Peter Kyle

MP, Hove

Hove Labour

Peter Kyle’s voting in Parliament

Peter Kyle is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Peter Kyle sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Peter Kyle generally voted for higher taxes on banks, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Peter Kyle has occasionally rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Non-domestic Rates: Schools 18 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the effect of charging business rates for properties with solar panels on state schools in England and Wales.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Right of Abode: Veterans 4 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 29 February 2016 to Question 28086, when the decision on whether to grant the right of abode to former British-Hong Kong servicemen is expected to be made.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Migrant Workers: Pregnancy 30 Mar 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to case 507/12, heard at the European Court of Justice, if she will take steps to ensure that EEA female citizens residing in the UK who give up work or seeking work because of the physical constraints of the late stages of pregnancy and the aftermath of childbirth retain the status of worker under EU law.

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Labour MP for Hove

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

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Topics of interest

Peter Kyle campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Transport
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Apprentices: Taxation
  • Apprentices
  • Railways: South East
  • Railways: Tickets
  • Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund

Currently held offices

  • Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since 17 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 17 Oct 2016)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 42 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all Peter Kyle’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 88 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a medium number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.66% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 52 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Apr 2017.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Susan Ruddick
Address of donor: private

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

Date received: 17 June 2016

Date accepted: 17 June 2016

Donor status: private

(Registered 05 July 2016)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
Fat Sand Ltd, a film production company. (Registered 08 June 2015)
Progression Ltd, Sporting Video Company. (Registered 08 June 2015)
From 3 November 2015, The Argument Ltd, a journal. (Registered 15 December 2015)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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