Peter Aldous

Former Conservative MP for Waveney


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Recent appearances

  • Renaissance of East Anglian Fisheries Study 5 Nov 2019

    I beg to move, That this House has considered the recommendations of the Renaissance of East Anglian Fisheries study. It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Pritchard. I also welcome my hon. Friend the Minister to his place. He has been very supportive of proposals to revitalise the UK fishing industry, and through the Fisheries Bill, which I hope is only temporarily stalled,...
  • Renaissance of East Anglian Fisheries Study 5 Nov 2019

    I thank my hon. Friend for that intervention. I shall cover a lot of the issues that he has raised in my speech, but I will highlight two things immediately. First, he is correct to say that, with the opportunity to land more fish in UK ports, the whole of the country and particularly our coastal communities could benefit. Secondly, the point I will be making is that although the REAF report...
  • Renaissance of East Anglian Fisheries Study 5 Nov 2019

    My hon. Friend and neighbour is right. While I concentrated on the coast, where my constituency is located, the supply chain goes much further inland in East Anglia, into those constituencies, such as his, which are landlocked, for example the merchants and the type of processing industry he highlighted. The tentacles of the industry’s supply chain extend a long way. The second category...

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Former Conservative MP for Waveney

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

Peter Aldous campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Energy and Climate Change
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Supported Housing: Finance
  • Fisheries
  • Christmas
  • Energy: Prices

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Draft Registration of Overseas Entities Bill (Joint) Committee (19 Feb 2019 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 67 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Aldous’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 14 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 94.38% 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.
  • 113 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 264 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

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).
Interest in a farm near Ipswich, Suffolk: (i) and (ii). (Updated 12 July 2017)

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