George Freeman

MP, Mid Norfolk

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Mid Norfolk Conservative

George Freeman’s voting in Parliament

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

However, George Freeman sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • George Freeman consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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George Freeman has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Disabled People and Economic Growth: Cancer Strategy 22 Feb 2018

    I thank my hon. Friend for giving way; she is making a powerful point. On early diagnosis, prevention and screening, the 100,000 Genomes Project that we launched here in the UK, focused on cancer and rare diseases, is seeking volunteers for genome sequencing to combine with patient data, to identify people at risk. That is a brilliant way for people to get involved, and if anyone is...
  • Disabled People and Economic Growth: Cancer Strategy 22 Feb 2018

    Does the hon. Gentleman agree that, if we are to tackle such cancer outliers, it is vital that, as well as the great research we do in the UK, we make sure that the NHS is better at adopting and taking up innovative medicines? A large part of the accelerated access review, the genomics programme and the informatics programme is about making sure that the NHS is capable not just of doing the...
  • Disabled People and Economic Growth: Cancer Strategy 22 Feb 2018

    Does the hon. Gentleman agree that on this subject of accelerated, earlier diagnosis and treatment, the work of the Institute of Translational Medicine in Birmingham, led by Professor Charlie Craddock, and the Cure Leukaemia team, working on blood cancers, has written the playbook on how we do early diagnosis? They have pulled in £200 million of free drugs for NHS patients by doing...

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Conservative MP for Mid Norfolk

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

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Topics of interest

George Freeman campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Education
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Common Land
  • Fire Prevention
  • Poultry: EU Law
  • Bats: Nature Conservation
  • Churches: Bats

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (15 Jul 2014 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health (15 Jul 2014 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Communities and Local Government Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Save the Children
Address of donor: 1 St. John's Lane, London EC1M 4AR

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £296.70; hotels £180; meals £70; total value £546.70

Destination of visit: Lebanon

Dates of visit: 7-10 November 2017

Purpose of visit: To assess the situation facing Syrian refugees and host communities, see the impact of UK aid, learn about Save the Children's work and meet with DfID.

(Registered 30 November 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Director (unpaid) of The Norfolk Way, a non-profit social enterprise. (Registered 02 February 2018)
From 16 August 2016, Chairman (unpaid) of the Board of the Capital Ideas Foundation Ltd, a non-profit company. (Registered 02 February 2018)

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