Rushanara Ali

Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow


Rushanara Ali’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

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  • Serious Violence 15 May 2019

    It is clear from this debate, and from the experience of our constituents, that the Government are losing the war on violent crime. A generation of young people in urban and rural areas is growing up in fear of violence, in fear of knife crime and gun crime, and in fear of losing their lives on the very streets on which they live. Knife-related homicide is at its highest level since recording...

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Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow

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

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Topics of interest

Rushanara Ali campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • International Development
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Department for Education
  • Education
  • Home Office
  • Burma
  • Syria
  • Teachers: Training
  • Children: Day Care
  • Private Sector

Currently held offices

  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (since 14 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 17 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (24 Nov 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 26 Sep 2014)
  • Shadow Minister (International Development) (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 May 2019.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Canary Wharf Group
Address of donor: One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AB

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for a football match at West Ham Stadium, which included dinner, total value £800

Date received: 10 May 2018

Date accepted: 10 May 2018

Donor status: company, registration 4191122

(Registered 22 May 2018)
Name of donor: British Asian Trust
Address of donor: Colour Court, St. James's Palace, London SW1A 1BA

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Attended Iftar at Kensington Palace with a guest, total value £576 (£288 per person)

Date received: 29 May 2018

Date accepted: 29 May 2018

Donor status: other

(Registered 27 July 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: International Rescue Committee
Address of donor: 3 Bloomsbury Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1A 2QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): for myself, internal flights costing £102.55, hotel accommodation costing £217.71 and other costs of £135.06; for my staff member, flights (internal and external) costing £1,472.53; hotel accommodation costing £324.89 and other costs of £175.56; £2,428.30 in total

Destination of visit: Bangladesh

Dates of visit: 24-31 July 2018

Purpose of visit: to visit Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazaar.

(Registered 13 August 2018)
Name of donor: Concordia Forum
Address of donor: 1 St Marks Street, London E1 8DA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Three nights' accommodation £660; meals £330; programming £700; city taxes £9; return flight £145.42; total £1,844.42

Destination of visit: Geneva, Switzerland

Dates of visit: 16 - 19 August 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend the Concordia Forum.

(Registered 11 September 2018)
Name of donor: Franco British Colloque
Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead KT24 6LQ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Food and accommodation, estimated total value £598

Destination of visit: Versailles, France

Dates of visit: 17-19 January 2019

Purpose of visit: Attending the Franco-British Colloque’s 2019 Conference.

(Registered 01 March 2019)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Two residential properties in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 16 September 2014)

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