Michelle Donelan

MP, Chippenham

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Chippenham Conservative

Michelle Donelan’s voting in Parliament

Michelle Donelan is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Michelle Donelan sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Michelle Donelan consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Michelle Donelan consistently voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Michelle Donelan has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements 15 Nov 2017

    Our NHS is a national treasure and we must be bold to protect it. Each week my constituents struggle to get an appointment with their doctors, while our fantastic doctors are stretched to the limit and practices are struggling to recruit. To safeguard our NHS, will the Prime Minister consider making medical students sign a contract committing them to working in the NHS for the first five...
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Colorectal Cancer 14 Nov 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to improve the identification and management of Lynch syndrome.
  • Written Answers — Department of Health: Colorectal Cancer 14 Nov 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to promote awareness and early diagnosis of bowel cancer.

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Conservative MP for Chippenham

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

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Topics of interest

Michelle Donelan campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Fracking
  • Refugees: Children
  • Electric Vehicles
  • HIV Infection: Drugs
  • Childbirth

Currently held offices

  • Member, Education Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Education, Skills and the Economy Sub-Committee (25 Nov 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Education Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 25 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Michelle Donelan’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 38 written questions in the last year — 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 95.24% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 137 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Michelle Donelan’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 48 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: The Cayzer Trust
Address of donor: Cayzer House, 30 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6NN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: company, registration 4987694

(Registered 09 November 2016)
Name of donor: Richard Needham
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: James Fuller
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,600

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Kenneth Carther
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Jamie Cayzer-Colvin
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: J Andrew Fenwick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Aviva Employment Services Ltd
Address of donor: St Helen's, 1 Undershaft, London EC3P 3DQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: secondment of a member of staff for six weeks, at a cost of £11,630

Date received: 10 October - 18 November 2016

Date accepted: 10 October 2016

Donor status: company, registration 03280551

(Registered 01 November 2016)
Name of donor: James Dyson Foundation
Address of donor: Tetbury Hill, Malmesbury SN16 0RP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000 towards my Wiltshire Festival of Engineering and Manufacturing

Date received: 27 July 2016

Date accepted: 27 July 2016

Donor status: other

(Registered 03 November 2016)
Name of donor: EDF Energy
Address of donor: Barnett Way, Barnwood, Gloucester GL4 3RS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 towards my Wiltshire Festival of Engineering and Manufacturing

Date received: 23 August 2016

Date accepted: 23 August 2016

Donor status: company, registration 02366852

(Registered 03 November 2016)
Name of donor: Siemens Rail Automation
Address of donor: Faraday House, Sir William Siemens Square, Frimley, Camberley GU16 8QD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 towards my Wiltshire Festival of Engineering and Manufacturing

Date received: 23 August 2016

Date accepted: 23 August 2016

Donor status: company, registration 01641421

(Registered 03 November 2016)
Name of donor: Quantum Special Effects
Address of donor: 1 Long Street, Tetbury GL8 8AA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500 towards my Wiltshire Festival of Engineering and Manufacturing

Date received: 19 September 2016

Date accepted: 19 September 2016

Donor status: company, registration 06864132

(Registered 03 November 2016)
Name of donor: Sir Henry Keswick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 towards office rental (paid direct to landlord)

Date received: 15 February 2017

Date accepted: 15 February 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 13 March 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Grahame Berkeley
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: healthcare with a value of £3,402

Date received: 12 January 2017

Date accepted: 12 January 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 10 July 2017)

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