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Sheryll Murray

Former Conservative MP for South East Cornwall

@sheryllmurray https://facebook.com/sheryllmurrayuk

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A selection of Sheryll Murray's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister’s Statement 19 Oct 2019

    Will my right hon. Friend reassure the fishermen in my constituency that he will put right the wrong heaped on them more than 40 years ago, and that they will get a better share of fish from UK waters?
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Finance 1 Oct 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether a proportion of the additional £2.2 billion announced in the Spending Round 2019 for the armed forces can be allocated towards increasing the headcount of procurement-related civil servants and support services.
  • Active Travel — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 9 Jul 2019

    I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Witney (Robert Courts) on securing the debate. I would like to draw the Minister’s attention to an excellent opportunity to support an important cycling infrastructure plan in my constituency. The route would link Liskeard, Looe and Plymouth and is expected to bring up to £3 million per year into the important local tourism economy. A detailed...

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Former Conservative MP for South East Cornwall

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

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

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Topics of interest

Sheryll Murray campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Defence
  • Health
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Fisheries: White Fish
  • Common Fisheries Policy
  • Fisheries
  • Animal Welfare
  • Special Areas of Conservation

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill Select Committee (Commons) (5 Feb 2018 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • 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)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 26 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Sheryll Murray’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 6 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 92.22% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 126 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 149 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Prosperous Armenia Party
Address of donor: 47 Hanrapetutyan Street, 0010 Yerevan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Airfare, accommodation, travel, food and drink for me and member of staff, with a value of £3,946

Destination of visit: Yerevan, Armenia

Dates of visit: 25-29 October 2018

Purpose of visit: Attendance at Investment and Trade Round Table in Yerevan.

(Registered 21 November 2018)
Name of donor: Government of Jersey London Office
Address of donor: Queen Anne's Gate, Westminster, London SW1H 9AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): airfare, accommodation, travel, food and drink for me and member of staff with a value of £1,372.50

Destination of visit: Jersey

Dates of visit: 9-12 May 2019

Purpose of visit: Attendance at meetings and fact finding trip.

(Registered 17 June 2019)
Name of donor: Yunus Emre Enstitüsü (Yunus Emre Institute) & ITSEB Turkish Speaking Health Professionals in the UK
Address of donor: 10 Maple Street, London W1T 5HA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): for me and a member of staff, flights, domestic transport and accommodation to the value of £4,794

Destination of visit: Turkey

Dates of visit: 4-18 August 2019

Purpose of visit: Delegation of Conservative MPs to see the conditions of Syrian refugees and meet key officials, ministers, governors and mayors, also to visit the Turkish Grand National Assembly and trade and industry chambers.

(Registered 10 September 2019)
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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