Julian Knight

MP, Solihull

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Solihull Conservative

Julian Knight’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Julian Knight sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Julian Knight 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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Julian Knight has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 23 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Economic Growth and Emissions 12 Jun 2018

    What steps he is taking to support economic growth while decreasing emissions.
  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Economic Growth and Emissions 12 Jun 2018

    As we rightly move towards eliminating the internal combustion engine in all new cars from 2040, does the Minister agree that, in the short to medium term, it is important to jobs and growth that we recognise the role of clean diesel engines such as those in the cars that roll off the production in my local car plant?
  • Petition - Closure of Solihull Police Station 5 Jun 2018

    My constituents are extremely concerned by the Labour police and crime commissioner’s proposals to close Solihull police station. This will leave my constituency without a single proper police base following the earlier closure of Shirley police station. It will mean 209,000 people in a borough without a police station. Crime is one of the issues that local residents most often raise...

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Conservative MP for Solihull

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

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Topics of interest

Julian Knight campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health
  • Home Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Individual Savings Accounts
  • Travellers: Caravan Sites
  • Credit
  • Housing: Construction
  • Breast Cancer

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Accounts Commission (since 16 Nov 2017)
  • Member, Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 12 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (12 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (13 Jul 2015 to 18 Apr 2017)

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 65 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Julian Knight’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 30 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.44% 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 77 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Julian Knight’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 109 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Jun 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Royalties from Wileys, The Atrium, Southern Gate, Chichester PO19 5QD, for books written before I was elected:
25 September 2017, received £1,350. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 02 October 2017)
22 March 2018, received £876.97. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 27 March 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: Hogarths Hotel
Address of donor: Four Ashes Road, Dorridge B93 8QE

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

Donor status: company, registration 05067848

(Registered 03 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: England and Wales Cricket Board
Address of donor: Lords Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, London NW8 8QZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for a cricket game with a total value of £200

Date received: 6 July 2017

Date accepted: 6 July 2017

Donor status: company, registration 03251364

(Registered 03 October 2017)
Name of donor: England and Wales Cricket Board
Address of donor: Lords Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, London NW8 8QZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for a cricket game with a total value of £70

Date received: 8 August 2017

Date accepted: 8 August 2017

Donor status: company, registration 03251364

(Registered 03 October 2017)
Name of donor: England and Wales Cricket Board
Address of donor: Lords Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, London NW8 8QZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: One ticket for a cricket game, including hospitality, with a value of £200

Date received: 9 September 2017

Date accepted: 9 September 2017

Donor status: company, registration 03251364

(Registered 03 October 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 1 December 2015, house in Haywards Heath, owned jointly with my wife: (i) and (ii). (Registered 8 December 2015; updated 29 June 2017)

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