Conor McGinn

MP, St Helens North

St Helens North Labour

Conor McGinn’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Conor McGinn sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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

Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • NHS Pay 13 Sep 2017

    I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Portsmouth South (Stephen Morgan) on an excellent maiden speech. Modesty prevented him from telling the House that he more than doubled the Labour vote, going from third to first and winning the seat for Labour for the first time since the seat’s creation in 1918. He has a bright future in the House, I think, and I look forward to him being...
  • NHS Pay 13 Sep 2017

    I am very rarely accused of modesty, so I shall certainly take that compliment. I did have one occasion to act as midwife when our daughter arrived slightly more quickly than expected. As I said to her godmother, my hon. Friend the Member for Lewisham, Deptford (Vicky Foxcroft), it is not something that I intend to repeat, and I certainly would not recommend it to the untrained. It was in...
  • Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill: Criminal Law (Northern Ireland) 5 Jul 2017

    On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. In the last half hour, the Department for Work and Pensions has made available a written statement outlining the closure of jobcentres across the country, which will lead to the loss of 750 jobs, including jobs at Newton-le-Willows jobcentre in my constituency. The story was briefed to the media earlier today, but no Minister has come to the House to...

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Labour MP for St Helens North

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

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Topics of interest

Conor McGinn campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department of Health
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Energy and Climate Change
  • Agriculture: Subsidies
  • Jobcentres: Newton-le-Willows
  • Social Services: Children and Young People
  • Hospital Beds
  • Cancer: Young People

Currently held offices

  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (18 Sep 2015 to 9 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Defence Sub-Committee (8 Sep 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)
  • Member, Defence Committee (6 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 20 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Conor McGinn’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 82 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 during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 94.44% 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 18–19 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") 21 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Sep 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: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 07 July 2017)
2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Chris Chenn
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,900 in a successful auction bid at a fundraising dinner for my office and the CLP of another MP, the profits from which will be divided equally.

Date received: 22 September 2016

Date accepted: 22 September 2016

Donor status: individual

(Registered 05 October 2016)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Ladbrokes Coral Group plc
Address of donor: Imperial House, Imperial Drive, Rayners Lane, Harrow HA2 7JW

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket and hospitality at the Cheltenham Festival, value £350

Date received: 16 March 2017

Date accepted: 16 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 00566221

(Registered 04 April 2017)
Name of donor: The Jockey Club
Address of donor: 75 High Holborn, London WC1V 6LS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Attended Grand National and received hospitality at Aintree Racecourse, as a guest of the Jockey Club (who own Haydock Racecourse), total value £399

Date received: 8 April 2017

Date accepted: 8 April 2017

Donor status: company, registration RC000287

(Registered 02 May 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: HM Government of Gibraltar
Address of donor: Gibraltar House, 150 Strand, London WC2R 1JA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): airfares and accommodation with a total value of £1,296

Destination of visit: Gibraltar

Date of visit: 8-10 September 2016

Purpose of visit: As part of the Gibraltar APPG, invited by HM Government of Gibraltar for National Day celebrations.

(Registered 23 November 2016)

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