Philip Davies

Conservative MP for Shipley

@PhilipDaviesUK

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Your MP (Philip Davies) represents you, and all of the people who live in Shipley, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

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Conservative MP for Shipley

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

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Philip Davies campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Ministry of Justice
  • Justice
  • Home Department
  • Treasury
  • Health
  • Prisoners' Release
  • Reoffenders
  • Sentencing
  • Borders: Personal Records
  • Departmental Equality

Currently held offices

  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 15 Jan 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Marriage and Civil Partnership (Minimum Age) Bill Committee ( 5 Jan 2022 to 12 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Bill Committee (15 Dec 2021 to 5 Jan 2022)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee ( 9 Jun 2021 to 29 Nov 2022)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Sub-committee on Online Harms and Disinformation (10 Mar 2020 to 9 Nov 2020)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 9 Nov 2020)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (15 Jul 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, DCMS Sub-Committee on Disinformation (15 Jul 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (22 Jun 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (19 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Justice Committee ( 6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (29 Jun 2010 to 1 May 2012)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (28 Jun 2010 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee (12 Mar 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (27 Feb 2006 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Last updated: 18 Mar 2024.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Reach Group Limited, 21st Floor, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AP:
2 March 2023, received £500 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 07 March 2023)
25 July 2023, received £500 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 04 August 2023)
19 September 2023, received £500 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 09 October 2023)
2 November 2023, received £500 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 09 November 2023)
5 December 2023, received £350 for a column in the Daily Express. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 05 December 2023)
5 December 2023, received £666.50 for two columns in the Daily Express. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2023)
Payments from GB News, Riverbank House, 2 Swan Lane, London EC4R 3TT:
30 March 2023, received £9,466.49 for presenting twelve episodes of a news programme. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 30 March 2023)
27 April 2023, received £2,916.67 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 04 May 2023)
31 May 2023, received £10,379.54 for presenting ten episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 31 May 2023)
29 June 2023, received £9,357.80 for presenting twelve episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 29 June 2023)
27 July 2023, received £2,916.67 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 27 July 2023)
31 August 2023, received £6,825.19 for presenting eight episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 40 hrs. (Registered 01 September 2023)
28 September 2023, received £3,030.84 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 10 October 2023)
26 October 2023, received £2,916.67 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 27 October 2023)
30 November 2023, received £3,770.84 for presenting four episodes of a current affairs programme. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 30 November 2023)
21 December 2023, received £3,781.71 for presenting one episode of a current affairs programme and being a contributor to ten various other programmes. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 02 January 2024)
25 January 2024, received £4,781.71 for being a contributor to fourteen various programmes. Hours: 28 hrs. (Registered 26 January 2024)
29 February 2024, received £2,916.67 for being a contributor to ten various programmes. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 06 March 2024)
From 20 February 2023, Consultant on regulation and public policy to the National Pawnbroking Association, 2nd Floor, 289 Green Lanes, Palmers Green, London N13 4XS. From 1 September 2023 until further notice, I receive £1,500 per month. Hours: 5-10 hrs per month. (Registered 16 March 2023; updated 1 September 2023)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Arena Racing Company
Address of donor: 4th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: A badge entitling me to free entrance to any of the donor's racecourses when racing is taking place. The badge is for life and not available for purchase, but its estimated value to me is between £0 and £1,000 depending on usage per year.
Date received: 28 February 2022
Date accepted: 28 February 2022
Donor status: company, registration 07997040
(Registered 24 March 2022)
Name of donor: Kindred London Limited
Address of donor: Kindred House, 17 Hartfield, London SW19 3SE
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket with hospitality to Cheltenham Races, total value £1,000
Date received: 14 March 2023
Date accepted: 14 March 2023
Donor status: company, registration 03433883
(Registered 31 March 2023)
Name of donor: Betting and Gaming Council
Address of donor: 1 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4BU
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket with hospitality to Royal Ascot, total value £2,758
Date received: 22 June 2023
Date accepted: 22 June 2023
Donor status: company, registration 12213577
(Registered 26 June 2023)
Name of donor: Arena Racing Company
Address of donor: 4th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality to Royal Ascot, total value £790
Date received: 20 June 2023
Date accepted: 20 June 2023
Donor status: company, registration 07997040
(Registered 27 June 2023)
Name of donor: Arena Racing Company
Address of donor: 4th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to Lingfield Park Races including meal and accommodation, total value £335
Date received: 21 January 2024
Date accepted: 21 January 2024
Donor status: company, registration 07997040
(Registered 15 February 2024)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Betting and Gaming Council
Address of donor: 1 Bedford Row, London WC1R 4BU
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): One ticket to the Dublin Racing Festival, including flights and accommodation, total value £776.99
Destination of visit: Dublin
Dates of visit: 3-5 February 2024
Purpose of visit: To attend the Dublin Racing Festival.
(Registered 12 February 2024)
5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK
Name of donor: Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (Qatar Ministry of Sports and Culture)
Address of donor: PO Box 7559, Doha, State of Qatar
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Guest at Qatar Goodwood Festival 2023, including accommodation, hospitality and lunch, value £575
Date received: 31 July - 2 August 2023
Date accepted: 31 July 2023
Donor status: other
(Registered 21 August 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 18 September 2012)
8. Miscellaneous
From 26 February 2020, Member of the Town Fund Board for Shipley. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 25 March 2020)
From 1 September 2021, Member of the Board of the Race Horse Owners Association. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 03 September 2021)
From 12 July 2023, a Member of the executive committee of the British American Parliamentary Group. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 20 December 2023)

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