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

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Tom Pursglove has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Health: A&E Waiting Times 21 Mar 2017

    The urgent care centre at Corby has done much to relieve the pressures on Kettering A&E, and it is a class leader. Given the announcement of £100 million for new triaging projects, would the Secretary of State like to visit the Corby urgent care centre to see this beacon of best practice at first hand?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Topical Questions 20 Mar 2017

    On Friday, I visited Oundle school in my constituency, which makes a huge contribution to the wider community. What role does my right hon. Friend see leading independent schools playing in helping to enhance educational opportunities in their localities?
  • Royal Assent: Business of the House 16 Mar 2017

    Last Friday, I visited Great Addington Church of England Primary School, where I was asked lots of difficult questions, inspired by the pupils’ visit to Parliament last year. They asked me to convey to the House their sincere appreciation for the excellent tour, and I ask the Leader of the House to join me in thanking the staff of the House for their help on that. May we have a debate...

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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
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department of Health
  • 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 135 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Tom Pursglove’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 46 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 94.73% 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") 65 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 6 Mar 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
From 16 December 2015, Director and (until 29 April 2016) Chief Executive 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. All fees and payments donated (net of tax) to Grassroots Out Ltd. (Registered 11 January 2016; updated 18 February 2016, and 15 and 29 April 2016)
On 31 March 2016, I received £17,500 in my capacity as Chief Executive. Hours: 450 hrs for the period 16 December 2015 to 31 March 2016. (Registered 15 April 2016)
On 31 March 2016, I received £1,750 for Director’s fees. Hours: 18 hrs for the period 16 December 2015 to 31 March 2016. (Registered 15 April 2016)
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)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Alexander Temerko
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,666.66

Donor status: individual

(Registered 02 March 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 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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