Gavin Newlands

Former MP, Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Paisley and Renfrewshire North Scottish National Party

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Former Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North

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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Gavin Newlands campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Deportation: Appeals
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills: Debt Collection
  • Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection
  • Detention Centres: Renfrewshire
  • Personal Independence Payment

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Sport) (7 Sep 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (13 Jun 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 12 May 2016)

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  • Has spoken in 79 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Gavin Newlands’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 12 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 68.52% 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 67 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 80 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for polling interviews. Fees are paid directly to Paisley and Renfrewshire North SNP Constituency Association for constituency newsletters. (Registered 23 March 2016)
16 September 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 30 September 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): air travel, food and accommodation with an approximate value of £5,100

Destination of visit: Qatar

Dates of visit: 14-17 February 2017

Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG visit to meet Ministers, officials, visit world cup sites to discuss issues of bilateral relations and regional crises, world cup preparations and the rights of migrant workers.

(Registered 01 March 2017)

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