George Eustice

The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Camborne and Redruth Conservative

George Eustice’s voting in Parliament

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

However, George Eustice sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • George Eustice consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Food and Farming: Employment Opportunities — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] 25 Apr 2017

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Walker. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for St Ives (Derek Thomas) on securing the debate, which gives us an opportunity to recognise the importance of the food, farming and fisheries sector, which, let us not forget, employs about one in seven of all workers in this country. I should declare an interest in that I, as some of my...
  • Food and Farming: Employment Opportunities — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] 25 Apr 2017

    And, let us not forget, Yorkshire. The sector is a particularly significant employer in Cornwall; indeed, I have a number of important food manufacturing businesses in clotted cream and fisheries in my own constituency. Farming alone employs about 64,000 people in the south-west, and the Food From Cornwall website lists more than 330 businesses producing quality Cornish food and drink....
  • Food and Farming: Employment Opportunities — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] 25 Apr 2017

    That is an important point. We have experienced people from the food sector involved in the development of the new apprenticeships. The idea that I had came when I visited a McCain factory, which manufactures chips from potatoes. It was clear to me that it had a well-resourced and well-managed apprenticeship programme within McCain, but there are 300 potato farmers in its supply chain. In...

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Conservative MP for Camborne and Redruth

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

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Topics of interest

George Eustice campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Justice
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Transport
  • Vat
  • South West Regional Development Agency
  • Mortgage Express
  • Dedicated Schools Grant
  • Mortgages

Currently held offices

  • The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (since 8 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (7 Oct 2013 to 8 May 2015)
  • Member, Privacy and Injunctions (Joint Committee) (14 Jul 2011 to 12 Mar 2012)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 4 Nov 2013)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all George Eustice’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 86.08% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 3 annotations 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 311 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One-bedroom flat in London: (i) and (ii).

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