Matthew Pennycook

Shadow Minister (Exiting the European Union)

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Greenwich and Woolwich Labour

Matthew Pennycook’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 13 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Exiting the European Union: Topical Questions 14 Dec 2017

    The House will be aware that yesterday the European Parliament had a vote on a resolution to endorse the agreement reached last week. Can the Secretary of State tell us why, unlike Labour Members of the European Parliament, Conservative MEPs were whipped to abstain and not to vote in support of that joint report?
  • Written Answers — Department for International Trade: Overseas Trade 14 Dec 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what comparative assessment his Department has made of the potential effect on the economy of an independent trade policy and the costs of leaving the EU customs union.
  • European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: International treaties and agreements 13 Dec 2017

    I am not sure how to follow both of those contributions, but hon. Members may be relieved to know that I am going to make a brief one as I rise to speak to amendment 26, which seeks to change clause 8. I will focus on two specific points, the first being the purpose of clause 8 and the second being its scope. The purpose of the clause, as set out in the Bill’s explanatory notes, is to...

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Labour MP for Greenwich and Woolwich

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

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Topics of interest

Matthew Pennycook campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • Department of Health
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Exiting the European Union
  • Department for Transport
  • Part-time Employment: EU Law
  • Energy: Meters
  • Right to Buy Scheme
  • Psychiatry: Greenwich and Woolwich
  • Employment and Support Allowance: Appeals

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Exiting the European Union) (since 9 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 17 Oct 2016)

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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Matthew Pennycook’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 medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.78% 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 20–21 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") 62 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Dec 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: Martin Taylor
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 June 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: £5,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 21 June 2017)
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 21 June 2017)

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