Martin Vickers

MP, Cleethorpes

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Cleethorpes Conservative

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 consistently 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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Martin Vickers has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 4 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Topical Questions 12 Dec 2017

    Last week I was pleased to welcome a delegation from Taiwan to my constituency to meet businesses in the offshore renewables sector, and the delegation regarded the way the sector has developed in the UK as a model. Will the Minister outline what support is available to small and medium-sized businesses involved in the supply chain in this country that want to extend to countries abroad?
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Competition 12 Dec 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what progress his Department has made on examining and delivering the Option 1 recommendations of the Competition and Markets Authority 2016 report, Competition in Passenger Rail Services in Great Britain; and if he will make a statement.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Competition 12 Dec 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to his Department's policy paper, A strategic vision for rail, published on 29 November 2017, what steps his Department plans to take to encourage more open access rail competition with franchises.

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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 for Transport
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department of Health
  • Railways: Freight
  • Railways: Competition
  • Social Security Benefits: EU Nationals
  • Hospitals: Food
  • World War II: Military Decorations

Currently held offices

  • Member, Transport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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: 27 Nov 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
25 January 2017, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for taking part in a survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to a charitable cause in my constituency. (Registered 09 February 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Estates UK
Address of donor: 9 Waterside Business Park, Hessle, HU13 0EG

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 2 May 2017

Date accepted: 3 May 2017

Donor status: company, registration 3514128.

(Registered 07 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: House of Representatives, Cyprus
Address of donor: 1402 Nicosia, Cyprus

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): accommodation, transport within Cyprus and subsistence for me and a member of staff, value £695

Destination of visit: Cyprus

Dates of visit: 9-12 November 2016

Purpose of visit: Conservative Friends of Cyprus Delegation to examine the Cyprus Problem involving meetings with HM High Commissioner, Parliamentarians, members of the business and civic communities.

(Registered 07 December 2016)
Name of donor: Government of the Republic of China - Taiwan
Address of donor: Taipei Representative Office in the UK, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, Belgravia, London SW1W 0EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself and a member of staff (my wife), return flights £2,800 (£1,400 each); accommodation £1,230.77; domestic travel in Taiwan £367.52; food and drink £1,025.64; total £5,423.93

Destination of visit: Republic of China (Taiwan)

Dates of visit: 29 July – 5 August 2017

Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Taiwan Group delegation to discuss political, trade and cultural links between the United Kingdom and Taiwan.

(Registered 05 September 2017)
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 £1,675.80 and accommodation £536, total value £2,211.80

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 7-11 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Gibraltar APPG visit to mark National Day.

(Registered 09 October 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Ann Vickers, as part-time Junior Secretary.

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