Peter Grant

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Europe)

Scottish National Party MP for Glenrothes


Peter Grant’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders 15 Oct 2019

    Gràcies—thank you—Madam Deputy Speaker. I commend my hon. Friend the Member for Arfon (Hywel Williams) for securing this urgent question. It is all very well for the Minister to hide behind the constitutionality of what has been done, but could I gently remind him that some of the most unspeakable acts of evil that Europe saw in the 20th century, and that the United States and South...
  • Preparations for Leaving the EU: Points of Order 8 Oct 2019

    On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. I apologise that I could not give advance notice of my point of order, because I had to remain in my seat hoping to catch Mr Speaker’s eye. In his answer to my hon. Friend the Member for Edinburgh East (Tommy Sheppard), who was on the SNP Front Bench earlier, the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster clearly accused the Scottish National party of...
  • Preparations for Leaving the EU 8 Oct 2019

    First, may I indicate that, with your permission, Mr Speaker, I intend to raise a point of order at the end of this item of business about comments made by the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster earlier that were deeply offensive to me and many others? However, given the damage that has been done to relationships between the United Kingdom and Germany by the deliberate, malicious and almost...

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Scottish National Party MP for Glenrothes

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Peter Grant campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Children: Maintenance
  • SG First Minister: Diplomatic Relations
  • Fisheries
  • Ulster Unionist Party
  • Universal Credit: Appeals

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Europe) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Exiting the European Union) (since 20 Jun 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee on Exiting the European Union (31 Oct 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (9 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (15 Jul 2015 to 28 Nov 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency


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  • Has spoken in 111 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Grant’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 32 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 72.77% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
    Note SNP MPs do not generally vote on legislation not affecting Scotland, as these matters are devolved to the Scottish Parliament.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 369 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Horasis Global Visions Community
Address of donor: Burgstrasse 8, CH-8280 Kreuzlingen, Switzerland

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Two nights' accommodation and meals, value £361. Travel costs met from parliamentary expenses.

Destination of visit: Cascais, Portugal

Dates of visit: 5-7 April 2019

Purpose of visit: To attend and speak at Horasis Global Meeting.

(Registered 02 May 2019)

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