Lucy Powell

MP, Manchester Central

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Manchester Central Labour/Co-operative

Lucy Powell campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Lucy Powell’s voting in Parliament

Lucy Powell is a Labour/Co-operative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour/Co-operative MPs.

This is a selection of Lucy Powell’s votes.

  • Generally voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Consistently voted for a wholly elected House of Lords Show votes
  • Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Generally voted for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Show votes
  • Consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

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Lucy Powell has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Manchester Central

Entered the House of Commons on 16 November 2012 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 30 Mar 2015

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • Education
  • Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Health
  • Children: Day Care
  • Employment Agencies
  • Nurseries
  • Families
  • Staff

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Education (14 Sep 2015 to 26 Jun 2016)
  • Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office (5 Nov 2014 to 14 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Education) (7 Oct 2013 to 5 Nov 2014)
  • Member, Transport Committee (26 Nov 2012 to 4 Nov 2013)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Dec 2016.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Eddie Izzard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: received via the Labour Party, £10,252 towards funding my office and a member of staff

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 November 2016)
Name of donor: Eddie Izzard
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: received via the Labour Party, £10,252 towards funding my office and a member of staff

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 November 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: ITV plc
Address of donor: The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9LT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets to a match during the Rugby World Cup in my capacity as local MP; £875 per ticket (including hospitality), total £1,750

Date received: 10 October 2015

Date accepted: 10 October 2015

Donor status: company, registration no 4967001

(Registered 14 January 2016)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Since June 2015, I rent out a room in my London flat: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 September 2015)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Shareholder and unremunerated director of company New Road Management which owns the freehold of 6 flats on Camberwell New Road, London, in one of which I live. (Registered 13 December 2012; updated 2 June 2015)

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