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

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Last updated: 22 Feb 2017

Recent appearances

  • London Attacks 23 Mar 2017

    Yesterday, on Westminster Bridge and in New Palace Yard, many members of the public and Members of the House attempted to give life-saving aid to those who had been injured. Since then many of us will have asked ourselves whether we would have had the same skills had we been in close proximity to deliver that aid. Will the Prime Minister join me in encouraging those who now seek to acquire...
  • Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation 23 Mar 2017

    The hon. Lady is making some powerful points on behalf of her constituents. Many of my own constituents have also been in touch to say that they see this as such an unfairness because they did the right thing. They worked all their lives, and they paid into a scheme that they thought was the right one. That sense of unfairness is compounded by the way in which so many other schemes that have...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces: Training 22 Mar 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether the indemnity provided by his Department to private land owners who make their land available for military training activities provides full cover to ensure the land area has no liability for claims arising from such training.

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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
  • Department for Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Electricity Generation
  • Minimum Wage: Prosecutions
  • Franchises
  • Armed Forces: Training
  • Apprentices

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 44 debates in the last year — above average amongst MPs. See all James Heappey’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 15 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 84.97% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — 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") 61 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
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 £500

Date received: 26 February 2016

Date accepted: 26 February 2016

Donor status: company, registration 6135583

(Registered 08 March 2016)
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)
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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