Peter Aldous

MP, Waveney

Waveney Conservative

Peter Aldous campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Peter Aldous’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Peter Aldous sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Peter Aldous consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes
  • Peter Aldous generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Peter Aldous has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Supported Housing: Benefit 20 Jul 2016

    I, too, have visited an Emmaus community. Does the hon. Lady agree that Emmaus does great work? For every 1 pound the state puts in, Emmaus produces a social return of 11. Does she agree that it is vital that the new system we come up with acts as a catalyst for that type of inward investment?
  • Supported Housing: Benefit 20 Jul 2016

    I am grateful to you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for calling me to speak in this important debate, which follows on from the Adjournment debate I led last Tuesday. This debate provides an opportunity to re-emphasise, this time to the new team at the Department for Work and Pensions, the vital importance of putting the funding of supported housing on a sustainable long-term footing as soon as...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Coastal Regeneration 18 Jul 2016

    What steps his Department is taking to regenerate the Great British coast.

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Conservative MP for Waveney

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

Topics of interest

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Transport
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Fisheries
  • Christmas
  • Fires
  • Energy: Prices

Currently held offices

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 47 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Aldous’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 low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.90% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — 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.
  • 119 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Peter Aldous’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 157 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 1 Aug 2016.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Partner in a family farm in Halesworth, Suffolk: (i) and (ii).
Beneficial interest in a farm near Ipswich, Suffolk: (i) and (ii).

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