Catherine West

MP, Hornsey and Wood Green

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Hornsey and Wood Green Labour

Catherine West’s voting in Parliament

Catherine West is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Catherine West sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Catherine West voted against replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system, while most Labour MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Catherine West has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

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Labour MP for Hornsey and Wood Green

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

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Topics of interest

Catherine West campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Home Office
  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Exiting the European Union
  • Burma: Rohingya
  • Syria: Armed Conflict
  • Hong Kong: Politics and Government
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles
  • Urinary System: Diseases

Currently held offices

  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (formerly Quadripartite Committee) (since 10 Oct 2017)
  • Member, International Trade Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) (18 Sep 2015 to 29 Jun 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 103 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Catherine West’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 404 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 78.24% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below 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") 99 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
25 September 2017, received £500 from Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre, 1046 Bristol Road, Birmingham B29 6LJ, for giving the 2017 Swarthmore Lecture. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 16 October 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Malaria No More
Address of donor: The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, London SE11 5RR

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and in-country transport to the value of £1,600.57

Destination of visit: Kenya

Dates of visit: 24 - 28 July 2018

Purpose of visit: To see first-hand the impact of malaria on local communities and the challenges of fighting malaria in a high-burden country.

(Registered 03 August 2018)

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