Alison McGovern

MP, Wirral South

Wirral South Labour

Alison McGovern’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: Commencement and short title 13 Jun 2018

    I rise to speak in favour of Lords amendment 51, on the EEA. I will focus on the main argument against the EEA and its single market, which I believe to be free movement and immigration more broadly, but I will not argue that the EEA is a perfect arrangement for our country after Brexit. It has its flaws—many have already been highlighted—but although I am not blind to those...
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: Commencement and short title 13 Jun 2018

    May I say to my right hon. Friend that, although she and I may disagree, she is making an excellent speech? She is right about the tone of this debate: it must be done properly.
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Public Sector Debt: Interest Rates 13 Jun 2018

    To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the assumptions are of his Department, the Office for Budget Responsibility and the Bank of England on the interest rates to be paid on the stock of national debt, in terms of debt repayment and total debt, in each year through to (a) 2021-22 and then to (b) 2031-32; and to what extent those assumptions on interest rates differ from otherwise having...

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Labour MP for Wirral South

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

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Topics of interest

Alison McGovern campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • International Development
  • Work and Pensions
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Health
  • Department of Health
  • Children: Day Care
  • Nigeria
  • Conditions of Employment
  • Refugees: Calais
  • Football

Currently held offices

  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (since 12 Dec 2017)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (since 14 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (26 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (1 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Treasury) (8 May 2015 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (5 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (7 Oct 2013 to 5 Nov 2014)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (11 Jan 2013 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, International Development Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 4 Feb 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Jun 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union
Address of donor: 150 the Broadway, London SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 in monthly instalments of £166.67 between September 2016 and August 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 02 September 2016)
Name of donor: Communications Workers Union
Address of donor: 150, the Broadway, London SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: UNISON
Address of donor: 1st Floor Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: Musicians' Union
Address of donor: 33 Palfrey Place, London SW8 1PE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: Betterworld Ltd
Address of donor: 14, St Mary's Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire PE9 2DE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 03408967

(Registered 27 June 2017)
Name of donor: More United Ltd
Address of donor: 32 Great Peter Street, London SW1P 2DB

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000

Donor status: company, registration 10285790

(Registered 29 June 2017)
Name of donor: Lord Matthew Oakeshott
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union
Address of donor: 150 the Broadway, London SW19 1RX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 in monthly instalments of £166.67 between September 2017 and August 2018

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 31 October 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: R & A Championships Ltd
Address of donor: Beach House, Golf Place, St Andrews KY16 9JA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Attendance at the British Open accompanied by a guest, value £450

Date received: 21 July 2017

Date accepted: 21 July 2017

Donor status: company, registration SC247047

(Registered 24 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
From 23 August 2017, Joint Director (unpaid) of the Labour Campaign for the Single Market Ltd. (Registered 27 December 2017)

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