Richard Graham

Conservative MP for Gloucester

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Richard Graham’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Richard Graham sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Richard Graham voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Hong Kong 18 Jun 2019

    The Hong Kong Government have suspended the extradition Bill, and may withdraw it altogether, because of the freedoms of expression and assembly. That is the direct link to the joint declaration and its importance. It is a tribute to the people of Hong Kong that they have exercised their rights so effectively. I congratulate the Minister and the Secretary of State on their defence of the...
  • Net Zero Emissions Target 12 Jun 2019

    I congratulate the Secretary of State on this important announcement. As he says, the challenge is now all about implementation. May I therefore encourage him to look closely at the Marine Energy Council’s proposals for how to stimulate the production of that side of green energy, which is still the Cinderella of the sector? In addition, may I ask him to work closely with the Secretary of...
  • Uk Foreign Policy: China and Hong Kong 10 Jun 2019

    I am grateful to the right hon. Member for Orkney and Shetland (Mr Carmichael) for calling this debate and for allowing me to speak very briefly in it. Among other things, the agreed one country, two systems approach recognised the difference between the practice of common law in Hong Kong, and the rule of law under the control and guidance of the Communist party of China on the mainland....

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Conservative MP for Gloucester

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

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Topics of interest

Richard Graham campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Work and Pensions
  • Home Department
  • HM Treasury
  • Justice
  • Education
  • Individual Savings Accounts
  • Asylum
  • Social Security Benefits
  • Direct Selling
  • Dangerous Driving

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 29 Nov 2010)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 Jun 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (sponsored by Arup, HSBC, Cambridge Assessment, John Swire & Sons & City of London)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): International flights £1,442; accommodation £274.69; food, drink and transport £226.90; total £1,943.59

Destination of visit: Beijing, China

Dates of visit: 6 - 10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: To strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People’s Congress of China; to support British businesses and NGOs operating in China; and to deepen the understanding of parliamentarians of China.

(Registered 20 November 2018)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
The Graham Montrose Co. Ltd; operating licensed premise (pubs). (Registered 08 June 2015)
Since April 2017, Scribble Press Ltd. (Registered 06 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
I am a director (unpaid) of the Great Britain China Centre, non-departmental public body. (Registered 08 June 2015)
From February 2018, Chairman (unpaid) of the Gloucester History Trust. (Registered 08 May 2018)
From April 2018, Chairman (unpaid) of the Westminster Foundation for Democracy, a non-departmental government body. (Registered 08 May 2018)
Trustee (unpaid) of the Essex Research Foundation. (Registered 15 May 2018)

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