Margaret Ferrier

Former MP, Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Rutherglen and Hamilton West Scottish National Party

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Former Scottish National Party MP for Rutherglen and Hamilton West

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

Left the House of Commons on 3 May 2017 — Dissolved for election

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Margaret Ferrier campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Scotland Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Jobcentres: Glasgow
  • Food Banks: Scotland
  • Trident Missiles: Testing
  • Saudi Arabia: Capital Punishment
  • Yemen: Cluster Munitions

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Scotland Office) (20 May 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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  • Has spoken in 174 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Margaret Ferrier’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 214 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 62.74% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 78 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 127 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33A Islington Park St, London N1 1QB

Estimate of probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, accommodation, food and other transport valued at £1,390

Destination of visit: West Bank and Israel

Dates of visit: 13-17 February 2017

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.

(Registered 27 February 2017)

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