John Stevenson

MP, Carlisle

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Carlisle Conservative

John Stevenson’s voting in Parliament

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

However, John Stevenson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • John Stevenson consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • John Stevenson consistently voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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John Stevenson has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Commons: Westminster Hall 6 Sep 2017

    Solar panels on residential properties – John Stevenson. Westminster Hall debate; 11:00 am – 11:30 am
  • Schools Update 17 Jul 2017

    Like many, I welcome the commitment to the national funding formula. I am also confident that schools in Carlisle will welcome the increase in spending over the next few years. Can the Secretary of State also confirm that the very successful pupil premium funding will continue as is, and that there are no plans for it to form part of the national funding formula?
  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Food: Exports 25 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps her Department is taking to increase exports of British food and drink products.

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Conservative MP for Carlisle

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

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Topics of interest

John Stevenson campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Cabinet Office
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Catering: Public Consultation
  • Forests
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Pupils: Disadvantaged

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (19 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (29 Oct 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Solicitor, partner in Bendles, of 22 Portland Square, Carlisle CA1 1PE. From October 2015 until further notice I receive £2,400 a month for work of between 10 and 45 hours a month. (Updated 9 December 2015)
3 December 2016, received £400 as profit share. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 20 December 2016)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: United and Cecil Club
Address of donor: 97 Mill Hill Road, London W3 8JF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 29 June 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: United Biscuits
Address of donor: Hayes Park, North Building, Hayes End Road, Hayes UB4 8EE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards the organisation and payment for a Skills Fair in my constituency

Date received: 12 December 2015

Date accepted: 12 December 2015

Donor status: company number 2506007

(Registered 20 December 2016)
Name of donor: Story Homes Ltd
Address of donor: Lords Way, Kingsmoor Business Park, Carlisle CA6 4SL

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards the organisation and payment for a Skills Fair in my constituency

Date received: 3 March 2017

Date accepted: 3 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 02275441

(Registered 29 March 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Food and Drinks Federation
Address of donor: 6 Catherine St, London WC2B 5JJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality at several dinners, with an estimated total value of £850

Date received: 1 January 2016 to 25 May 2016

Date accepted: 1 January 2016 to 25 May 2016

Donor status: company, registration 210572

(Registered 05 September 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Shared interest in one commercial property in Carlisle and a holiday let in Ambleside: (i) and (ii).
Until September and November 2016, shared interest in two residential properties in Carlisle (i) and (ii). (Updated 20 December 2016)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Tracy Nixon, as part-time Senior Secretary.

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