Heather Wheeler

MP, South Derbyshire

South Derbyshire Conservative

Heather Wheeler campaigned to leave the European Union

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Heather Wheeler’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Heather Wheeler sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Heather Wheeler consistently voted against an investigation into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Heather Wheeler generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Heather Wheeler has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 8 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Local Government Finance 8 Feb 2016

    I congratulate my right hon. Friend on listening, with all his Ministers, to the pleas from Derbyshire and South Derbyshire in particular. We are very grateful for the amelioration of the arrangements, but will my right hon. Friend go a little further and think about the changes to the new homes bonus and to business rates, so that although fast-growing districts will get more money in the...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Motor Vehicles: Trade Competitiveness 4 Feb 2016

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what recent assessment he has made of the relative competitiveness of the UK automotive industry.
  • Financial Conduct Authority 1 Feb 2016

    Does my hon. Friend agree that the glass being half full has been okay for some constituents, but that for those who are looking for consequential losses as well, the glass has been absolutely empty?

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Conservative MP for South Derbyshire

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health
  • International Development
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Culture Media and Sport
  • Egypt
  • Sports: Clubs
  • Local Government Finance: Derbyshire
  • NHS: Innovation
  • Venture Capital

Currently held offices

  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (since 17 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 7 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Committee on Standards: Standards Review Sub-Committee (10 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Committee on Privileges (7 Jan 2013 to 11 Sep 2014)
  • Member, Committee on Standards (7 Jan 2013 to 11 Sep 2014)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (23 May 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 7 Jan 2013)

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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Heather Wheeler’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 80.70% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 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") 83 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Feb 2017.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Lawn Tennis Association
Address of donor: National Tennis Centre, 100 Priory Lane, London SW15 5JQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets including hospitality to Davis Cup match in Birmingham on 6 March 2016, value £458 in total

Date received: 6 March 2016

Date accepted: 6 March 2016

Donor status: company, registration 07459469

(Registered 21 March 2016)
Name of donor: British Insurance Brokers Association - BIBA
Address of donor: 8th Floor, John Stow House, 18 Bevis Marks, London EC3A 7JB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: costs incurred for taxis, rail and overnight accommodation, paid direct by BIBA for speaking at BIBA Annual Conference in Manchester, total value £347.90

Date received: 10-11 May 2016

Date accepted: 10 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 1293232

(Registered 23 May 2016)
Name of donor: Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd
Address of donor: Burnaston, Derbyshire DE1 9TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: football match & lunch tickets, for me and my husband, to Derby County's Pride Park ground; £150 per person, total value £300

Date received: 29 October 2016

Date accepted: 29 October 2016

Donor status: company, registration 558339213

(Registered 19 December 2016)
Name of donor: Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd
Address of donor: Burnaston, Derbyshire DE1 9TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders Dinner, attended by me and a member of staff; value £250 per person plus taxi fare £14, total value £514

Date received: 29 November 2016

Date accepted: 29 November 2016

Donor status: company, registration 558339213

(Registered 19 December 2016)
Name of donor: Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd
Address of donor: Burnaston, Derbyshire DE1 9TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ben Ball charity dinner for the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders, attended by me and my husband; £275 per person plus £28 taxis, total value £578

Date received: 14 December 2016

Date accepted: 14 December 2016

Donor status: company, registration 558339213

(Registered 19 December 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Holiday cottage in France: (i). (Registered 14 November 2012)

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