Alex Chalk

MP, Cheltenham

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Cheltenham Conservative

Alex Chalk’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Alex Chalk sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Alex Chalk consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Alex Chalk 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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Alex Chalk has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Schools: National Funding Formula: General Election Campaign: Abuse and Intimidation 14 Sep 2017

    The hon. Lady is making an important speech, but does she not acknowledge that the tempo and tone of what happened in the 2017 election was of a different order of magnitude from what had gone before? I am quite prepared to accept that what happened was cross-party and affected people on both sides of the House, but it was at a level that was particularly concerning.
  • Schools: National Funding Formula: General Election Campaign: Abuse and Intimidation 14 Sep 2017

    I do not want to inflame this discussion, because the hon. Lady is making some fair points, but does she not agree that there is a duty on all of us to moderate our language in the public sphere? For example, it does not help to use language like the word “murderers” in the context of the Grenfell Tower atrocity, because it revs people up. Is there not a duty on all of us to be...
  • Schools: National Funding Formula: General Election Campaign: Abuse and Intimidation 14 Sep 2017

    Does my hon. Friend agree that the social media platforms have a role to play? So many people get fed up with reporting abuse and nothing seems to happen to the individual who perpetrates it. If social media companies are serious about upholding their house rules, is it not vital that they issue a system of yellow cards and, if necessary, red cards to stop people having the platform they need...

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Conservative MP for Cheltenham

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

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Topics of interest

Alex Chalk campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Stalking
  • Extended Schools
  • Children: Maintenance
  • Roads: Repairs and Maintenance
  • General Practitioners: Insurance

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Justice 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 80 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Alex Chalk’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 48 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% 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 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") 83 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Sep 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Crown Prosecution Service, Rose Court, 2 Southwark Bridge Road, London SE1 9HD, for legal services:
12 October 2016, payment of £555. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 18 October 2016)
Payments from CPS Homicide Unit, 1 Drummond Gate, Pimlico, London SW1V 2QZ, for legal services:
12 October 2016, payment of £46.50. Hours: none since the Election. (Registered 18 October 2016)
30 January 2017, payment of £46.50. Hours: none since the Election. (Registered 07 February 2017)
Payments from the Crown Prosecution Service, 4-5 South Parade, Wakefield WF1 1LR, for legal services:
15 November 2016, received £376. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 08 December 2016)
10 May 2017, received £9,679.10. Hours: 45 hrs. (Registered 14 June 2017)
16 May 2017, received £140.70. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 14 June 2017)
Payments from CPS Appeals Unit (York), 4th Floor, United House, Piccadilly, York YO1 9PQ, for legal services:
29 November 2016, received £313.33. Hours: approx. 3 hrs 55 mins. (Registered 08 December 2016)
Payments from CPS Complex Casework and RASSO units (East of England), Justinian House, Spitfire Close, Ermine Business Park, Huntingdon PE29 6XY, for legal services:
24 February 2017, received £700. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 01 March 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: Carlton Club
Address of donor: 69 St James's Street, London SW1A 1PJ.

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

Donor status: company, registration 00573221

(Registered 23 November 2016)
Name of donor: John Armitage
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 June 2017)
Name of donor: John Armitage
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 June 2017)
Name of donor: 1900 Club
Address of donor: 6 Barton Street, London, SW1P 3NG

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

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 23 June 2017)
Name of donor: Mr Charles H Gregson
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 June 2017; updated 21 August 2017)
Name of donor: Parking Places Ltd
Address of donor: 17 Imperial Square, Cheltenham GL50 1QZ

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

Donor status: company, registration 2707973

(Registered 23 June 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in Shepherds Bush: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)
A third share of a cottage in Gloucestershire: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)
A third share of a flat in France: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)
From 6 May 2016, a third share of a house in Gloucestershire: (i). (Registered 11 May 2016)

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