David Morris

Conservative MP for Morecambe and Lunesdale

@Davidmpmorris https://facebook.com/davidmorrisml

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David Morris’s voting in Parliament

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

However, David Morris sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Recent appearances

  • Global Britain 11 Jan 2021

    We have heard from most Members about the national benefits of leaving the EU and the prospects for global trade, and in the limited time I have I want to highlight the positive effects this deal will have on my constituency. In trade and business, along with the majority of my constituents, we overwhelmingly embraced exiting the EU and the prospects of trading on different global terms. The...
  • Transport: Hauliers: End of Transition Period 3 Dec 2020

    What support his Department is providing to hauliers in preparation for the end of the transition period.
  • Transport: Hauliers: End of Transition Period 3 Dec 2020

    The application for the free port of Heysham seems to be shrouded in mystery. Could the Department for Transport give me some indication on its progress at this moment in time?

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Conservative MP for Morecambe and Lunesdale

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

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Topics of interest

  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Morecambe
  • Bovine Tuberculosis
  • Morecambe and Lunesdale: Funding
  • Vat
  • West Coast Railway Line

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)
  • Member, Political and Constitutional Reform Committee (20 Jan 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (3 Dec 2012 to 24 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Administration Committee (3 Dec 2012 to 10 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Science and Technology Committee (Commons) (12 Jul 2010 to 27 Feb 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jan 2021.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Aquind Ltd
Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 5 December 2019

Date accepted: 5 December 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06681477

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Mark Hilton
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,500

Date received: 12 November 2019

Date accepted: 12 November 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: Mark Hilton
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500

Date received: 21 October 2019

Date accepted: 21 October 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 February 2020)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Satellite Applications Catapult Ltd
Address of donor: Electron Building, Fermi Ave, Didcot OX11 0QR

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and transport within the US, total value £6,600

Destination of visit: Denver, Colorado and Florida

Dates of visit: 3 to 8 February 2020

Purpose of visit: To experience the launch of Solar Orbiter and advance MPs’ understanding of the USA’s space programme and UK space policy topics; also to visit NASA, US Space Force and UK space companies’ US operations.

(Registered 25 February 2020)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Shop premises in Greater Manchester: (i) and (ii).
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Emma Morris, as Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 16 March 2017; updated 18 August 2020)

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