Philip Davies

Former MP, Shipley

Shipley Conservative

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Former Conservative MP for Shipley

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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Philip Davies campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

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

Other offices held in the past

  • 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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  • Has spoken in 131 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Philip Davies’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 288 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 64.45% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 53 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 199 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1371 times in debates — well above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
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)
9 December 2016, payment of £75 for a survey. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 09 January 2017)
16 December 2016, payment of £50 for a survey. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 January 2017)
21 December 2016, payment of £50 for a survey. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 18 January 2017)
Payments from Dow Jones & Company, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, New York NY 10036, for articles in Heat Street:
28 December 2016, received £400 for two articles. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 09 January 2017)
15 February 2017, received £400 for two articles. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 16 February 2017)
17 March 2017, received £800 for four articles published on 6, 13, 20 and 27 of February 2017. Hours: 5 hrs (75 mins per article). (Registered 17 March 2017)
17 April 2017, received £800 for four articles published on 6, 13, 20 and 27 March 2017. Hours: 5 hrs (75 mins per article). (Registered 19 April 2017)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC17 8RT, for opinion surveys:
12 May 2016, received £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 09 January 2017)
23 June 2016, received £40. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 January 2017)
10 August 2016, received £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 09 January 2017)
17 November 2016, received £25. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 09 January 2017)
25 November 2016, received £60. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 09 January 2017)
14 December 2016, received £60. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 09 January 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Ian Errington
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 May 2017)
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: 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)
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 Cheltenham Races, with a value of £300 each, total £600

Date received: 8 March 2017

Date accepted: 15 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 28 March 2017)
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 and hospitality at Cheltenham Races, with a value of £350 each, total £700

Date received: 9 March 2017

Date accepted: 16 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 28 March 2017)
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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