John Howell

MP, Henley

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Henley Conservative

John Howell’s voting in Parliament

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

However, John Howell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • John Howell generally voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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John Howell has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: Nato 20 Jun 2018

    May I pick up the hon. Lady on the point that she has just made? Like me, does she see the future of our role in Europe as being twofold: first, on defence, with NATO; and secondly, on civil affairs, with the Council of Europe? They were both formed at the same time. They both have similar membership and they both try to do the same thing.
  • UK Intergovernmental Co-operation — [Phil Wilson in the Chair] 20 Jun 2018

    This debate is about the UK’s machinery for the framework of intergovernmental co-operation. I appreciate that my hon. Friend the Member for Stirling (Stephen Kerr) has approached it from a Scottish perspective and that much of the debate has centred on devolution. But the more I have listened to this debate the more I am convinced that it has implications for our future relationship...
  • UK Intergovernmental Co-operation — [Phil Wilson in the Chair] 20 Jun 2018

    I agree that that is how the public would look at it. I think that we have been absolutely useless at telling the public what the Council of Europe does. It operates across almost every main Department of Government in the UK. It operates across the Home Office, with an emphasis on terrorism and security. It also operates across the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport through the...

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Conservative MP for Henley

Entered the House of Commons on 27 June 2008 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

John Howell campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Health
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Transport
  • Justice
  • Goring and Streatley Station
  • Israel: Palestinians
  • Iran
  • Ordnance Survey
  • Witnesses

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Member, Justice Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Justice Committee (8 Sep 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (14 Jul 2008 to 6 May 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jun 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Bernard Taylor
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Learning Enterprises Organisation Ltd
Address of donor: Battle Barns, 112 Preston Crowmarsh, Oxfordshire OX10 6SL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,800 for the production of a leaflet

Donor status: company, registration 07978520

(Registered 20 September 2017)
Name of donor: Simon Vickers
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: £1,800

Donor status: individual

(Registered 27 September 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Airbus Defence and Space Ltd
Address of donor: Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage SG1 2AS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality at the Royal International Air Tattoo for myself and a member of staff, total value £338

Date received: 15 July 2017

Date accepted: 15 July 2017

Donor status: company, registration 2449259

(Registered 19 July 2017)

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