John Woodcock

Independent MP for Barrow and Furness

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John Woodcock

Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

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  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    It is a pleasure to follow what I will say was a textbook speech from the hon. Member for Croydon South (Chris Philp). I agreed with a great deal of what the Leader of the Opposition said in his opening speech and certainly with many of the passionate contributions from my hon. Friends. The past eight years of Conservative or Conservative-led Government have put great strain on our...
  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    Barrow-in-Furness is a shipyard town, and the programme is woven into our history. More than 9,000 people in my constituency are directly employed by it, and many more depend upon it. The Leader of the Opposition represents a chance that they cannot afford to take. The Prime Minister must reach out more than she has done in the Chamber today. She must unshackle herself from the hard-line...

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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: 7 Jan 2019.

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)
Name of donor: Australian Strategic Policy Institute
Address of donor: Level 2, 40 Macquarie Barton, ACT 2600 Australia

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with a value of £5,501.09

Destination of visit: Canberra and Sydney

Dates of visit: 4-11 October 2018

Purpose of visit: To participate in the Australia-United Kingdom Defence and Industry 1.5 Track Dialogue.

(Registered 07 November 2018)

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