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Sarah Wollaston

Former Liberal Democrat MP for Totnes

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A selection of Sarah Wollaston's votes

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Former Liberal Democrat MP for Totnes

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

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

Party was Conservative until 19 Feb 2019; Independent until 14 Aug 2019

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Topics of interest

Sarah Wollaston campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Medicine: Education
  • HM Coastguard: Fareham
  • Carers
  • Surgery
  • Roads: Planning Obligations

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system (13 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system (13 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Liaison Committee (Commons) (13 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Liaison Committee (Commons) (13 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee (13 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, National Policy Statements Sub-Committee 2017-19 (13 Nov 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (6 Nov 2017 to 13 Nov 2017)
  • Chair, Health and Social Care Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Chair, Health and Social Care Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (10 Sep 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Health and Social Care Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Chair, Health and Social Care Committee (18 Jun 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (18 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Health and Social Care Committee (18 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Chair, Health and Social Care Committee (18 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 18 Jun 2014)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 91 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Sarah Wollaston’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 61 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 84.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 129 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 338 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 towards my re-election campaign

Donor status: individual

(Registered 17 October 2019)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: The Bowie Gallery
Address of donor: 54B High Street, Totnes TQ9 5SQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Reupholstered chair, to be re-donated to a good cause, crowd-funded as part of a themed art project, value £500

Date received: 12 October 2019

Date accepted: 12 October 2019

Donor status: other (sole trader)

(Registered 17 October 2019)

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