John Woodcock

MP, Barrow and Furness

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Barrow and Furness Independent

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John Woodcock

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

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  • Petition - Public Land for Public Good: Bootham Park: Drug Trafficking: County Lines 17 Oct 2018

    If the current co-ordination efforts do not prove sufficient, is the Minister alive to the possibility of designating a lead force, in the manner that the Met works on counter-terror for the whole country?
  • Petition - Public Land for Public Good: Bootham Park: Drug Trafficking: County Lines 17 Oct 2018

    I am really pleased to have been able to secure the Adjournment debate this evening on the crucial matter known as county lines. This long-distance drug running is bringing misery to towns such as Barrow and coastal and rural areas right across the country, as well as to the big cities where the drug gangs operate, where thousands of young people are being coerced into what is...
  • Petition - Public Land for Public Good: Bootham Park: Drug Trafficking: County Lines 17 Oct 2018

    That does indeed sound concerning, and I can understand why my hon. Friend wonders why that is happening, particularly at a time when police forces are focusing on how they can put more resources into this and achieve a greater level of co-ordination. This issue goes beyond the traditionally drawn boundaries between police forces, and therefore requires a greater level of intelligence...

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Independent MP for Barrow and Furness

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

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015; Labour/Co-operative until 29 Apr 2018

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John Woodcock campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

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Currently held offices

  • Member, Home Affairs Committee (since 5 Feb 2018)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (8 May 2015 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Defence Committee (25 Nov 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (8 Oct 2010 to 11 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Defence Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 15 Oct 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Bosphorus Centre for Global Affairs
Address of donor: Kuzguncuk, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation (four nights) £3,636.93; flights (including internal) £304.15; total value £3,941.08

Destination of visit: Istanbul, Izmir and Antep

Dates of visit: 14-19 December 2017

Purpose of visit: Fact-finding delegation to meet officials and activists, to learn more about Islamist radicalisation, ISIS and Turkey-Syria regional dynamics. Visited camps for internally displaced people.

(Registered 16 January 2018)
Name of donor: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Shura Council
Address of donor: Riyadh 111165, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation £750; flights £6,932; other travel £600; hospitality £480; total value £8,762

Destination of visit: Riyadh and Najran

Dates of visit: 9-13 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To deepen understanding of Saudi Arabia and discuss issues of mutual concern.

(Registered 04 May 2018)
Name of donor: Australia Israel Cultural Exchange Limited (AICE)
Address of donor: Suite 836, St Kilda Road Towers, 1 Queens Road, Melbourne 3004, VIC, Australia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, VIP airport service, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £1,750

Destination of visit: Jerusalem, Israel

Dates of visit: 6-9 July 2018

Purpose of visit: Multilateral conference between UK, Israel, Australia and USA.

(Registered 31 July 2018)

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