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Louise Haigh

Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Policing)

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Sheffield, Heeley Labour

Louise Haigh’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Louise Haigh sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Louise Haigh has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Police Officer Numbers 16 Jul 2018

    Today the Daily Mail published the results of an exclusive survey, which showed that 57% of people say that police officers have surrendered control of our neighbourhoods and criminals have no fear of being caught; a quarter of people do not feel safe going out at night; and more than half of respondents who reported a crime did not have a police officer attend. Does the Minister accept any...

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Labour MP for Sheffield, Heeley

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

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Topics of interest

Louise Haigh campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Cabinet Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Police: Finance
  • Revenue and Customs: Concentrix
  • Jobcentres: Sheffield
  • Concentrix
  • Digital Technology: Training

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Policing) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (Digital Economy) (9 Oct 2016 to 3 Jul 2017)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (18 Sep 2015 to 9 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Louise Haigh’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 333 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 77.13% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well 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 18–19 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 64 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Louise Haigh’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 131 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 Jul 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: Unite the union
Address of donor: 55 Call Lane, Leeds LS1 7BW.

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Overprinting and delivery of a letter with a value of £1,198.08

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017; updated 02 August 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the union
Address of donor: 55 Call Lane, Leeds LS1 7BW.

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the union
Address of donor: 55 Call Lane, Leeds LS1 7BW.

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: production and postage for a direct mailing, value £6,341.92

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: GMB
Address of donor: Grove Hall, 60 College Grove Rd, Wakefield, WF1 3RN

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: UK Music
Address of donor: 4th floor, 49 Whitehall, London SW1A 2BX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for Glastonbury, value £900, received because of my role in relation to DCMS

Date received: 21 June 2017

Date accepted: 21 June 2017

Donor status: company, registration 03245288

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: UK Music
Address of donor: 4th floor, 49 Whitehall, London SW1A 2BX

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket and hospitality for the Ivor Novello awards, value £370, received because of my role in relation to DCMS

Date received: 18 May 2017

Date accepted: 18 May 2017

Donor status: company, registration 03245288

(Registered 07 July 2017)
Name of donor: Lions Gate UK Ltd
Address of donor: 45 Mortimer Street, London W1W 8HJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality to see the film Valerian, value £500, received because of my role in relation to DCMS

Date received: 24 July 2017

Date accepted: 24 July 2017

Donor status: company, registration 04046807

(Registered 18 August 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Medical Aid for Palestinians
Address of donor: 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £854

Destination of visit: West Bank and Israel

Dates of visit: 12-16 February 2018

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding and Medical Aid for Palestinians.

(Registered 21 February 2018)
Name of donor: Holocaust Educational Trust
Address of donor: BCM Box7892, London WC1N 3XX

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself and a member of staff, flights and coach travel within Poland, total value of £738 (£369 per person)

Destination of visit: Auschwitz, Poland

Date of visit: 2 May 2018

Purpose of visit: Visit undertaken with the Holocaust Educational Trust, as part of their "Lessons from Auschwitz" Project with schools.

(Registered 10 May 2018)

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