John Woodcock

MP, Barrow and Furness

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Barrow and Furness Independent

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John Woodcock

Last updated: 5 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Salisbury Incident 12 Sep 2018

    Given the crystal clear evidence of Russian state involvement in these attacks—indeed, in the masterminding of them—why have the Government reached the conclusion that the other deeply suspicious deaths of Russian dissidents and others on British soil should not be reinvestigated?
  • Police: Financial Sustainability 12 Sep 2018

    When the Minister took the time to attend our special seminar on the long-distance county lines drug-running problem last week, he heard the drive and the determination and the new ideas of senior officers from forces around the country. Does he accept that that determination will be hamstrung unless he can tackle the issues outlined in the damning National Audit Office report?
  • Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill: Entering or remaining in a designated area 11 Sep 2018

    I rise to speak strongly in favour of new clause 2, not least because I have spent the past nine months beseeching the Government to introduce exactly this measure. I thank the Minister not only for his kind words in response to my earlier intervention but for the constructive and open way in which he has worked with me. He has been clear from day one that he had already identified this...

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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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Topics of interest

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

  • Transport
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Work and Pensions
  • Defence
  • Freedom of Information
  • Public Appointments
  • Senior Civil Servants
  • Pay
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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: 10 Sep 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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