Caroline Dinenage

MP, Gosport

Gosport Conservative

Caroline Dinenage campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Caroline Dinenage’s voting in Parliament

Caroline Dinenage is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

This is a selection of Caroline Dinenage’s votes.

  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Generally voted for more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes
  • Consistently voted for greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Almost always voted for reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax") Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Caroline Dinenage’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Caroline Dinenage’s full vote analysis page for more.

Caroline Dinenage has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Department For Education: EU Law 21 Oct 2016

    Until exit negotiations are concluded, the UK remains a full member of the European Union and all the rights and obligations of EU membership remain in force. During this period the Government will continue to negotiate, implement and apply EU legislation. There are no EU directives relating to policy areas for which the Department for Education has lead responsibility that are awaiting...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Pre-school Education: Disadvantaged 21 Oct 2016

    Information on how many and what proportion of disadvantaged two-year-olds take up the free 15 hours of early education in each type of setting is available at -children-under-5-years-of-age-january-2016, and data has been presented in the attached table. The Government is committed to ensuring that all children are able to fulfil...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Children's Centres: Nottinghamshire 21 Oct 2016

    According to information supplied by Nottinghamshire County Council, no children’s centres sites have closed in Nottinghamshire since April 2010.

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Conservative MP for Gosport

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


Topics of interest

  • Defence
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Education
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Basic Skills
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Home Education
  • HMS Sultan
  • Gibraltar: Spain

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education (since 17 Jul 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Minister for Equalities (Department for Education) (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice (8 May 2015 to 17 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (27 Feb 2012 to 4 Feb 2013)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 22 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Caroline Dinenage’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 high number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 87.65% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 6 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above 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") 153 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 17 Oct 2016.


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