Holly Lynch

MP, Halifax

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.

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

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Holly Lynch

Last updated: 19 Apr 2017

Recent appearances

  • Terror Attacks 22 Jun 2017

    The uplift in the number of armed police officers in West Yorkshire has come directly from neighbourhood and response policing, making day-to-day policing that bit tougher. Is the Home Secretary in a position to update the House on when the review of the police funding formula will be published? Will she accept that the issue is not exclusively about powers; it is also about the number of...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Finance 27 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much additional funding her Department would require in order to ensure that no school saw a cut in its budget for 2017-18 as part of the Schools National Funding Formula.
  • Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Revenue Support Grant: Calderdale 27 Apr 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how much central government funding from the revenue support grant Calderdale Council has received in each of the last seven years.

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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

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • 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

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 24 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Holly Lynch’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 50 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.
  • 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.
  • 61 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Holly Lynch’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 42 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 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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