Gordon Henderson

MP, Sittingbourne and Sheppey

Sittingbourne and Sheppey Conservative

Gordon Henderson’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Gordon Henderson sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Gordon Henderson voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Gordon Henderson generally voted against military action against ISIL (Daesh), while most Conservative MPs consistently voted for. Show votes
  • Gordon Henderson generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Gordon Henderson has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Leaving the EU: Port of Sheerness 30 Oct 2018

    I want to make it clear—I thought I made it clear in my speech—that I was using Sheerness as an example only because it is in my constituency and I know a lot about it, but the case could apply to many other ports. We should point out to those who are filled with doom and gloom about what will happen post-Brexit that we have ports other than Dover. That is all I am trying to say.
  • Leaving the EU: Port of Sheerness 30 Oct 2018

    I am sorry to interrupt again. I accept everything the Minister says, but, because the Calais-Dover route is so short, it does not lend itself to electronic trans-shipments at the moment, so we have to upgrade those facilities. My understanding is that the software used at Felixstowe could be changed to accommodate Dover. When asked how long it would take, someone said a few minutes, and we...
  • Leaving the EU: Port of Sheerness 30 Oct 2018

    Although we have been talking about the implications of Brexit, I said at the beginning that we have to solve the problem whether or not we have a no-deal scenario. It is bad for Kent and for the country. Whether or not we have Operation Stack, we need more lorry parks. Every constituency in Kent suffers from all its lay-bys being cluttered with lorries. Lorries are parked on the M2 every...

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Conservative MP for Sittingbourne and Sheppey

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

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Topics of interest

Gordon Henderson campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Health Insurance
  • Procurement
  • Palestinians
  • Excise Duties: Gaming Machines
  • Departmental Procurement

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys. All fees paid direct to charity:
25 January 2017, payment of £200 for Winter 2016 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 January 2018)
1 August 2017, payment of £200 for Summer 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 January 2018)
4 December 2017, payment of £200 for Winter 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 15 January 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for completing surveys. All fees paid direct to charity:
14 February 2017, payment of £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
22 March 2017, payment of £80. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
26 April 2017, payment of £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
4 October 2017, payment of £40. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
7 November 2017, payment of £40. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
17 November 2017, payment of £70. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
20 December 2017, payment of £60. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 15 January 2018)
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees paid direct to charity:
12 January 2018, payment of £100 for a survey in November 2017. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 June 2018)
2 February 2018, payment of £100 for a survey in January 2018. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 21 June 2018)
19 March 2018, payment of £75 for a survey in February 2018. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 21 June 2018)
25 May 2018, payment of £75 for a survey in April 2018. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 21 June 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
Director and Chairman of Litter Angels Ltd. (Registered 21 June 2018)
Director of the Halfway Conservative Hall Ltd. (Registered 21 June 2018)
From 22 March 2017, Director and Chairman of the Sheppey Natural Burial Ground Ltd, which is part owned by the Halfway Conservative Hall Ltd. (Registered 21 June 2018)

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