Nicholas Boles

MP, Grantham and Stamford

Grantham and Stamford Conservative

Nicholas Boles campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Nicholas Boles’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Nicholas Boles sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Nicholas Boles consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Nicholas Boles has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Minimum Wage 8 Sep 2016

    60 employers responded to the National Minimum Wage campaign announced by HM Revenue and Customs on 29 July 2015. Between them, these employers voluntarily disclosed arrears of 786,038 owed to 4869 workers. In 2015/16 819 employers were issued with a Notice of Underpayment (NoU), and of this number, 814 were issued with a penalty. The combined penalties issued to these employers...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Minimum Wage 8 Sep 2016

    In total 60 employers responded to the National Minimum Wage campaign announced by HM Revenue and Customs on 29 July 2015. Between them, these employers voluntarily disclosed arrears of 786,038 owed to 4869 workers. 56 employers voluntarily disclosed arrears of 742,587 owed to 4875 workers. A further 4 employers voluntarily also disclosed arrears of 43,451 owed to 36...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Employment: Young People 14 Jul 2016

    The result of the EU referendum has raised many questions, for all our stakeholders and citizens. However, nothing changes in the immediate term. We will continue taking forward the important legislation that we set before Parliament in the Queen’s Speech, including the Higher Education and Research Bill. We will also continue with our further education reform programme. On Friday 8...

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Conservative MP for Grantham and Stamford

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • 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)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Nicholas Boles’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 85.12% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
  • 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") 316 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

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