Kwasi Kwarteng

MP, Spelthorne

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Spelthorne Conservative

Kwasi Kwarteng’s voting in Parliament

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

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Last updated: 8 May 2018

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  • Grenfell Tower 16 May 2018

    I spoke about Grenfell Tower in the Westminster Hall debate on Monday, and wish to reiterate some of the remarks I made then. This is a very important issue for Government Members. For too long, we have hidden behind technocratic debates and technocratic assertions of how much money we have spent or whether the sprinklers were in the right place. I think too few Members on the Government...

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Conservative MP for Spelthorne

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

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Topics of interest

Kwasi Kwarteng campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Egypt: Politics and Government
  • Aviation: Exhaust Emissions
  • Planning
  • Libya: Politics and Government
  • Egypt: Elections

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Finance Committee (Commons) (20 Jul 2015 to 6 Feb 2017)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (4 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Transport Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 5 Jul 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
7 July 2017, received £4,412 from the European Association for Banking and Financial History, Hannauer Landstrasse 126-128, 60314 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, for a speech at their Legacy of Finance conference. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 17 July 2017)
3 August 2017, received £350 from the Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for article published on 3 August. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 07 August 2017)
15 August 2017, received £500 from Rinderland, So Televesion, 1 Boundary Road, London SE1 8GN, for a television show appearance. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 19 September 2017)
13 September 2017, received £400 from Liberum, Ropemaker Place, 25 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9LY, for a speech at a discussion lunch. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 20 September 2017)
17 October 2017, received £750 from the Rake Magazine, 36 Upper Brook Street, London W1K 7QJ, for an article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 20 October 2017)
25 October 2017, received £250 from The Standard Club of Europe (a specialist marine insurer), c/o Charles Taylor plc, Standard House, 12-13 Essex Street, London WC2R 3AA, for participation in a debate. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 06 November 2017)
27 October 2017, received £500 from the Cliveden Literary Festival, London & Regional Properties Ltd, 55 Baker Street, London W1U 8EW, for participation in the festival. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 15 November 2017)
Payments from the Sunday Times, 1 London Bridge Place, London SE1 9GF:
31 October 2017, received £400 for a book review. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 15 November 2017)
9 February 2018, received £400 for a book review. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 02 March 2018)
16 April 2018, received £400 for a book review. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 26 April 2018)
22 March 2018, received £500 for a speech to sixth form students from Queenswood School, Shepherd's Way, Brookmans Park AL9 6NS. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 29 March 2018)
21 March 2018, received £1,000 from Intelligence Squared, Newcombe House, 45 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3LQ, for participation in a debate. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 06 April 2018)
Payment of £200 expected from BBC World History Magazine, 8th Floor, Tower House, Fairfax Street, Bristol BS1 3BN, for an article written on 28 February 2018. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Middle East Council
Address of donor: 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation, food and transport with a value of approx. £1,079

Destination of visit: Catania, Sicily

Dates of visit: 29 August – 1 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary fact finding mission to migrant camps in Catania, Sicily.

(Registered 15 September 2017)
Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £3,250

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Dates of visit: 7-11 December 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation with Conservative Middle East Council to IISS Manama Dialogue.

(Registered 15 December 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Bayswater, London: (i). (Updated 11 June 2012)

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