Tom Pursglove

MP, Corby

Corby Conservative

Tom Pursglove’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Tom Pursglove sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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Tom Pursglove has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Petition - Planning Application in Irthlingborough 20 Jul 2017

    A similar online petition echoes the concerns outlined in this petition and has received 359 signatures. The petition states: The petition of the residents of the UK, Declares that the planning application 17/00969/OUT should be rejected; further that local roads are not suitable for increased traffic flow, and already pose issues for emergency vehicles; further that local schools are already...
  • Summer Adjournment 20 Jul 2017

    It is a real pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Dundee East (Stewart Hosie) who is a tenacious parliamentarian. He has used the opportunity of this debate very effectively and has raised some important issues that must be considered. All Members of this House—both current and former—have an obligation and a duty to their staff. We have seen lots of variety in this...
  • Grenfell Tower 20 Jul 2017

    I get the impression from previous answers that I have received from my right hon. Friend that local authorities have been very good at meeting the different requests that Government have made of them, but can any specific pressure be applied to non-compliant housing associations? We simply cannot take any chances with safety.

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Conservative MP for Corby

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

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Topics of interest

Tom Pursglove campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Education
  • Magistrates' Courts: Northamptonshire
  • Taxis: Guide Dogs
  • Hepatitis
  • Energy: Industry
  • Iron and Steel: Scotland

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  • Has spoken in 129 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Tom Pursglove’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — 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 100.00% 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.
  • 71 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Tom Pursglove’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 72 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
10 June 2016, payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 01 July 2016)
5 September 2016, payment of £200 for completing a survey on 21 July 2016. Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated directly to charity. (Registered 15 September 2016)
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees donated to local charities. (Registered 26 October 2016)
9 March 2016, payment of £50 for survey completed on 14 November 2015. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 October 2016)
24 March 2016, payment of £75 for survey completed on 17 January 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 26 October 2016)
16 May 2016, payment of £100 for survey completed on 26 February 2016. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 26 October 2016)
18 July 2016, payment of £75 for survey completed on 18 April 2016. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 26 October 2016)
12 October 2016, payment of £75 for survey completed on 20 June 2016. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 26 October 2016)
Payment of £50 expected for survey completed on 6 November 2016. Hours: 15 minutes. Fee will be donated directly to charity. (Registered 14 November 2016)
Payment of £100 expected for a survey completed on 26 November 2016. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 November 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Lawn Tennis Association
Address of donor: 100 Priory Lane, Roehampton, London SW15 5JQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets and associated hospitality to ATP World Tour Finals, with a total value of £790 (£395 each)

Date received: 18 November 2016

Date accepted: 18 November 2016

Donor status: company, registration 7459469

(Registered 29 November 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Director of Together Against Wind Ltd. (Registered 28 May 2015)
From 16 December 2015, Director of Grassroots Out Ltd, Venture Court, 2 Debdale Road, Wellingborough NN8 5AA; a not for profit company campaigning to get the United Kingdom out of the European Union. This role has been unpaid since April 2016. All previous fees and payments donated (net of tax) to Grassroots Out Ltd. (Registered 11 January 2016; updated 18 February 2016, 15 April 2016, 29 April 2016 and 02 May 2017)
From 11 February 2016, unremunerated Director of GO Movement Ltd; a not for profit company campaigning to the get the United Kingdom out of the European Union. (Registered 18 February 2016)

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