Martin Vickers

Conservative MP for Cleethorpes

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Martin Vickers’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Martin Vickers sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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Recent appearances

  • Prayers - [Mr Speaker in the Chair] : The Growth Plan 23 Sep 2022

    My right hon. Friend is well aware of the great opportunities in northern Lincolnshire and the Humber region, particularly in renewable energy. I welcome his announcement on investment zones, and I and the two Conservative local authorities in my constituency will want to work with him to deliver that. Even sooner, however, we can deliver on the Humber freeports. Can he confirm that the...
  • Financial Services and Markets Bill 7 Sep 2022

    I fully support the recommendations in the Bill and it is noticeable that it contains a wide-ranging set of proposals. I am not going to dwell on the more serious issues, as they have all been covered admirably by my hon. Friend the Member for Salisbury (John Glen), by the Chair of the Select Committee, my right hon. Friend the Member for Central Devon (Mel Stride) and, of course, by the...
  • Sewage Pollution 6 Sep 2022

    Last week, I met Anglian Water to discuss the situation that had developed in Cleethorpes. Notwithstanding what the Secretary of State has just said, I was left with the feeling that we could be harder on it in the targets that we set. Whether that is through my right hon. Friend, Ofwat or the Environment Agency matters not. Could we look again at the targets that we are setting? In his...

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Conservative MP for Cleethorpes

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

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Topics of interest

Martin Vickers campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Occupational Health
  • Railways: Freight
  • Railways: Competition
  • African Swine Fever
  • Tobacco

Currently held offices

  • Member, Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [HL] Committee (since 1 Dec 2021)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since 4 Mar 2020)
  • Member, International Trade Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (15 Mar 2022 to 15 Mar 2022)
  • Member, Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (17 Jun 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (20 Feb 2018 to 15 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Transport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 8 May 2018)
  • Member, Transport Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee (5 Jul 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2022.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Humber Landlords Association
Address of donor: Burnett House, 82/83 Castle Street, Hull HU1 1SH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,528.65 to my election fund

Date received: 4 June 2022

Date accepted: 4 June 2022

Donor status: company, registration 11903096

(Registered 23 June 2022)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Elysium Construction Ltd
Address of donor: 1st Floor, 2-4 Tottenham Road, London N1 4BZ.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket for the England v Albania football match at Wembley, value £539

Date received: 12 November 2021

Date accepted: 12 November 2021

Donor status: company, registration 10364334

(Registered 02 December 2021)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Elysium Construction Ltd
Address of donor: 1st Floor, 2-4 Tottenham Road, London N1 4BZ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation with a value of £192.33

Destination of visit: Tirana, Albania

Dates of visit: 30 March - 1 April 2022

Purpose of visit: APPG for Albania visit to advance economic and cultural ties through meetings with the President and ministers and to develop a closer working relationships with Albanian parliamentarians.

(Registered 26 April 2022)
Name of donor: (1) Lockheed Martin UK Ltd (2) CAE U.K. Plc
Address of donor: (1) Cunard House, 15 Lower Regent Street, London SW1Y 4LR (2) Innovation Drive, Burgess Hill RH15 9TW

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Domestic transport and subsistence for me and a member of staff, estimated value £387 (2) Domestic transport and subsistence for me and a member of staff, estimated value £387

Destination of visit: Monte Cassino

Dates of visit: 25-28 July 2022

Purpose of visit: APPG Armed Forces study tour of military cemeteries and battlefields.

(Registered 23 August 2022)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Ann Vickers, as part-time Junior Secretary.

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