Matthew Hancock

Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Conservative MP for West Suffolk

@matthancock https://facebook.com/matthancockofficial

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Matthew Hancock’s voting in Parliament

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  • Matthew Hancock voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Coronavirus Response 20 Jul 2020

    The hon. Gentleman was doing so well when he was supporting what we were saying. I am grateful to him for support on what we are doing on vaccines. I am also grateful to him for his offer to stand shoulder to shoulder against the anti-vaccination movement. Those who promulgate lies about dangers of vaccines that are safe and have been approved are threatening lives. We should all in this...
  • Coronavirus Response 20 Jul 2020

    Yes. That is a really important point, and we monitor those data all the time. I am glad to say that the latest data are a little bit better than my right hon. Friend suggested, but the point is still important. The main cause of the gap is people who are asymptomatic and therefore do not know they have the virus and do not come forward for testing. We are going to ramp up our communications...
  • Coronavirus Response 20 Jul 2020

    If they have signed a data protection agreement, today.

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Conservative MP for West Suffolk

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

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Topics of interest

Matthew Hancock campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Work and Pensions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Education
  • Departmental Buildings
  • Departmental Allowances
  • Wines
  • Departmental Furniture
  • Departmental Redundancy Pay

Currently held offices

  • Secretary of State for Health and Social Care (since 9 Jul 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (8 Jan 2018 to 9 Jul 2018)
  • The Minister of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport (3 Jul 2017 to 8 Jan 2018)
  • Minister of State (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Digital Policy) (15 Jul 2016 to 3 Jul 2017)
  • The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office (8 May 2015 to 14 Jul 2016)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (15 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Minister of State for Portsmouth (15 Jul 2014 to 8 May 2015)
  • The Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change (15 Jul 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Minister for Universities and Science (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Jointly with the Department for Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Skills (6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (19 Oct 2010 to 12 Dec 2012)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 12 Nov 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Disciple Media Ltd
Address of donor: Atrium Building, Stables Market, London NW1 8AH

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Digital app, market value approximately £6,000 per annum

Date received: 1 February 2019

Date accepted: 1 February 2019

Donor status: company, registration 8075740

(Registered 04 February 2019)
Name of donor: Unex Holdings Ltd
Address of donor: Church Lane, Stetchworth, Newmarket CB8 9TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000 for constituency office costs

Date received: 17 May 2019

Date accepted: 7 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 0349284

(Registered 18 June 2019; updated 03 July 2019)
Name of donor: Tattersalls Ltd
Address of donor: Terrace House, 125 High Street, Newmarket CB8 9BT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for constituency office costs

Date received: 31 May 2019

Date accepted: 7 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 00791113

(Registered 18 June 2019; updated 03 July 2019)
Name of donor: John Gosden Ltd
Address of donor: Clarehaven Stables, Bury Road, Newmarket CB8 7BY

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for constituency office costs

Date received: 21 May 2019

Date accepted: 7 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 1076734

(Registered 03 July 2019)
Name of donor: Peter Stanley
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for constituency office costs

Date received: 22 May 2019

Date accepted: 7 June 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2019)
Name of donor: Ashmoat Ltd
Address of donor: The Old Rectory, Stradbroke Rd, Eye IP21 5EJ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for constituency office costs

Date received: 28 May 2019

Date accepted: 7 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 05095713

(Registered 04 July 2019)
Name of donor: Lord James Bethell
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 25 March 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Connaught International Ltd
Address of donor: 130 Jermyn Street, London SW1Y 4UR

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 2 April 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 10540137

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Strike 2 Unlimited
Address of donor: 5 Elstree Gate, Elstree Way, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire WD6 1JD

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 4 April 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 08698246

(Registered 08 July 2019; updated 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: @Unbound
Address of donor: Unit 18, Waterside, 44-48 Wharf Road, London N1 7UX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 26 April 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 07279146

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Steve Harman
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 28 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Oliver Pawle
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 28 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Weller Management Ltd
Address of donor: 2-4 Packhorse Road, Gerrards Cross SL9 9QE

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 29 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06808439

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Ian Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 4 June 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 July 2019)
Name of donor: Jonathan Goodwin
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 2 April 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Debbie Wosskow
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 2 April 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Paul Shea
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 14 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Ned Cecil, Viscount Cranborne
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 19 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Paul Shea
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 22 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Ian R Smith
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 30 May 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Rick Haythornthwaite
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 10 June 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Wol Kolade
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 10 June 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Daniell Piers
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 10 June 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: George Iacabescu
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,990 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 14 June 2019

Date accepted: 10 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 July 2019)
Name of donor: Tim Luke
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,500 for my leadership campaign

Date received: 13 May 2019

Date accepted: 15 July 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 15 July 2019)
Name of donor: Tattersalls Ltd
Address of donor: Terrace House, 125 High Street, Newmarket CB8 9BT

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 25 November 2019

Date accepted: 25 November 2019

Donor status: company, registration 00791113

(Registered 06 January 2020; updated 15 July 2020)
Name of donor: Disciple Media Ltd
Address of donor: Colonial Building, 59-61 Hatton Garden, London EC1N 8LS

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Digital app, market value £11,998 per annum

Date received: 1 February 2020

Date accepted: 1 February 2020

Donor status: company, registration 08075740

(Registered 18 February 2020)

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