Lyn Brown’s voting in Parliament
Lyn Brown is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.
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Last updated: 19 Nov 2018
I absolutely admire the work that has been done in Glasgow, but this is not the only cause of crime in London. If we continue to focus only on the public health approach, we are likely to miss the way in which children are being groomed by gang members and organised criminals and placed in harm’s way by being used as mules and dealers. We need to understand that, in London, the problem is...
I completely and utterly agree with the hon. Gentleman. There have been incidents in my constituency. Drill music went up online from one gang calling out another gang bragging about a murder in the constituency. The music should have been taken down fast but my police services did not have the resources they needed to do it, and we did not have the access we needed.
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Labour MP for West Ham
Entered the House of Commons on 5 May 2005 — General election
Topics of interest
Lyn Brown campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Home Office
- Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
- Foreign and Commonwealth Office
- Department for Communities and Local Government
- Department for Education
- Ministers: Official Cars
- Community Relations
- Fire Services: Pensions
- Sri Lanka
Currently held offices
- Shadow Minister (Treasury) (since 12 Jan 2018)
Other offices held in the past
- Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Policing) (14 Oct 2016 to 12 Jan 2018)
- Shadow Minister (Home Office) (18 Sep 2015 to 28 Jun 2016)
- Shadow Minister (Communities and Local Government) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
- Opposition Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (10 Jun 2009 to 6 May 2010)
- Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
- PPS (Rt Hon John Denham, Secretary of State), Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills (28 Jun 2007 to 16 Jan 2009)
- PPS (Mr Phil Woolas, Minister of State), Department for Communities and Local Government (20 Nov 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
- Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (27 Jun 2006 to 15 Jan 2007)
- Member, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions Committee (5 Dec 2005 to 27 Jun 2006)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 3 Dec 2018.
Name of donor: Taipei Representative Office in the UK
Address of donor: 50 Grosvenor Gardens, Belgravia, London SW1W 0EB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation, with a value of £4,000
Destination of visit: Taiwan
Dates of visit: 2 - 9 November 2018
Purpose of visit: British-Taiwanese APPG visit to meet with the President, Speaker, MPs and regional leaders to discuss Anglo-Taiwanese relations.
(Registered 26 November 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One quarter share in a rental property in Ambleside, Cumbria: (i) and (ii). (Updated 26 July 2016
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