Rebecca Pow

Conservative MP for Taunton Deane

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Rebecca Pow’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Rebecca Pow sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Rebecca Pow voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Rebecca Pow has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    I rise to speak because I believe this Government are the right Government to carry on with their serious work not just on Brexit, but so many other important issues affecting our daily lives, and because I believe a chain of events that might lead to a general election will in no way be good for the country, and because I am genuinely fearful of what might happen if this great country, but...
  • Business of the House (Today): No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government 16 Jan 2019

    I know that there is so little time to get in all the achievements—[Laughter.] Colleagues may laugh, but it is this Government who are taking the environment more seriously than any other Government. We are putting sustainability first, and that is more important even than Brexit, because if we did not have a healthy environment—our record on this is second to none, including measures on...

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Conservative MP for Taunton Deane

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

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Topics of interest

Rebecca Pow campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Transport
  • Speech and Language Disorders: Children
  • Hinkley Point C Power Station
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Speech and Language Disorders: Children and Young People
  • Trees: Diseases

Currently held offices

  • 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, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sub-Committee (2 Nov 2016 to 22 Mar 2017)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: CTF Group
Address of donor: 6th Floor, 7 Old Park Lane, London W1K 1QR

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation for two nights during the Conservative Party Conference, value £500

Date received: 30 September – 2 October 2018

Date accepted: 30 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration 07196537

(Registered 01 October 2018; updated 19 October 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group (sponsored by EDF Energy, Arup, HSBC, Cambridge Assessment, John Swire & Sons & City of London)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): international flights: £1,803.71; accommodation: £448.83; domestic travel and food £185.49; other costs £329.71; total £2,767.74

Destination of visit: China (Qingdao & Harbin)

Dates of visit: 28 July - 3 August 2018

Purpose of visit: To strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People’s Congress of China; to support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen parliamentarians' understanding of China.

(Registered 07 August 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Somerset: (i) and (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015)
House in Somerset, owned jointly with my sister: (i) and (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015)
Agricultural land owned jointly with other family members: (i) and (ii) including income from a telecom mast. (Registered 02 June 2015)
Commercial building in Somerset, of which I own a 10 percent share: (i) and (ii). (Registered 02 June 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Until 22 June 2018, Vice President of Somerset Wildlife Trust, unpaid. (Registered 02 June 2015; updated 08 August 2016 and 19 October 2019)
Council Member of Royal Bath-West Society, unpaid. (Registered 02 June 2015)

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