Holly Lynch

Labour MP for Halifax

@hollylynch5

The office of Holly Lynch MP has informed us that due to Holly being on maternity leave from September 2018 to March 2019 she is not available for votes in the House of Commons. Holly will not be submitting written questions during this time period either. This affects the numerology section for this MP.

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 measures to reduce tax avoidance, while most Labour MPs generally voted against. Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Holly Lynch’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Holly Lynch’s full vote analysis page for more.

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

Recent appearances

  • Hypermobility Syndromes: Healthwatch Calderdale’S Report 7 Oct 2019

    Will the hon. Gentleman give way?
  • Hypermobility Syndromes: Healthwatch Calderdale’S Report 7 Oct 2019

    I am grateful to my neighbour for giving way. I thank him for securing the debate and congratulate him on articulating a number of those medical conditions incredibly well. I have two constituents I am aware of who have a diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. I was incredibly disappointed earlier this year when the clinical commissioning group informed me that Manchester Royal Infirmary, which...
  • Community Pharmacies — [Sir David Crausby in the Chair] 2 Oct 2019

    I beg to move, That this House has considered the role of community pharmacies. May I say what a pleasure it is, Sir David, to serve under your chairship this morning, and to have you join us for this important debate? Between the ages of 14 and 18 I worked in a local chemist shop two evenings a week and some Saturday mornings. There were the usual first job responsibilities: restocking...

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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 Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Floods: Finance
  • Fisheries
  • Police: Dogs
  • Courts: Closures
  • European Union Solidarity Fund

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Flooding and Coastal Communities) (3 Jul 2017 to 30 Jul 2018)
  • 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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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — well below average amongst MPs. See all Holly Lynch’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below 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 68.83% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • 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") 81 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

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