Holly Lynch

Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Flooding and Coastal Communities)

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Halifax Labour

Holly Lynch’s voting in Parliament

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

However, Holly Lynch sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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

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

Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

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Labour MP for Halifax

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

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Topics of interest

Holly Lynch campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Home Office
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health
  • Ministry of Justice
  • European Union Solidarity Fund
  • Schools: Admissions
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Betting Shops: Staff
  • Calder Valley Railway Line

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Flooding and Coastal Communities) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (28 Feb 2017 to 3 May 2017)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (1 Feb 2016 to 28 Feb 2017)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (18 Sep 2015 to 9 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (20 Jul 2015 to 26 Oct 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 29 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Holly Lynch’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 48 written questions in the last year — 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 95.65% 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 19–20 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") 46 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Oct 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: GMB
Address of donor: 22 Stephenson Way, Euston, London NW1 2HD

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

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: USDAW
Address of donor: 188 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 6LJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,600

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 July 2017)
Name of donor: Betterworld Ltd
Address of donor: 14 St Mary's Street, Stamford, Lincs PE9 2DF

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

Donor status: company, registration 3408967

(Registered 06 July 2017)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Police Federation of Northern Ireland
Address of donor: 77-79 Garnerville Rd, Belfast BT4 2NX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Invited to speak at the donor's annual conference in relation to my campaign against assaults on police officers. Flights £249.94; bed and breakfast £95, dinner £35; lunch £20; total value £399.94

Date received: 30-31 May 2017

Date accepted: 30 May 2017

Donor status: other

(Registered 10 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development
Address of donor: 23 Rue Montoyer, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights and accommodation £1,350; other travel £36; per diem £180; misc. expenditure £575; total value £2,141

Destination of visit: El Salvador and Guatemala

Dates of visit: 21-28 January 2017

Purpose of visit: Study tour looking at issues around access to reproductive healthcare services in Guatemala and El Salvador.

(Registered 14 February 2017)

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