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:

  • Martin Vickers voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Martin Vickers almost always voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • British Bioethanol Industry — [Mike Gapes in the Chair] 16 Jan 2019

    I share the hon. Lady’s passion about this issue. She referred to questions she asked back in 2017. I think that the hon. Member for Scunthorpe (Nic Dakin) and I have seen three or four successive Ministers about the matter. I say to the Minister that one thing that we want to get from the debate is a positive route to making a decision, rather than keeping farmers, Vivergo workers and...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 16 Jan 2019

    In an article I posted on my website in November, I concluded by saying: “Hopefully we will eventually come to a position that both sides who support the agreement and those, like me, who oppose it can…coalesce. I believe this could happen over coming weeks, though there will be more drama before we reach that point.” We have all had our fair share of drama, but would my right hon....

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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
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Railways: Freight
  • Railways: Competition
  • Social Security Benefits: EU Nationals
  • Tobacco
  • Hospitals: Standards

Currently held offices

  • Member, Health and Social Care Committee (since 20 Feb 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo
Address of donor: 8 John Street, London WC1N 2ES

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air fare £388.60; hotel accommodation for three nights £345.75; food £150; total: £884.35

Destination of visit: Kosovo

Dates of visit: 15-18 February 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend the 10th anniversary of independence celebrations in my capacity as the co-chair of the Kosovo APPG.

(Registered 19 March 2018)
Name of donor: Cayman Islands Government
Address of donor: Cayman Islands Government Office in the United Kingdom, 34 Dover Street, London W1S 4NG

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself and a member of staff (my wife), flights £3,654.84; internal flights (Grand Cayman to Cayman Brac) £214.66; accommodation £786.82; meals and hospitality £1,000; total value £5,636.32

Destination of visit: Cayman Islands

Dates of visit: 2- 6 August 2018

Purpose of visit: To learn more about the relationship between the UK and the Cayman Islands, the regime of financial regulation and the range of public service provision.

(Registered 03 September 2018)
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, The Strand, London WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For my wife and myself, flights £742.60 and accommodation £576, total value £1,318.60

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 6-10 September 2018

Purpose of visit: to meet with politicians, business leaders and civil society, and to attend celebrations of the National Day.

(Registered 08 October 2018)
Name of donor: House of Representatives, Republic of Cyprus
Address of donor: 1402 Nicosia, Cyprus

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): transport within Cyprus, accommodation and meals for me and a member of staff; total value £723

Destination of visit: Republic of Cyprus

Dates of visit: 16 - 19 September 2018

Purpose of visit: UK Conservative Friends of Cyprus Parliamentary Delegation to examine the Cyprus Problem.

(Registered 16 October 2018)
Name of donor: The Lebanese Parliament
Address of donor: Down Town, Nejmeh Square, Beirut, Lebanon.

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): for myself and my wife, flights costing £546; hotel and subsistence costing £716; transport in Beirut £80; total value £1,342

Dates of visit: 7-10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Visit by All-Party Parliamentary Group for Lebanon to meet politicians, civic society and members of the business community to further develop the working relationship between our two countries.

(Registered 10 December 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Ann Vickers, as part-time Junior Secretary.

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