Andrew Bridgen

MP, North West Leicestershire

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North West Leicestershire Conservative

Andrew Bridgen’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Andrew Bridgen sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Andrew Bridgen consistently voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Bridgen consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Andrew Bridgen generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Andrew Bridgen has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 19 Jul 2017

    I welcome the Institute for Fiscal Studies report this week on income inequality in the UK. It clearly shows that, contrary to Labour propaganda that was often repeated during the general election, the income gap between rich and poor in our country has reduced every year since 2010. Does my right hon. Friend agree that that clearly shows that those with the broadest shoulders are bearing the...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Police: Pensions 18 Jul 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if her Department will assess the potential merits of people widowed to police officers prior to April 2015 being entitled to a widow's pension in the event of their re-marriage.
  • HS2 Update 17 Jul 2017

    When I predicted in 2013 that the cost of HS2 would balloon to £100 billion, I was wrong. It is clear that the project will end up costing the nation an awful lot more than that. Does the Secretary of State share my constituents’ concern? They would absolutely expect a Labour Government to wilfully and neglectfully waste taxpayers’ money, but they despair at seeing a...

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Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire

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

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Topics of interest

Andrew Bridgen campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Transport
  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Treasury
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Recruitment
  • Plants
  • Tony Blair
  • Television: Licensing

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (21 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Regulatory Reform Committee (21 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (12 Oct 2015 to 21 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Draft Deregulation Bill (Joint Committee) (10 Jul 2013 to 11 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All payments donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association.
9 December 2016, received £75 for survey completed on 27 October 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 09 March 2017)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London, EC1Y 8RT. All payments donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association.
22 February 2016, received £30 for survey completed on 20 January 2016. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
4 April 2016, received £20 for survey completed on 1 March 2016. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
17 May 2016, £80 received for survey completed on 22 April 2016. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
30 June 2016, received £40 for survey completed on 11 May 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
16 August 2016, received £80 for survey completed on 21 July 2016. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
25 November 2016, received £60 for survey completed on 27 October 2016. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
19 December 2016, received £60 for survey completed on 29 November 2016. Hours: 35 mins. (Registered 21 December 2016)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for opinion surveys. All payments donated to North West Leicestershire Conservative Association. (Registered 08 September 2016)
12 January 2016, received £200 for survey completed on 24 November 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 08 September 2016)
13 July 2016, received £80 for survey completed on 10 May 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 08 September 2016)
8 September 2016, received £200 for survey completed on 28 June 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 08 September 2016)
23 January 2017, received £50 for survey completed on 7 December 2016. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 06 July 2017)
27 February 2017, received £200 for survey completed on 6 December 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 06 July 2017)
30 June 2017, received £80 for survey completed on 19 April 2017. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 06 July 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: JS Bloor (Services) Ltd
Address of donor: Ashby Road, Measham, Swadlincote DE12 7JP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,000, which included £2,000 for another constituency

Donor status: company, registration 2164993

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: Yew Lodge Ltd
Address of donor: 33 Packington Hill, Kegworth DE74 2DF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 00719573

(Registered 05 July 2017)
Name of donor: Norton Motorcycles
Address of donor: Hastings House, Castle Donington DE74 2SG

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 06718623

(Registered 05 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Royal Opera House
Address of donor: Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets with a total value of £540

Date received: 20 December 2016

Date accepted: 20 December 2016

Donor status: company, registration 480523

(Registered 12 January 2017)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
AB Produce PLC; processing and distribution of fresh vegetables.
AB Produce Trading Ltd; holding company.
Bridgen Investments Ltd; investment company, investing in shares, property, building projects.
From 6 February 2017, AB Farms Ltd; potato production and storage. (Registered 21 March 2017)

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