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Bridget Phillipson

Labour MP for Houghton and Sunderland South

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The office of Bridget Phillipson MP has notified us that Bridget Phillipson was on maternity leave for 6 months from October 2011, and again for 6 months from November 2015. Both times her vote was paired. This may affect the numerology section below.

Bridget Phillipson’s voting in Parliament

Bridget Phillipson is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

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Recent appearances

  • Education: School Funding 20 Jan 2020

    What assessment he has made of the adequacy of funding for schools.
  • Education: School Funding 20 Jan 2020

    Every secondary school in my constituency has been judged by Ofsted to require improvement. We have seen various Government initiatives come and go, but when will the Secretary of State get to grips with the scale of the challenge at secondary level right across the north and bring forward a far more ambitious and properly funded plan to tackle it?
  • Business of the House 16 Jan 2020

    After months of worry, just before Christmas Npower announced its intention to close the Rainton Bridge customer service centre in my constituency, and there will be 4,500 job losses nationally. This was terrible news for many people in my community and right across the north-east. While trade unions are doing all they can to support staff at this time, would the Leader of the House be able...

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Profile

Labour MP for Houghton and Sunderland South

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Bridget Phillipson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Home Department
  • Department for Education
  • Education
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Courts: Sunderland
  • Departmental Work Experience
  • Asylum
  • Defence: Procurement
  • Children: Day Care

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Statutory Instruments Committee (18 Jul 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Committee on Privileges (26 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (26 Oct 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (10 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission (11 Oct 2010 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 11 Oct 2011)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys. All fees paid direct to Houghton and Sunderland South Constituency Labour Party:
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 14 February 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 May 2019)
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 18 March 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 May 2019)
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 29 March 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 May 2019)
8 April 2019, payment of £75. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 May 2019)
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 25 May 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 29 May 2019)
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 14 June 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 18 June 2019)
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 6 September 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 09 September 2019)
Payment of £75 expected for a survey completed on 3 October 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 07 October 2019)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing opinion surveys. All fees paid direct to Houghton and Sunderland South Constituency Labour Party:
Payment of £100 expected for November 2018 Survey, completed on 14 November 2018. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 19 November 2018)
Payment of £70 expected for December 2018 Survey, completed on 11 December 2018. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 13 December 2018)
16 February 2019, payment of £80 for February 2019 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 October 2019)
19 March 2019, payment of £50 for March 2019 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 October 2019)
18 April 2019, payment of £60 for April 2019 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 October 2019)
10 July 2019, payment of £40 for July 2019 Survey. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 October 2019)
Payment of £60 expected for September 2019 Survey, completed on 6 September 2019. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 October 2019)
Payment of £60 expected for October 2019 Survey, completed 22 October 2019. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 22 October 2019)
Payment of £100 expected for November 2019 Survey, completed on 1 November 2019. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 04 November 2019)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: BP plc
Address of donor: 1 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4PD

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Attended annual CBI dinner as a guest of BP, value £276.30

Date received: 21 May 2019

Date accepted: 21 May 2019

Donor status: company, registration 00102498

(Registered 24 July 2019)
Name of donor: BP plc
Address of donor: 1 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4PD

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Shuttle bus to visit site in Pangbourne as part of Industry and Parliament Trust fellowship scheme, approx. value £35.60

Date received: 4 July 2019

Date accepted: 4 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration 00102498

(Registered 24 July 2019)

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