Colonel Albert Ward

Former MP for Kingston upon Hull North West

As a result of COVID-19, some MPs have been less able to vote in Parliament, and this will be reflected in their voting record.

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

All MPs could vote remotely through an online voting tool. Votes cast remotely are shown as normal on the TheyWorkForYou voting record.

2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

The requirements on proxy voting were relaxed, allowing MPs to designate another MP to cast a vote on their behalf.

If an MP votes by proxy, it is effectively exactly the same as if they cast the vote in person and it shows up on their TheyWorkForYou voting record.

MPs are not required to designate a proxy, and may instead pair with an opposing MP to miss a vote. Parliament does not record when two MPs have come to a pairing arrangement, so on TheyWorkForYou, they will both appear to have been absent for the vote.

We will update this information if the situation changes. See more detail on votes during the COVID-19 period here.

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Rumania: Northern Transylvania 21 Mar 1945

    Does this practically restore the pre-war frontier between Hungary and Rumania?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Railways: London-Hull Service 28 Feb 1945

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of War Transport whether his attention has been called to the inadequate service of trains between London and Hull; whether he is aware that there is only one through train per day in each direction; and whether he will consider improving the service.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Railways: London-Hull Service 28 Feb 1945

    Is the Parliamentary Secretary aware that in spite of the fact that there is only one train each way between London and Hull there are more than 10 trains between London and Newcastle, and nearly 20 trains both ways between London and Bradford, and that neither of those cities has a population as large as the City of Hull?

More of Colonel Albert Ward’s recent appearances


Former MP for Kingston upon Hull North West

Entered the House of Commons on 14 December 1918 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 15 June 1945 — General election

Future MPs in this constituency

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