Nicholas Boles

Conservative MP for Grantham and Stamford

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Last updated: 11 Feb 2019

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  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 29 Jan 2019

    In the short time available to me, I will not try to match my right hon. Friend the Member for Wantage (Mr Vaizey), who said almost everything that I would have said and much more entertainingly. I will try to explain why I have taken a step that many of my hon. Friends consider to be somewhat rash—the step of signing the amendment tabled by the right hon. Member for Normanton, Pontefract...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 29 Jan 2019

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  • European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 29 Jan 2019

    My right hon. Friend persists in ignoring what the right hon. Lady told him about the true intention of the Bill, which I support. It is very clear that, if amendment (b) were passed, there would be two opportunities to amend the length of the extension, both during the Bill’s passage through all its Commons stages next Tuesday, when a majority would be required, and through the motion the...

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Conservative MP for Grantham and Stamford

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

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Nicholas Boles campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Cabinet Office
  • Government Departments: Procurement

Other offices held in the past

  • The Minister for Universities and Science (15 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Jointly with the Department for Education) (15 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (6 Sep 2012 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 1 Nov 2010)

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  • Has spoken in 12 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Nicholas Boles’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — well below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 86.61% 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 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 327 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Feb 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
3 May 2018, received £900 from the Daily Mail, Associated Newspapers, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for an article which appeared on 27 December 2017. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 15 May 2018)
From 24 May 2018 until 23 May 2020, Non-Executive Director of Totemic Ltd, Kempton House, Kempton Way, Dysart Road, Grantham NG31 7LE. I will receive £30,000 per annum for this role. Hours: 16 hrs per month. (Registered 30 May 2018)
27 June 2018, received £650 from News UK and Ireland Ltd, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for an article. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 25 July 2018)
8 November 2018, received £1,200 from the Daily Mail, Associated Newspapers, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT, for an article which appeared on 16 October 2018. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 13 November 2018)
21 November 2018, received £500 from The Times Newspaper, News UK, 1 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9GF, for an article which appeared on 26 October 2018. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 21 November 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Lord Dennis Stevenson CBE
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500 to support the research and writing of a book

Date received: 11 February 2018

Date accepted: 19 February 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 February 2018)
Name of donor: Lord Stanley Fink
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 to support the research and writing of a book

Date received: 14 February 2018

Date accepted: 19 February 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 February 2018)

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