Maggie Throup

MP, Erewash

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Erewash Conservative

Maggie Throup’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Maggie Throup sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Maggie Throup consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Maggie Throup consistently voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Maggie Throup’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Maggie Throup’s full vote analysis page for more.

Maggie Throup has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • UK Basketball — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 20 Feb 2018

    In the words of the hon. Member for Leeds North West (Alex Sobel), I am here to support the Ilkeston Outlaws and the Derby Wheelblazers. The Ilkeston Outlaws were set up in 1966, so have just celebrated half a century. They have gone from strength to strength: they lost their first match against Bestwood A by 121 points to 14, but are now winning, which is really good news. They have eight...
  • UK Basketball — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 20 Feb 2018

    We will try harder, definitely. Having good kit and being branded provides a sense of community for the players. The bus company sponsors the under-12s squad, and it gives them a sense of purpose and of belonging that is so important. When it comes to funding for the future, there is a lot more that Ilkeston Outlaws want to do. At the moment, girls must leave after reaching age 12, because...
  • UK Basketball — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] 20 Feb 2018

    That is a good point; my hon. Friend is right that it sounds odd. It is down to numbers. More boys are attracted to basketball at that age, especially in my local community. It is a matter of having the numbers. Long-term, a team for girls over 12 would be self-funding, but there would be a period after set-up before it would become fully funded and viable. It is about getting over that gap....

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Conservative MP for Erewash

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

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Topics of interest

Maggie Throup campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Education
  • Department for International Trade
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Obesity: Surgery
  • Respiratory System: Diseases
  • HIV Infection: Drugs
  • Strokes
  • Charities

Currently held offices

  • Member, Health Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Health Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Scottish Affairs Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 28 Nov 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 44 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Maggie Throup’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 2 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 95.16% 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") 86 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 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: Clerewell Ltd
Address of donor: 24 Bruton Place, London W1J 6NE

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

Donor status: company, registration 01798514

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: International Motors Ltd
Address of donor: South Drive, Coleshill B46 1DF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: company, registration 01269717

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: United & Cecil Club
Address of donor: 97 Mill Hill Road, London W3 8JF

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

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 04 July 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Bradford: (i). (Registered 21 May 2015)
House in Solihull: (i) and (ii). (Registered 21 May 2015)

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