Deidre Brock

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Fair Work and Employment)

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Edinburgh North and Leith Scottish National Party

Deidre Brock’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Burma: [Day 2] 15 Mar 2018

    Brexit—what a success it’s been, eh? The restoration of greatness is upon this sceptred isle. Except, it’s not. When we finally got some sight of what the Government thought might be the economic impact of Brexit, it was horrific. It was even more horrific given that the Government had exhibited some worrying signs of being massively optimistic about Brexit, when more sober...
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Charities 15 Mar 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what proportion of Tier 5 (Temporary Worker - Charity Worker) visa applications UK Visas and Immigration has refused in the last four quarters for which information is available.
  • Women and Work — [Sir David Crausby in the Chair] 14 Mar 2018

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairship, Sir David. It is also a pleasure, as a woman with all the privileges of an MP, to get up on my pins in this place and talk about issues that affect women all around us. We have a moral obligation to speak for women who do not have the same opportunities to speak out, and that includes many women who work here but are not Members. Dignity at work...

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Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh North and Leith

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

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Topics of interest

Deidre Brock campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Scotland Office
  • Cabinet Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Scotland Office: Social Media
  • Visas
  • Energy: Prices
  • Cabinet Office: Edinburgh
  • Immigration: EU Nationals

Currently held offices

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Fair Work and Employment) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Northern Ireland) (since 20 Jun 2017)
  • Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Devolved Government Relations) (since 20 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (5 Sep 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (4 Nov 2015 to 15 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (7 Jul 2015 to 12 Sep 2016)
  • Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Scottish Parliament/Scottish Government Liaison) (20 May 2015 to 20 Jun 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 70 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Deidre Brock’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 258 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 during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 81.20% 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") 97 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Mar 2018.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Angus Crichton-Miller
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 26 April 2017

Date accepted: 28 April 2017

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Swiss Foreign Ministry
Address of donor: Presence Switzerland PRS, Bundesgasse 32, 3003 Bern, Switzerland

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Travel and accommodation with an approx. value of £1,900

Destination of visit: Switzerland (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Geneva)

Dates of visit: 3-7 April 2017

Purpose of visit: Participation in a study trip to Switzerland (Swiss-EU relations, Swiss financial centre, Science and Innovation, International Geneva).

(Registered 02 May 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
My partner and I have half share ownership (in total) of two flats in Edinburgh: (i). (Registered 05 June 2015)

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