Steve Double

MP, St Austell and Newquay

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St Austell and Newquay Conservative

Steve Double’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Steve Double sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Steve Double voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Steve Double 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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Steve Double has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 20 Dec 2017

Recent appearances

  • Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Electric and Autonomous Vehicles 13 Mar 2018

    All the new electric vehicles will need batteries, of which lithium is an essential element. Recent discoveries of large deposits of lithium in Cornwall open up the possibility of the UK securing a domestic supply for this vital element. What support can the Secretary of State give to this exciting new emerging sector?
  • Housing, Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions 12 Mar 2018

    Councils in rural areas have received a raw deal on local government funding for many, many years, even though the cost of delivering services in rural areas is often significantly higher. Will the Minister assure me that in the local government finance review the true cost of delivering services will be considered and that rural areas get a fair deal?
  • Business of the House 8 Mar 2018

    Following the recent band of storms there has been another significant cliff fall on to a beach in Newquay, just a short distance from a site that has recently been granted planning permission for the development of houses. That is causing great concern among local residents, so will the Leader of the House arrange for a ministerial statement to make clear to local authorities and the...

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Conservative MP for St Austell and Newquay

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

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Topics of interest

Steve Double campaigned to leave the European Union Source: BBC

  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Tyres
  • Beer: Excise Duties
  • Travel Agents: Internet
  • Pharmacy: Finance
  • Licensed Premises: Non-domestic Rates

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 30 Oct 2017)
  • Member, Transport Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (7 Nov 2016 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 51 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Steve Double’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 26 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 93.23% 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 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 93 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Steve Double’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 114 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Mar 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: International Motors Ltd
Address of donor: IM House, South Drive, Coleshill B46 1DF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: company, registration 01269717

(Registered 21 June 2017)
Name of donor: Goonvean Holdings Ltd
Address of donor: Boscawen House, St Stephen, St Austell PL26 7QF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 06940012

(Registered 21 June 2017)
Name of donor: Clive Norris
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 21 June 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Micheldever Tyre Service
Address of donor: Micheldever Station, Winchester SO21 3AP

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Tickets to football match, hospitality and hotel accommodation with a value of £600

Date received: 5 January 2018

Date accepted: 5 January 2018

Donor status: company, registration 1817398

(Registered 09 January 2018)
Name of donor: Good Faith Partnership LLP
Address of donor: 77 Great Peter Street, London SW1P 2EZ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: the services of a Policy Adviser for three days per week from 5 February 2018 to 31 December 2018; approx. value £18,990

Date received: 5 February 2018 - 31 December 2018

Date accepted: 5 February 2018

Donor status: company, registration OC412989

(Registered 01 March 2018)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Bay Direct Media; a direct marketing company (see category 8 below). (Registered 29 May 2015)
Bay Mailing Services Ltd; a mailing house (see category 8 below). (Registered 29 May 2015)
Phoenix Corporate Gifts Ltd; a company selling branded merchandise (see category 8 below). (Registered 29 May 2015)
8. Miscellaneous
Until April 2017, I was an unremunerated director of Bay Direct Media, Bay Mailing Services Ltd and Phoenix Corporate Gifts. (Registered 06 June 2015; updated 14 September 2017)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Anne Double, as full time Senior Caseworker and Diary Secretary. (Registered 29 May 2015)

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