Philip Davies

MP, Shipley

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Shipley Conservative

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 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 generally voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Philip Davies generally 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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Philip Davies has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Shipley Eastern Bypass 19 Oct 2017

    If he will provide funding for a Shipley eastern bypass.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Shipley Eastern Bypass 19 Oct 2017

    I am very grateful to the Secretary of State for that answer and I very much welcome the new bypass fund that he is setting up, appreciating the difficulties that many motorists have in getting around. Does the new fund mean the long wait that local businesses, local residents and I have suffered waiting for a Shipley bypass may soon be at an end?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 18 Oct 2017

    Along with the Scottish National party, the Labour party has said that it will not accept no deal with the European Union in any circumstances. That means that Labour will pay whatever final bill the EU demands, and accept any conditions on which it insists. Does the Prime Minister agree that no one with even an ounce of common sense would enter into a negotiation making such an announcement...

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Conservative MP for Shipley

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

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Topics of interest

Philip Davies campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (since 22 Jun 2017)

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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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Oct 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)
10 May 2017, received £600 for three articles. Hours: 3 hrs 45 mins (75 mins per article). (Registered 12 June 2017)
4 August 2017, received £400 for two articles. Hours: 2.5 hrs (75 mins per article). (Registered 04 August 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)
1 August 2017, received £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey. Hours: approx. 1 hr. (Registered 15 August 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)
Name of donor: Sir Henry Angest
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to fighting fund

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 June 2017)
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: 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)
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: one ticket to Royal Ascot, with a value of £700

Date received: 14 June 2017

Date accepted: 21 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 11 July 2017)
Name of donor: William Hill
Address of donor: 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets to Royal Ascot with a value of £700 (£350 per person)

Date received: 16 June 2017

Date accepted: 23 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration 04212563

(Registered 11 July 2017)
Name of donor: Skybet (Hestview Ltd)
Address of donor: 2 Wellington Place, Leeds LS1 4AP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets for Cheltenham with a value of £250 (£125 each)

Date received: 14 March 2017

Date accepted: 14 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 01100741

(Registered 12 July 2017)
Name of donor: Skybet (Hestview Ltd)
Address of donor: 2 Wellington Place, Leeds LS1 4AP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: three tickets for League 1 Play Off with a value of £255 (£85 each)

Date received: 20 May 2017

Date accepted: 20 May 2017

Donor status: company, registration 01100741

(Registered 12 July 2017)
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 to Coral Eclipse with a value of £350 (£175 each)

Date received: 1 July 2017

Date accepted: 8 July 2017

Donor status: company, registration 7254686

(Registered 25 July 2017)
Name of donor: Arena Racing Corporation Ltd
Address of donor: 3rd 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 St Leger Races, Doncaster, value £547.20 (£273.60 each)

Date received: 15 September 2017

Date accepted: 15 September 2017

Donor status: company, registration 07997040

(Registered 28 September 2017)
Name of donor: William Hill PLC
Address of donor: Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, N22 7TP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets with hospitality to St Leger Doncaster Races, value £300 (£150 each)

Date received: 16 September 2017

Date accepted: 16 September 2017

Donor status: company, registration 04212563

(Registered 29 September 2017)
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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