Gavin Barwell’s voting in Parliament
Gavin Barwell is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
However, Gavin Barwell sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:
Gavin Barwell consistently voted for allowing terminally ill people to be given assistance to end their life, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
Gavin Barwell consistently voted against an investigation into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
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Gavin Barwell has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2017
The £2.3 billion Housing Infrastructure Fund, announced at Autumn Statement 2016, will deliver up to 100,000 additional new homes through targeted investment in infrastructure in the areas of greatest housing need. It will support local authorities who are ambitious to meet their identified housing need, or go further, and those who have the strategic vision to work together. Local...
I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Broxbourne (Mr Walker) on securing this debate on the proposal to develop an energy recovery facility at Ratty’s Lane in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. I know that the issue is of great importance to him, as he demonstrated by the eloquence of his speech. It is also an issue of great concern for many of his constituents, and he does them a good...
I have experience of dealing with these issues, because a similar facility is being developed in Sutton, near my constituency. I believe that 320,000 tonnes is the projected annual usage, but that there is a maximum capacity of 350,000 tonnes, as my hon. Friend says. I should say at the outset that, as my hon. Friend kindly pointed out at the end of his speech, proprietary considerations...
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Conservative MP for Croydon Central
Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election
Topics of interest
Gavin Barwell campaigned to remain in the European Union
- Cabinet Office
- Communities and Local Government
- Smoking: Health Services
- Youth Unemployment: London
- Heathrow Airport
- Autism: Children
Currently held offices
- Minister of State (Department for Communities and Local Government) (Housing, Planning and London) (since 17 Jul 2016)
- Comptroller (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Commons) (since 13 May 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Comptroller (HM Household) (Whip, House of Commons) (13 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
- The Lord Commissioner of Her Majesty's Treasury (15 Jul 2014 to 13 May 2015)
- Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (7 Oct 2013 to 15 Jul 2014)
- Member, Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Jun 2011 to 26 Mar 2012)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 27 Feb 2012)
Previous MPs in this constituency
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- Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Gavin Barwell’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 87.06% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
- People have made 4 annotations on this MP’s speeches — average amongst MPs.
- This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 18–19 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") 173 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)
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