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 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: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [Lords] (Programme): Industrial Strategy 18 Apr 2018

    It is a pleasure to take part in this important debate. The industrial strategy is an important document that contains crucial objectives relating to skills and young people. The importance of the skills agenda is particularly demonstrated in my own area, where the offshore renewables sector is playing a major role in the area’s economic expansion. Indeed, the Government have referred...
  • Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [Lords] (Programme): Industrial Strategy 18 Apr 2018

    The hon. Gentleman may or may not be correct in his analysis, but the reason why we had a Conservative Government in 1979 was due to the collapse of the economy during the late 1970s. There had to be a big shakeout and an acknowledgement of the failed policies of the ’60s and ’70s, so he should reflect on the fact that this industrial strategy is about the future and how we can...
  • Autism 29 Mar 2018

    Like many colleagues, I suspect, I started to take a particular interest in how we as a society deal with those who have autism as a result of parents coming to my constituency surgery to describe the challenges that they face, and the obstacles that they must overcome to ensure that their children receive what we all want for our children: a good education, healthcare and so on. What struck...

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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, Health and Social Care Committee (since 20 Feb 2018)
  • 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: 19 Mar 2018.

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

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