Jon Ashworth

Shadow Secretary of State for Health

Leicester South Labour/Co-operative

Jon Ashworth’s voting in Parliament

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Jon Ashworth

Last updated: 19 Apr 2017

Recent appearances

  • Debate on the Address: Health, Social Care and Security 28 Jun 2017

  • Debate on the Address: Health, Social Care and Security 28 Jun 2017

    Our advice was to put an extra £7 billion into the NHS this year, but will the Secretary of State tell me whether he thinks it fair that the people of Northern Ireland will receive an extra £1 billion—which I do not begrudge—while there is not a penny piece of extra investment for the English NHS? Is that fair?
  • Debate on the Address: Health, Social Care and Security 28 Jun 2017

    On behalf of Her Majesty’s Opposition, may I associate myself with the tributes paid by Members on both sides of the House to the extraordinary efforts of our public servants who have been tested in recent weeks and months and who never faltered? They make us proud, and we pay tribute to them today. It is my happy task to congratulate the six hon. Members who have made their maiden...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Leicester South

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2011 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

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Topics of interest

Jon Ashworth campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Cabinet Office
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • HM Treasury
  • Treasury
  • Publications
  • Press: Subscriptions
  • Freedom of Information
  • Anti-corruption Summit
  • Government Procurement Card

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Health (since 7 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office) (14 Sep 2015 to 7 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (7 Oct 2013 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (7 Oct 2011 to 7 Oct 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,634.23 received by my CLP to cover the cost of 2016 Christmas cards and postage

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 20 March 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Labour Friends of Bangladesh
Address of donor: 349 Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9RA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, hotels and internal transport with an estimated value of £2,500

Destination of visit: Dhaka and Sylhet, Bangladesh

Date of visit: 11 to 17 February 2017

Purpose of visit: Meetings with representatives of Bangladesh government and opposition leaders, meetings at Bangladesh Parliament, meetings with charitable organisations and British/Bangladeshi business organisations.

(Registered 24 February 2017)

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