Sheryll Murray

Former MP, South East Cornwall

South East Cornwall Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Wales: Leaving the EU: Effect on Wales 26 Apr 2017

    What assessment he has made of the implications for Wales’s trading opportunities of the UK’s decision to leave the EU.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Wales: Leaving the EU: Effect on Wales 26 Apr 2017

    My hon. Friend will agree that there is much common ground between Cornwall and Wales with the opportunities that Brexit presents for the export of high-quality goods and services across the globe. What advice can he share with businesses across my constituency as we begin the negotiations to leave the European Union?
  • Post Office Closures — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] 25 Apr 2017

    Thank you, Sir Edward. It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Ynys Môn (Albert Owen). I want to talk about three post offices in my area, the first of which is in Lostwithiel. The post office closed, but it now half-opens, for two days a week. Sadly that announcement was made on social media for political gain before consultation with the local community, but it was welcome....

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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 3 May 2017 — 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
  • 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 34 debates in the last year — 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 89.94% 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.
  • 139 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 122 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

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: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): airfare and accommodation for me and member of staff with a value of £1,270

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Date of visit: 8-11 September 2016

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit following Brexit and to support them on their National Day.

(Registered 30 September 2016)
Name of donor: High Commission of Cyprus
Address of donor: 13 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4LB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): transport and accommodation for me and a member of staff; £925.15

Destination of visit: Cyprus

Dates of visit: 9 November - 12 November 2016

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

(Registered 06 December 2016)
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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