James Heappey

MP, Wells

Wells Conservative

James Heappey’s voting in Parliament

James Heappey is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, James Heappey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • James Heappey consistently voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • James Heappey consistently voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Last updated: 29 Jun 2017

Recent appearances

  • Bill Presented: Passchendaele 13 Jul 2017

    My hon. Friend has mentioned the Commonwealth War Graves Commission site at Ypres, and he mentions another now. Will he join me in paying tribute to all those, not just in north-western European but across the world, who maintain our Commonwealth war grave sites with such dignity and who so brilliantly maintain the memory of those who died in service to their country?
  • Euratom Membership — [James Gray in the Chair] 12 Jul 2017

    The hon. Gentleman is being generous with his time. Does he agree that exactly because of the exposure that the French Government have to our new nuclear programme, and indeed to EDF’s business in the UK generally, we have an excellent ally in Paris in trying to ensure that whatever our new arrangement with Euratom is, it comes about quickly, because that is in the French interest as...
  • Euratom Membership — [James Gray in the Chair] 12 Jul 2017

    Will the hon. Gentleman give way?

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Conservative MP for Wells

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

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Topics of interest

James Heappey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Electricity Generation
  • Aircraft Carriers: Procurement
  • Minimum Wage: Prosecutions
  • Franchises
  • Armed Forces: Training

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Energy and Climate Change Committee (8 Jul 2015 to 17 Oct 2016)

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  • Has spoken in 47 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all James Heappey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 18 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 100.00% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above 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") 66 times in debates — below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Burnham & Berrow Golf Club Ltd
Address of donor: St Christopher’s Way, Burnham on Sea TA8 2PE

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Honorary golf club membership, annual value £980

Date received: 14 July 2016

Date accepted: 14 July 2016

Donor status: company, registration 02868040

(Registered 14 July 2016)
Name of donor: The Events Industry Forum Ltd
Address of donor: Severn Lodge, Alvington GL15 6BQ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets for the NOEA Awards Evening with a value of £372, plus hotel stay worth £180, total value £552

Date accepted: 24 November 2016

Date received: 24 November 2016

Donor status: company, registration 08903969

(Registered 16 December 2016)
Name of donor: Davies Tanner
Address of donor: Longford House, 19 Mount Ephraim Rd, Tunbridge Wells TN1 1EN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets for the Meetings and Incentive Travel Awards, value £510

Date received: 3 March 2017

Date accepted: 3 March 2017

Donor status: company, registration 6135583

(Registered 20 March 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: S&C Electric UK
Address of donor: Princess House, Princess Way, Swansea SA1 3LW

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): hotel £248.59; transport £92.80; hospitality £84.14; internal flight to join an Energy and Climate Change Committee visit £295.71; total value £812.13

Destination of visit: Chicago, USA

Date of visit: 10-11 September 2016

Purpose of visit: A fact-finding visit to S&C Electric’s American offices.

(Registered 23 September 2016)
Name of donor: Boeing Defence UK
Address of donor: Building 530 Bristol Business Park, The Crescent, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS16 1EJ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): hotel £155.62; transport £23.11; hospitality £130.97; total value £309.70

Destination of visit: Seattle, USA

Date of visit: 16-17 September 2016

Purpose of visit: A fact-finding visit to Boeing Defence UK’s American offices.

(Registered 23 September 2016)
Name of donor: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Address of donor: Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): travel and accommodation with a total value of £3,500

Destination of visit: United Arab Emirates

Dates of visit: 1-7 April 2017

Purpose of visit: to meet with Government Ministers, Members of the Federal National Council and senior business figures to build on the bilateral relationship and promote trade and investment ties.

(Registered 11 April 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
One house in Kingston-Upon-Thames: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 June 2015)

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