Gavin Shuker

MP, Luton South

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Luton South Labour/Co-operative

Gavin Shuker’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 20 Jun 2018

    If I can summarise what we have just heard: President Trump has locked up 2,000 little children in cages and is refusing to release them unless he is allowed to build a wall; he has quit the United Nations Human Rights Council; he has praised Kim Jong-un’s treatment of his own people; and he has turned away Muslims. What does this man have to do to have the invitation that the Prime...
  • Confidence in the Secretary of State for Transport 19 Jun 2018

    Does the Minister believe that GTR should be operating the franchise at the next major timetable change in December 2018?
  • Confidence in the Secretary of State for Transport 19 Jun 2018

    When Parliament returned on 4 June after the recess, I challenged the Secretary of State, telling him that he was in great trouble over this situation, not least because it would run on for months and months. There has been little to cause me to reassess those comments in the past three or four weeks. For me and my constituents in Luton who travel by train regularly, it is clear that this...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Luton South

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

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Gavin Shuker campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for International Development
  • Transport
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Home Department
  • Prostitution
  • Philippines
  • Free Schools: Luton
  • Floods
  • Charities

Currently held offices

  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Commons Reference Group on Representation and Inclusion Committee (since 15 Nov 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (28 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Armed Forces Bill Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 24 Nov 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (7 Oct 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (1 Mar 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Transport Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 18 Jul 2011)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Gavin Shuker’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 24 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 79.79% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 150 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jun 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: BM Creative Management Ltd
Address of donor: 4th Floor, York House, 23 Kingsway, London WC2B 6UJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: company, registration 5635995

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: More United Ltd
Address of donor: Flat 3, 49 Knatchball Road, London, SE5 9QR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 10285790

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: Communications Workers Union
Address of donor: 90 Victoria Road, Bletchley MK2 2PA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 27 June 2017)

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