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

Last updated: 21 Nov 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Industry 21 Nov 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what plans he has to include the tourism and hospitality sector in his Industrial Strategy White Paper.
  • Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Topical Questions 16 Nov 2017

    The biggest concern of the tourism and hospitality sector is access to the labour force once we leave the EU. Will the Minister confirm that he has got this message, and will he update the House on what representations he is making to the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union on the matter?
  • Marine Environment — [Albert Owen in the Chair] 14 Nov 2017

    It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Owen. I congratulate the hon. Member for Huddersfield (Mr Sheerman) on securing this debate on an important issue. As an island nation, the UK has always had a strong connection to the seas. Although it is probably no longer true to claim that Britannia rules the waves, that connection with our maritime environment is still strong. I...

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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 Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Beer: Excise Duties
  • Travel Agents: Internet
  • Pharmacy: Finance
  • Licensed Premises: Non-domestic Rates
  • Refugees: Children

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 54 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs. See all Steve Double’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 14 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 95.83% 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.
  • 91 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Steve Double’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 99 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 13 Nov 2017.

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)
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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