duddridge is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a selection of James Duddridge’s votes.
Generally voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes
8 votes for, 0 votes against, 8 absences, between 2011–2014
Almost always voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
6 votes for, 0 votes against, 1 absence, between 2007–2016
Consistently voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
17 votes for, 2 votes against, 3 absences, between 2008–2015
Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Generally voted against a more proportional system for electing MPs Show votes
1 vote for, 1 vote against, 2 absences, between 2010–2016
Generally voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
2 votes for, 2 votes against, between 2011–2016
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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017
Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 2 May 2017.
1. Employment and earnings
From 1 January 2017
until further notice, adviser to Brand Communications, 28-29 Threadneedle Street, London EC2R 8AY, a company which exists to build iconic brands for Africa. For providing advice on a number of issues including financial services and Brexit, particularly relating to Africa, I will receive £3,333 a month. Hours: 8 hrs per month. I consulted ACoBA about this appointment. (Registered 17 January 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2
Name of donor: Lady Tessa Keswick
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 towards local EU Referendum
Date received: 14 June 2016
Date accepted: 14 June 2016
Donor status: individual
(Registered 19 September 2016
Name of donor: Board of Investment Mauritius
Address of donor: 10th Floor, One Cathedral Square Building, 16 Jules Koenig Street, Port Louis, Mauritius
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel to a value of £1,955.10 and accommodation and meals to a value of £600; £2,555.10 in total
Destination of visit: Mauritius
Dates of visit: 19 September 2016 to 22 September 2016
Purpose of visit: To speak on African prosperity and investment at a conference.
(Registered 11 November 2016
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 18 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights approx. £8,500; accommodation approx. £413 per night; transport and hospitality approx. £207; total value £10,359
Destination of visit: Hong Kong
Dates of visit: 9-13 January 2017
Purpose of visit: APPG
on China delegation to maintain bilateral ties; support British businesses operating in Hong Kong; and deepen the knowledge of parliamentarians of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development.
(Registered 16 February 2017
Name of donor: (1) Professor Magdy Ishak (2) Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: (1) private (2) Nile Corniche, Boulaq, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights to a value of £1,380 (2) Accommodation, food and transport to a value of £596
Destination of visit: Sharm El Sheikh
and Cairo, Egypt
Dates of visit: 16-20 March 2017
Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding.
(Registered 28 March 2017)
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