Sheryll Murray

MP, South East Cornwall

South East Cornwall Conservative

Sheryll Murray campaigned to leave the European Union

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Sheryll Murray’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Sheryll Murray sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Sheryll Murray consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Sheryll Murray has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: EU Referendum 6 Jul 2016

    Will my right hon. Friend tell us what discussions he has had on the possibility of Scotland having to accept joining the euro if, as it claims, it wants to stay in the European Union?
  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    I believe Cornwall has been getting around 65 million a year since 2001.
  • EU Membership: Economic Benefits 15 Jun 2016

    I relied on fisheries to pay my mortgage and put food on my table for my children. Will my hon. Friend look me in the eye and say he is happy to sacrifice an industry for the EU ideal?

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Profile

Conservative MP for South East Cornwall

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

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Fisheries: White Fish
  • Common Fisheries Policy
  • Fisheries
  • Special Areas of Conservation
  • Libya: Armed Conflict

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (5 Nov 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 3 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Sheryll Murray’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 10 written questions in the last year — below 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 92.52% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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.
  • 144 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Sheryll Murray’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 109 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Looe Conservative Ladies Luncheon Club
Address of donor: Old Barbican Cottage, Barbican Hill, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1DZ

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

Donor status: members’ association

(Registered 26 May 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: The British Association for Screen Entertainment (BASE)
Address of donor: 3 Soho Square, London, W1D 3HD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets for Awards Night; value £500

Date received: 9 June 2016

Date accepted: 9 June 2016

Donor status: company, registration number 01525485

(Registered 13 June 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Taipei Representative Office in the UK
Address of donor: 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare and accommodation for me and a member of staff; £3,250

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Date of visit: 26 July - 1 August 2015

Purpose of visit: UK Parliamentary Delegation from the Taiwan APPG

(Registered 07 September 2015)
Name of donor: Cyprus House of Representatives
Address of donor: House of Representatives, 1402 Nicosia, Cyprus

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): transport and accommodation for me and a member of staff; £810.30

Destination of visit: Cyprus

Date of visit: 11 - 15 November 2015

Purpose of visit: UK Conservative Friends of Cyprus Parliamentary Delegation to examine the Cyprus Problem

(Registered 10 December 2015)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in South East Cornwall. The property is owned by a trust of which I am a beneficiary: (i) and (ii). (Registered 06 January 2012)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my partner, Mr Robert Davidson, as Office Manager.

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