Ruth Cadbury

MP, Brentford and Isleworth

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Brentford and Isleworth Labour

Ruth Cadbury’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Ruth Cadbury sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Ruth Cadbury has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: *No heading* 20 Mar 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care what assessment he has made of the effect of charging VAT on the affordability and accessibility of medicines.
  • Unpaid Trial Work Periods (Prohibition) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    I thank the hon. Gentleman for bringing this important Bill forward. I was not really aware of this issue until, when my eldest son was a teenager, a couple of his friends worked several unpaid shifts in a restaurant. Does the hon. Gentleman agree that this is particularly rife in the hospitality industry, which many of us partake of and spend money in? If people were more aware of the issue...
  • Refugees (Family Reunion) (No.2) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    I, too, congratulate the hon. Gentleman on introducing this Bill. I absolutely support it, as I represent a community that has many, many refugees. Many of us have listened over the years to the holocaust memorial events and heard the stories of the elderly people, as they are now, who came over on the Kindertransport and so on. We have heard the stories of those who survived without their...

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Labour MP for Brentford and Isleworth

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

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Topics of interest

Ruth Cadbury campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Home Office
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Education
  • Heathrow Airport
  • Israel: Immigration Controls
  • Cycling
  • Migrant Workers
  • Aviation: Noise

Currently held offices

  • Member, Justice Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Housing) (10 Oct 2016 to 29 Jun 2017)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 28 Feb 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 56 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Ruth Cadbury’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 51 written questions in the last year — 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 92.48% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 18–19 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") 89 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Mar 2018.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Communication Workers Union
Address of donor: 150 The Broadway, London SW19 1RX

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, Euston, London NW1 2HD

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: More United Ltd
Address of donor: 49 Knatchbull Road, London SE5 9QR

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

Donor status: company, registration 10285790

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Friends of Windsor Labour Hall
Address of donor: 4 Knights Close, Windsor SL4 5QR

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,555

Donor status: friendly society

(Registered 07 July 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One house in Brentford: (i) and (ii). (Registered 08 June 2015)
10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client
My husband, Nicholas Gash, is a self employed sole trader, providing policy and public affairs advice to clients. (Registered 08 June 2015)

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