Gavin Newlands

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland)

Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

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  • Business of the House 17 Jan 2019

    The Bridge of Weir village post office in my constituency is run by the community for the community, but it is not recognised as a community post office. It is therefore unable to access the funds set aside to secure the future of village post offices, due to rules set by the Government on distance to retailers and other post offices. However, no other retailer is interested in taking on the...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Commission: Investigatory Powers 17 Jan 2019

    What recent discussions the Electoral Commission has had with the Minister for the Cabinet Office on the Electoral Commission’s investigatory powers.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Commission: Investigatory Powers 17 Jan 2019

    With respect to the hon. Lady, the Labour party was fined a record amount for failing to declare donations during the 2017 general election. The current shambolic state of affairs in this place means that even if an election is not probable, it is at least possible. I heard the hon. Lady’s answer about increasing fines, but may we have a debate about increasing such fines much higher than...

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Scottish National Party MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General 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 Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Deportation: Appeals
  • State Retirement Pensions: Females
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills: Debt Collection
  • Department for Work and Pensions: Debt Collection
  • Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence

Currently held offices

  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland) (since 1 Jul 2018)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales) (since 1 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Justice Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Sport) (since 7 Sep 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • 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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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Fees from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for surveys paid direct to Paisley and Renfrewshire North SNP:
13 March 2018, payment of £200. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 05 April 2018)
10 July 2018, payment of £200. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 11 July 2018)
Fees from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Rd, Cobham KT11 3EP, for surveys paid direct to Paisley and Renfrewshire North SNP for constituency newsletters:
8 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 July 2018)
25 April 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 July 2018)
28 May 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 July 2018)
9 July 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 11 July 2018)
31July 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 31 July 2018)
23 September 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 October 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys paid direct to Paisley and Renfrewshire North SNP for constituency newsletters:
27 March 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 October 2018)
28 June 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 October 2018)
11 July 2018, payment of £70. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 October 2018)
7 September 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 October 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: BT Group Plc
Address of donor: BT Centre, 81 Newgate Street, London, EC1A 7AJ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket and hospitality for a rugby match at BT Murrayfield, value £375 in total

Date received: 11 November 2017

Date accepted: 11 November 2017

Donor status: company, registration 4190816

(Registered 17 January 2018)
Name of donor: William Hill plc
Address of donor: Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: As a member of the APPG on Darts, two tickets to watch the William Hill Professional Darts Championship at Alexandra Palace, total value £524 (£262 each). At the same event, as a tournament prize, William Hill plc pledged a donation of £1,000 to be split between a charity and another good cause of my choice.

Date received: 21 December 2017

Date accepted: 21 December 2017

Donor status: company, registration 04212563

(Registered 19 January 2018)
Name of donor: BT Group Plc
Address of donor: BT Centre, 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket and hospitality for a rugby match at BT Murrayfield, value £600 in total

Date received: 24 February 2018

Date accepted: 24 February 2018

Donor status: company, registration 4190816

(Registered 22 March 2018)
Name of donor: Tennis Scotland
Address of donor: 177 Colinton Road, Edinburgh EH14 1BZ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for Wimbledon, including lunch, value £420

Date received: 15 July 2018

Date accepted: 15 July 2018

Donor status: company, registration SC216962

(Registered 08 August 2018)
Name of donor: William Hill plc
Address of donor: Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: As Chair of the Scottish Sport APPG, one ticket with hospitality to the Ayr Gold Cup, total value £325

Date received: 22 September 2018

Date accepted: 22 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration 04212563

(Registered 17 October 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: APPG on General Aviation
Address of donor: House of Commons, Westminster SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel, accommodation and entry to AERO, with a total value of £591

Destination of visit: Friedrichshafen

Dates of visit: 19-20 April 2018

Purpose of visit: Visit to AERO, a general aviation exhibition, for meetings with stakeholders.

(Registered 08 May 2018)

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