Nick Thomas-Symonds

Shadow Home Secretary

Labour MP for Torfaen

@nicktorfaenmp https://facebook.com/100009320769349

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Nick Thomas-Symonds’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Intelligence and Security Committee: Russia Report 22 Jul 2020

    (Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will make a statement on the Intelligence and Security Committee’s report into Russia.
  • Intelligence and Security Committee: Russia Report 22 Jul 2020

    I thank the ISC past and present and all involved in producing the Russia report: “until recently, the Government had badly underestimated the Russian threat and the response it required.” Not my words, but the damning indictment of deep systemic failings in the Government’s approach to security that the Russia report sets out. It is not so much that the Government studied what was...
  • Windrush Lessons Learned Review 21 Jul 2020

    I thank the Home Secretary for her statement and for advance sight of it. I pay tribute to Wendy Williams and her team for their work and I welcome the further details set out today on changes at the Home Office, but the Windrush scandal must lead to real and lasting change. The review powerfully exposed some of the terrible situations that people were forced into. Gloria, who had been in...

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Labour MP for Torfaen

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

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Topics of interest

Nick Thomas-Symonds campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Department of Health
  • Attorney General
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Drugs: Licensing
  • National Cyber Security Centre
  • Universal Credit: Torfaen
  • Industrial Health and Safety
  • UK Advisory Forum on Ageing

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Home Secretary (since 5 Apr 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Security) (3 Jul 2017 to 5 Apr 2020)
  • Shadow Solicitor General (9 Oct 2016 to 5 Apr 2020)
  • Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) (18 Sep 2015 to 27 Jun 2016)
  • Member, Justice Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Jul 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
On 5 August 2019, I received £625 exclusive of VAT from the Oxford Chinese Economy Programme at St Edmund Hall, Oxford OX1 4AR, for delivering a talk on 5 August 2019. Hours: 8 hrs (including 2 hrs preparation and 4.5 hrs travel). (Registered 07 August 2019)
Payments from Social Affairs Unit Magazines Ltd, 10 Greenwich Quay, London SE8 3EY:
23 February 2020, received £250 exclusive of VAT for a book review in Standpoint's February 2020 edition. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 25 February 2020)
12 March 2020, received £250 exclusive of VAT for a book review in Standpoint's March 2020 edition. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 13 March 2020)
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 Theobald's Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,756 for the General Election 2019

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 02 January 2020)
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: franking envelopes and making a video for the General Election 2019, total value £3,546.20

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 02 January 2020)
Name of donor: GMB trade union
Address of donor: Mary Turner House, 22 Stephenson Way, London NW1 2HD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 for the General Election 2019

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 02 January 2020)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Mentorn Media
Address of donor: Tinopolis Centre, Park Street, Llanelli, SA15 3YE

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: for the purposes of appearing on BBC Question Time in Cardiff, train and taxi fares, approximately £225 (my estimate)

Date received: 26 September 2019

Date accepted: 26 September 2019

Donor status: company, registration 02329345

(Registered 27 September 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Barrister, not currently practising. (Registered 03 June 2015)
From 16 January 2019, Patron, Breast Care Unit, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (unpaid role). (Registered 17 January 2019)

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