David Morris

MP, Morecambe and Lunesdale

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Morecambe and Lunesdale Conservative

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
  • David Morris generally voted against allowing marriage between two people of same sex, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Topical Questions 19 Nov 2018

    In Morecambe, we have had universal credit for the past two years; we were one of the very first places where it was rolled out. It is a success. I congratulate my right hon. Friend on going from the Back Benches to the Front Bench again, and I invite her to Morecambe to see Gary Knowles and his fantastic team, to hear from them at first hand how they are making universal credit a success in...
  • Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) 1 Nov 2018

    Morecambe has had more money given under this Conservative-led Government since 2010 than it has ever seen before. We have had delivered, by a Conservative-led Government and a Conservative county council, £130 million for a link road, £11 million for sea wall defences, £4 million recently for a bridge upgrade, and a collective package of upgrades to schools and NHS services...
  • Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) 1 Nov 2018

    Does the right hon. Gentleman not agree that the Macmillan era was post-war, when Britain was bombed out and we had the Marshall fund to back us up?

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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

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: HM Government Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London, WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation for myself and my partner with a value of £1,199.60

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 8 - 11 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Visit as part of the Gibraltar APPG, for Gibraltar National Day and also to hold meetings with Ministers regarding Brexit and the current political situation in Gibraltar.

(Registered 06 October 2017)
Name of donor: Prosperous Armenia Party
Address of donor: 47 Hanrapetutyan Street, 0010 Yerevan

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation for me and my partner with a value of £2,800

Destination of visit: Yerevan, Armenia

Dates of visit: 21-24 September 2017

Purpose of visit: Attendance at Progressivism and Conservatism conference in Yerevan.

(Registered 10 October 2017)
Name of donor: Embassy of Bahrain, London
Address of donor: 30 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, meals and internal travel with an approx. value of £2,000

Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

Dates of visit: 30 November – 4 December 2017

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation looking at all aspects of UK-Bahrain relations, specifically trade, religious freedom and security.

(Registered 21 December 2017)
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Turkey
Address of donor: private

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): airfare and accommodation for me and member of staff with a value of £2,415

Destination of visit: Turkey

Dates of visit: 7-11 March 2018

Purpose of visit: To meet with business people, politicians, and to visit a refugee camp in Turkey.

(Registered 20 March 2018)
Name of donor: Milli Mejlis (Parliament of Azerbaijan)
Address of donor: AZ 1152, Baku, Parliament Ave 1

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): airfare and accommodation for me and member of staff with a value of £3,700

Destination of visit: Azerbaijan

Dates of visit: 7-12 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To observe the Presidential Election 2018.

(Registered 16 May 2018)
Name of donor: Avanti Communications Group plc
Address of donor: Cobham House, 20 Black Friars Lane, London EC4V 6EB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel and accommodation with a value of £3,100

Destination of visit: French Guiana

Dates of visit: 3-7 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To observe the spaceport operation and watch the launch of the Hylas 4 satellite.

(Registered 17 May 2018; updated 21 May 2018)
Name of donor: (1) Clarion Defence (UK) Ltd (2) CAE Aircrew Training Services plc, both via the APPG on the Armed Forces
Address of donor: (1) Bedford House, 69 - 79 Fulham High Street, London SW6 3JW (2) MSHATF RAF Benson, Wallingford OX10 6AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For my partner and myself, (1) £250; (2) £250. The APPG for the Armed Forces used these sums to meet the costs of travel, food, accommodation and museum entry fees, which together had a total value of approx. £250 per person, £500 in total, after personal contributions of £100 each.

Destination of visit: The Netherlands

Dates of visit: 25–27 July 2018

Purpose of visit: Operation Market Garden Battlefield Tour by the APPG for the Armed Forces. This included visits to the sites of World War II battles and Commonwealth cemeteries.

(Registered 04 September 2018)
Name of donor: HM Government Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, changes to flights, and accommodation for myself and my partner with a value of £2,186.60

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Dates of visit: 6-11 September 2018

Purpose of visit: Visit as part of the Gibraltar APPG, for Gibraltar National Day and also to hold meetings with Ministers regarding Brexit and the current political situation in Gibraltar.

(Registered 11 October 2018)
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 partner, Emma Smith, as Senior Parliamentary Assistant. (Registered 16 March 2017)

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