Tom Pursglove

MP, Corby

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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 voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Tom Pursglove 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: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • EU Settlement Scheme 21 Jun 2018

    I have been very frustrated about some of the mischief from some parts, which has caused concern for my constituents who are affected. I very much welcome my right hon. Friend’s statement, but will she set out for the House what discussions are being had with the European Union about the rights of British citizens living in the EU?
  • Housing, Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions 18 Jun 2018

    Corby and East Northamptonshire is at the forefront when it comes to building new homes, but there are currently a number of planning applications in the system that are completely unwanted and on green open space, although we more than exceed our housing targets. Does my hon. Friend agree that, in such instances, when local communities are doing all the right things, local developers should...

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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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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 147 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Tom Pursglove’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 5 written questions in the last year — below 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 95.74% 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") 108 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jun 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing surveys:
Payment of £200 expected for a survey completed on 31 July 2017. Hours: 70 mins. Fee to be paid directly to local charity. (Registered 31 July 2017)
Payment of £200 expected for a survey completed on 18 December 2017. Hours: 1 hr. Fee to be paid directly to local charity. (Registered 19 December 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: The United & Cecil Club
Address of donor: New Penderel House, 283-287 High Holborn, London WC1V 7HF

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

Donor status: members' association

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: J C Bamford Excavators Ltd
Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Denstone Road, Rocester, Uttoxeter ST14 5JP

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

Donor status: company, registration 561597

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: J Scott (Thrapston) Ltd
Address of donor: Bridge Street, Thrapston NN14 4LR

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

Donor status: company, registration 412719

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Dodson & Horrell Ltd
Address of donor: Kettering Road, Islip NN14 3JW

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

Donor status: company, registration 2098720

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Richard Frankel
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: William Hill Plc
Address of donor: Greenside House, 50 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TP

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets and associated hospitality to the William Hill World Darts Championship, with a total value of £524 (£262 each).

Date received: 21 December 2017

Date accepted: 21 December 2017

Donor status: company, registration 04212563

(Registered 22 January 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Lords and Commons Cricket Club; (2) Liberty OneSteel
Address of donor: (1) House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA; (2) 205 Pacific Hwy, St Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) £668.50 towards in-country accommodation costs; (2) Hospitality at a reception on the 31 December 2017, estimated value £200

Destination of visit: Melbourne and Sydney, Australia

Date of visit: 27 December 2017 – 6 January 2018

Purpose of visit: To participate in an inter-parliamentary cricket tournament and to raise funds for two local charities.

(Registered 30 January 2018)
8. Miscellaneous
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)

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