Mark Pritchard

Former MP, The Wrekin

The Wrekin Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • Exiting the European Union: Trade and Customs Agreement 27 Apr 2017

    The Minister of State, as a near constituency neighbour, will know that car manufacturing is a vital part of the Shropshire economy. Will he give an undertaking to my constituents today that he will ensure that any free trade agreement will protect car manufacturing not only in Shropshire, but throughout the west midlands and the United Kingdom?
  • Business of the House 20 Apr 2017

    May we have a debate on hospital services in Shropshire? Will the Leader of the House join me in welcoming the recent comments by Simon Wright, the chief executive of the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, that the women’s and children’s unit—the paediatrics unit—at the Princess Royal hospital in Telford is now safe and that new services such as cancer care...
  • Business of the House 30 Mar 2017

    May we have an urgent debate on Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, which is illegally proposing to close its accident and emergency ward in the autumn, thus endangering up to 40 children a week? Does the Leader of the House agree that such moves should be subject to consultation with the public, local authorities and local Members of Parliament? There has been no such consultation,...

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Former Conservative MP for The Wrekin

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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Topics of interest

Mark Pritchard campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Armed Forces: Training
  • Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations
  • Abortion
  • Animal Welfare: Circuses
  • China

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (28 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (28 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Panel of Chairs (3 Dec 2012 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, International Development Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 4 Nov 2013)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (30 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (14 Jul 2008 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (17 Dec 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (23 Oct 2006 to 14 Jul 2008)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (12 Jul 2005 to 18 Dec 2007)

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Mark Pritchard’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 69.81% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 43 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.
  • 105 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 306 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Director of Mark Pritchard Advisory Ltd, c/o Gallaghers, 2nd Floor, 69/85 Tabernacle Street, London EC2A 4RR. (Registered 7 September 2013; updated 7 July 2015)
Until further notice, consultant offering general advice to The Soufan Group; a strategic security consultancy and client of Mark Pritchard Advisory Ltd. Address: 26 York Street, London W1U 6PZ. I receive £2,074.52 a month for an expected commitment of 11.5 hours. (Updated 1 July 2015)
Until further notice, consultant offering general advice to the Consumer Credit Association (CCA); a client of client of Mark Pritchard Advisory Ltd. Address: Queens House, Queens Road, Chester CH1 3BQ. From February 2017, I will receive £1,250 a month for an expected commitment of 9.5 hours. (Updated 1 July 2015 and 01 February 2017)
Payments from 39th Street Strategies, 39th St NW, Washington DC, for services provided via Mark Pritchard Advisory Ltd:
30 July 2016, received £525. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 06 September 2016)
27 March 2017, received £1,092.49. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 24 April 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Government of Macedonia
Address of donor: Boulevard Linden 2, Skopje 1000, Macedonia

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £1,000-1,500

Destination of visit: Macedonia

Date of visit: 19-22 May 2016

Purpose of visit: to meet with President, Foreign Minister, Defence Minister and MPs. Visit to refugee camp and Macedonian/Greek border to meet local officials to discuss migration and refugee issues in my capacity as a member of the Migration and Refugees Committee of the Council of Europe.

(Registered 24 June 2016)
Name of donor: Parliamentarians for Global Action
Address of donor: 132 Nassau Street, Suite 1419, New York, NY 10038

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

Destination of visit: New York

Date of visit: 1-5 June 2016

Purpose of visit: to meet with UK, US, Norwegian Ambassadors to the UN and meetings with UN agencies, NGOs and charities regarding new UN counter-terrorism strategy.

(Registered 28 June 2016)
Name of donor: Parliamentarians for Global Action
Address of donor: 132 Nassau Street, Suite 1419, New York, NY 10038

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation and food with a value of £1,000

Destination of visit: Oslo

Date of visit: 16-19 June 2016

Purpose of visit: meetings with abolition of the death penalty NGOs, campaigners and Norwegian MPs.

(Registered 28 June 2016)
Name of donor: Parliamentarians for Global Action
Address of donor: 132 Nassau Street, Suite 1419, New York, NY 10038

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £1,000-1,500

Destination of visit: Ukraine, Kiev

Date of visit: 10-13 July 2016

Purpose of visit: visit to Ukraine Parliament to meet cross-party group of MPs and Deputy Speaker to discuss Rome Statutes of the International Criminal Court and regional security and foreign policy issues.

(Registered 19 July 2016)
Name of donor: National Council of Resistance in Iran
Address of donor: 83 Victoria Street, London SW1H 0HD

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Eurostar travel, hotel and internal transfers with a value of £500

Destination of visit: Paris

Date of visit: 8-11 July 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend and speak at the international gathering of Iranians for Democracy and Freedom.

(Registered 22 July 2016)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Mark Pritchard Advisory Ltd. (Registered 07 September 2013)

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