Andy McDonald

Shadow Secretary of State for Transport

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Middlesbrough Labour

Andy McDonald’s voting in Parliament

Andy McDonald is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

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  • Andy McDonald voted for fixed periods between parliamentary elections, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Access to Fertility Services: Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [Lords] 18 Apr 2018

    Labour fully supports the Bill. Our concerns about it were addressed as it made its way through the other place. However, this is not the first occasion on which I have had a strong sense of déjà vu when discussing legislation introduced during the current Session. The issues dealt with in this Bill, along with those in another two Bills that have been presented since June last...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Contracts 16 Apr 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the effect of the merger of Siemens and Alstom (a) on the value for money delivered to Network Rail’s signalling framework contract process and (b) the competitiveness of the wider supply side of the UK rail industry.
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Department for Transport: Staff 16 Apr 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans he has to (a) restructure (b) reorganise and (c) increase the number of staff in his Department in preparation for the UK leaving the EU.

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Labour MP for Middlesbrough

Entered the House of Commons on 30 November 2012 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

Andy McDonald campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Transport
  • Govia Thameslink Railway
  • Railways: Industrial Disputes
  • Railways: Franchises
  • Rail North
  • Railways: Tickets

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (since 27 Jun 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Transport) (7 Jan 2016 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Justice Committee (26 Oct 2015 to 13 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Justice Committee (10 Dec 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 16 Apr 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: RMT Trade Union
Address of donor: 39 Chalton Street, Kings Cross, London, NW1 1DU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: ASLEF
Address of donor: 77 St John Street, London EC1M 4NN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Secondment of a researcher for my parliamentary office, value £30,000

Date received: 4 September 2017 to February 2018

Date accepted: 4 September 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 25 August 2017)
Name of donor: ASLEF
Address of donor: 77 St John Street, London EC1M 4NN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Secondment of a researcher for my parliamentary office, value £30,000

Date received: 1 March 2018 to August 2018

Date accepted: 1 March 2018

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 05 April 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation during the Labour Party Conference, total value £1,380

Date received: 23-27 September 2017

Date accepted: 23 September 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 18 October 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Solicitor (not currently employed as such). (Registered 28 December 2012)

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