Philip Davies

MP, Shipley

Shipley Conservative

Philip Davies campaigned to leave the European Union

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Philip Davies’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Philip Davies sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Philip Davies consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year, while most Conservative MPs consistently voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies almost always voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies almost always voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies consistently voted against fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies consistently voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies almost always voted against university tuition fees, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies generally voted against a statutory register of lobbyists, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Colin Pitchfork 7 Dec 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, whether representations were (a) sought and (b) received by the Parole Board from the families of the victims of Colin Pitchfork in relation to the recommendation to move him to an open prison.
  • Casey Report 6 Dec 2016

    In Bradford, we have issues of segregation and integration in our communities. I very much welcome the report and what the Secretary of State has said today. Could I invite him to come along to Bradford sometime next year to see what the Government can do to help local communities with their desire for more community cohesion and integration? In the meantime, can he be very firm with local...

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Profile

Conservative MP for Shipley

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 6 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 28 Jun 2010)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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, 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
7 March 2016, received £350 from News UK and Ireland, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 March 2016)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:
9 March 2016, payment of £50 for a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 24 October 2016)
11 March 2016, payment of £75 for a survey. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 24 October 2016)
24 March 2016, payment of £75 for January 2016 Survey. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 24 October 2016)
18 July 2016, payment of £75 for April 2016 Survey. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 24 October 2016)
12 October 2016, payment of £75 for June 2016 Survey. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 24 October 2016)
25 October 2016, payment of £75 for a survey. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 07 November 2016)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Gilbert Greenall
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 towards EU Referendum campaigning

Date received: 15 June 2016

Date accepted: 15 June 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 01 July 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: four tickets (two on each day) with hospitality for Cheltenham Festival on 15 and 17 March 2016; total value £972

Date received: 29 February 2016

Date accepted: 15 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 21 March 2016)
Name of donor: Coral (part of Gala Coral Group)
Address of donor: One Stratford Place, Montfitchet Road, London E20 1EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets with hospitality for Cheltenham Festival on 16 March 2016; total value £600

Date received: 2 March 2016

Date accepted: 16 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 21 March 2016)
Name of donor: Normandie Stud Ltd
Address of donor: Kirdford, Billingshurst, West Sussex RH14 0NN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets and hospitality, each with a value of £200, for the Epsom Races; £400 in total value

Date received: 27 May 2016

Date accepted: 4 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration no 3402590

(Registered 15 June 2016)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Three tickets for Royal Ascot at a value of £320 each; total value £960

Date received: 13 June 2016

Date accepted: 17 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 23 June 2016)
Name of donor: SIS (Satellite Information Service) Ltd
Address of donor: 1-1 Whitehall Avenue, Kingston, Milton Keynes MK10 0AX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two hospitality tickets to Royal Ascot with a value of £201.60 each, total £403.20

Date received: 10 June 2016

Date accepted: 18 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration 4243307

(Registered 01 July 2016)
Name of donor: Coral (part of Gala Coral Group)
Address of donor: One Stratford Place, Montfitchet Road, London E20 1EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: three tickets to Sandown Park Raceourse with hospitality, with a value of £150 each, total £450

Date received: 25 June 2016

Date accepted: 2 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 06 July 2016)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: three tickets for the Community Shield at Wembley Stadium with a value of £45 each, total £135

Date received: 1 August 2016

Date accepted: 7 August 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 11 August 2016)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets with hospitality to St Leger Races, value £500 (£250 each)

Date received: 1 September 2016

Date accepted: 10 September 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 13 September 2016)
Name of donor: Ladbrokes plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two invitations to Ladbrokes dinner at Conservative party conference, with a value of £100 each; total value £200

Date received: 26 September 2016

Date accepted: 3 October 2016

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 17 October 2016)
Name of donor: Coral (part of Gala Coral Group)
Address of donor: One Stratford Place, Montfitchet Road, London E20 1EJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets and hospitality at Coral Sprint Trophy in York, with a value of £250 each, total £500

Date received: 27 September 2016

Date accepted: 8 October 2016

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 18 October 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £2,000

Destination of visit: Israel and West Bank

Date of visit: 21-26 August 2016

Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 28 September 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 London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 18 September 2012)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From 4 July 2016, LYJ Ltd; media, research and communications. (Registered 19 July 2016)

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