Vicky Foxcroft

Opposition Whip (Commons)

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Lewisham, Deptford Labour

Vicky Foxcroft’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Vicky Foxcroft sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Refugees (Family Reunion) (No.2) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    I congratulate the hon. Member for Na h-Eileanan an Iar (Angus Brendan MacNeil) on introducing the Second Reading of his Bill. Many of us in the House feel very strongly about this subject, and I am grateful for the opportunity to make my own contribution to the debate. Like many of my right hon. and hon. Friends who are here today, I suspect, my interest in this Bill comes from personal...
  • Refugees (Family Reunion) (No.2) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    I thank my hon. Friend and absolutely agree. We have so many wonderful organisations in Lewisham that do so much great work. The Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network recently told me about a woman from Gambia who fled and claimed asylum in the UK with her youngest child in 2011, after finding out that Government forces were looking for her husband and family. Although she has now been...
  • Refugees (Family Reunion) (No.2) Bill 16 Mar 2018

    I agree with my hon. Friend. As I said, that is completely unacceptable. We have a council that is willing to help, and no doubt hundreds of vulnerable children need that help. I will conclude, because I want us to get on and vote on the Bill. Like many or perhaps all of us here today, I firmly believe that if a child refugee has been granted the right to be in the UK, his or her parents or...

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Labour MP for Lewisham, Deptford

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

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Topics of interest

Vicky Foxcroft campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Crimes of Violence: Young People
  • Overseas Aid
  • Housing Benefit: Young People
  • Entry Clearances
  • Electronic Tagging

Currently held offices

  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 18 Sep 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (22 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Select Committee) (22 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)

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 Vicky Foxcroft’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 75 written questions in the last year — above 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 83.21% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 14–15 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") 25 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 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: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)

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