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.
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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018
Will my right hon. Friend give way?
Does my right hon. Friend agree that FE colleges, particularly Bridgwater and Taunton College in my constituency, are really important in delivering the apprenticeship programme? That college has just won a Lion award, as it is doing such a good job. Although the Government’s apprenticeship programme must be commended, especially the Minister’s work, does my right hon. Friend agree that...
The hon. Gentleman is making a powerful case. Just to put a positive spin on it for this Government in the beginning, my local college listened to me and it is very pleased about the bus passes for 16 to 18-year-olds. That has made a great deal of difference for its students. On the point that the hon. Gentleman is making about the finances, the two colleges in my area—the excellent Richard...
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Conservative MP for Taunton Deane
Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election
Topics of interest
Rebecca Pow campaigned to remain in the European Union
- 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)
Previous MPs in this constituency
Public bill committees (Sittings attended)
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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
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)
Council Member of Royal Bath-West Society, unpaid. (Registered 02 June 2015)
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