Gavin Williamson

The Secretary of State for Defence

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South Staffordshire Conservative

High Speed Rail

MPs have voted on funding and giving permission for a new high speed rail network, connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester.

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Gavin Williamson consistently voted for new high speed rail infrastructure

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about new high speed rail infrastructure:

  • On 26 Jun 2013: Gavin Williamson voted to approve spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 26 Jun 2013: Gavin Williamson voted to approve spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2013: Gavin Williamson voted to approve spending money on preparations for a high speed rail network connecting at least London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Sheffield, Leeds, and Manchester. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Gavin Williamson voted for a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 28 Apr 2014: Gavin Williamson voted for a High Speed Rail link between London and the West Midlands. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2016: Gavin Williamson voted for the construction of the HS2 rail link from London to Birmingham. Show vote

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