Peter Dowd

Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury

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Bootle Labour

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Profile

Labour MP for Bootle

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

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Topics of interest

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

  • HM Treasury
  • Treasury
  • Department for Education
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax: Tax Allowances
  • Tax Allowances
  • Tax Avoidance
  • Students: Loans
  • Travel: VAT Exemptions

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury (since 9 Feb 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Financial Secretary (Treasury) (6 Oct 2016 to 9 Feb 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Peter Dowd’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 230 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 81.32% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations 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.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 183 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Oct 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1V 8RT, for opinion surveys:
14 February 2017, received £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 05 December 2017)
22 March 2017, received £80. Hours: 1 hr 20 mins. (Registered 05 December 2017)
25 April 2017, received £20. Hours: 20 mins. (Registered 05 December 2017)
5 June 2017, received £60. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 05 December 2017)
31 July 2017, received £30. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 05 December 2017)
17 November 2017, received £100. Hours: 1 hr 40 mins. (Registered 05 December 2017)
5 January 2018, received £60. Hours: 50 mins. (Registered 25 May 2018)
15 January 2018, received £30. Hours: 25 mins. (Registered 25 May 2018)
12 March 2018, received £60. Hours: 50 mins. (Registered 25 May 2018)
15 March 2018, received £60. Hours: 50 mins. (Registered 25 May 2018)
26 March 2018, received £80. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 25 May 2018)
14 May 2018, received £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 25 May 2018)
18 June 2018, received £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 14 August 2018)
21 June 2018, received £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 August 2018)
10 July 2018, received £70. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 August 2018)
30 July 2018, received £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 20 August 2018)
Payments from Government Knowledge Ltd, 18 the Ropewalk, Nottingham NG1 5DI, for services provided as an advisory board member, organising training and publications on government and business. Payments made directly to charity:
22 January 2018, payment of £500. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 02 February 2018)
Payments from ComRes, Coveham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham KT11 3EP, for completing surveys:
3 January 2017, received £50. Hours: 50 mins. (Registered 04 October 2017)
27 February 2017, received £100. Hours: 100 mins. (Registered 04 October 2017)
16 June 2017, received £75. Hours: 75 mins. (Registered 04 October 2017)
22 September 2017, received £150. Hours: 150 mins. (Registered 04 October 2017)
10 January 2018, received £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 19 April 2018)
5 February 2018, received £100. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 19 April 2018)
16 March 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 April 2018)
16 April 2018, received £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 19 April 2018)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
5 January 2018, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 August 2018)
15 March 2018, received £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 14 August 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Pinewood Studios
Address of donor: Pinewood Road, Iver Heath SL0 0NH

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Director's chair with a value of £88

Date received: 9 February 2018

Date accepted: 10 February 2018

Donor status: company, registration 03889552

(Registered 05 March 2018)
Name of donor: Pinewood Studios
Address of donor: Pinewood Road, Iver Heath SL0 0NH

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two BAFTA tickets with a total value of £2,080

Date received: 18 February 2018

Date accepted: 18 February 2018

Donor status: company, registration 03889552

(Registered 05 March 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Great Britain China Centre (with sponsorship from BP and Prudential) (2) International Liaison Department of the Chinese Communist Party (IDCPC)
Address of donor: (1) 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS (2) No.4 Fuxing Road, Beijing

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Airfare £1,489; hotel and breakfast in Beijing and Wuhan £402.21; total £1,891.21 (2) train fare to Wuhan £95.76; food and drink (estimated at £60/day) £240; domestic travel (estimated at £10/day) £40; total £375.76

Destination of visit: Beijing and Wuhan, China

Dates of visit: 8-13 April 2018

Purpose of visit: To attend the 2018 UK-China Leadership Forum, organised by the Great Britain China Centre and IDCPC; to engage with Chinese Communist Officials on a broad range of topics and to strengthen UK-China bilateral relations.

(Registered 25 April 2018)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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