Steve Double

MP, St Austell and Newquay

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 consistently voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency, while most Conservative MPs almost always voted for. Show votes
  • Steve Double consistently 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 hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • DVLA and Private Car Parking Companies — [Ms Nadine Dorries in the Chair] 21 Mar 2017

    Does my hon. Friend agree that, where local authorities lease car parks to private operators, the local authority should take a more active role in insisting that those operators work in a way more similar to that of local authorities?
  • DVLA and Private Car Parking Companies — [Ms Nadine Dorries in the Chair] 21 Mar 2017

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Ms Dorries. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Torbay (Kevin Foster) on securing this important debate on an issue of particular interest to the area I represent. I am privileged to live in the most beautiful part of our country, and I have the honour of representing the great people of St Austell and Newquay. It is because of our...
  • DVLA and Private Car Parking Companies — [Ms Nadine Dorries in the Chair] 21 Mar 2017

    The hon. Lady makes a very good point. Absolutely—the whole point is that those parking firms are not damaging their own reputation. In fact, a cynic might say that their whole business model is built on being able to issue extra charges. Their businesses are profitable because they charge people extra money. It does not damage their businesses; it damages the many other businesses in...

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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

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Wales Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Pharmacy: Finance
  • Licensed Premises: Non-domestic Rates
  • European Union
  • Refugees: Children
  • Nurses: Pay

Currently held offices

  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (since 7 Nov 2016)
  • Member, Petitions Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 63 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Steve Double’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 8 written questions in the last year — below 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 88.82% 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.
  • 80 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Steve Double’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 84 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Dellar Davies
Address of donor: 4-6 Cranemead, Ware SG12 9PW

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £1,585

Destination of visit: Tel Aviv, Israel

Date of visit: 6-9 June 2016

Purpose of visit: to attend the Institute of Travel and Tourism Conference.

(Registered 11 July 2016)
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
I am an unremunerated director of Bay Direct Media, Bay Mailing Services Ltd and Phoenix Corporate Gifts. (Registered 06 June 2015)
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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