Grahame Morris

MP, Easington

Easington Labour

Grahame Morris’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Grahame Morris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Grahame Morris generally voted against requiring the mass retention of information about communications, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Grahame Morris has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 13 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Pension Equality for Women 14 Dec 2017

    I thank the more than 30 Members who have participated in the debate, either directly through speeches or in the numerous interventions. I hope that the Minister has taken note of what has been said. I am an eternal optimist, perhaps formed by my experiences, and I think that all sides are going to build momentum and bring this campaign to a successful conclusion. I point out to the Minister,...
  • Pension Equality for Women 14 Dec 2017

    I beg to move, That this House calls on the Government to publish proposals to provide a non-means tested bridging solution for all women born on or after 6 April 1950 who are affected by changes to the State Pension age in the 1995 and 2011 Pension Acts. I thank the Backbench Business Committee for granting this debate, and the sponsors who have supported me in the application for it. I...
  • Pension Equality for Women 14 Dec 2017

    I will come on to the Minister’s remarks in that debate, but if he did want to take the opportunity, I am sure that the WASPI women would welcome it. What we and the campaign are asking for, as set out in the motion, is simple: a non-means-tested bridging pension. That would mean that some 3.8 million women would not have to live in poverty. The pension would be paid as a percentage of...

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Labour MP for Easington

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

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Topics of interest

Grahame Morris campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Radiotherapy
  • General Practitioners
  • Offshore Industry
  • Cancer
  • A19: Accidents

Currently held offices

  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 6 Nov 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and Shadow Minister for the Constitutional Convention (28 Jun 2016 to 7 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (18 Sep 2015 to 28 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Health Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Dec 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: RMT
Address of donor: 39 Chalton Street, London NW1 1JD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Spenmore Property Ltd
Address of donor: A1, Marquis Court, Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead, NE11 0RU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: company, registration 07362247

(Registered 07 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation for four nights during the Labour Party Conference at £345 per night, total value £1,380

Date received: 23-27 September 2017

Date accepted: 23 September 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 18 October 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Arab Organisation for Human Rights in the UK
Address of donor: Dephna House, Unit 203, 119 Neasden Lane, London NW10 1PH

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £1,321.29

Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar

Dates of visit: 26-30 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To carry out an investigation into the human rights implications of the blockade imposed on Qatar.

(Registered 20 October 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Michelle Morris, as part-time Senior Secretary.

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