Gill Furniss

Shadow Minister (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Steel, Postal Affairs and Consumer Protection)

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Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough Labour

Gill Furniss’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2018

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Consumers: Standards 11 Sep 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with reference to paragraph 27 of the White Paper, The future relationship between the United Kingdom and the European Union, Cm 9593, published on 12 July 2018, what steps the Government plans to take to maintain consumer standards for goods after the UK leaves the EU; and if he will make a statement.
  • Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Public Libraries: Funding 6 Sep 2018

    Whether he has made an assessment of the effect on the viability of public libraries of changes in the level of Government funding for local authorities; and if he will make a statement.
  • Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Public Libraries: Funding 6 Sep 2018

    As the chair of the all-party parliamentary group on libraries, I have spoken to many stakeholders who are concerned by the lack of statistical clarity on libraries. Does the Minister agree with the research analysis published by his own Department that the most complete data on the state of the nation’s libraries—the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy...

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Labour MP for Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2016 — Byelection

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Topics of interest

Gill Furniss campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Home Office
  • HM Treasury
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for Transport
  • Post Offices: Franchises
  • Post Offices
  • Immigrants: Employment
  • Iron and Steel: USA
  • Iron and Steel

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Steel, Postal Affairs and Consumer Protection) (since 13 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (13 Jun 2016 to 5 Dec 2016)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Sep 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for surveys. All fees paid direct to charity:
5 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 June 2018)
2 February 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 07 June 2018)
19 March 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 07 June 2018)
16 April 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 07 June 2018)
22 May 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 07 June 2018)
8 June 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 June 2018)
25 June 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 29 June 2018)
3 August 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 10 August 2018)
Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for opinion surveys:
30 July 2018, £200 paid direct to community group. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 03 August 2018)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £9,272.57 received via the Labour Party to pay for a member of staff in my Westminster office

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 12 March 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: three nights’ accommodation at the Labour Party Conference at the rate of £345 per night; value £1,035 in total

Date received: 24-26 September 2017

Date accepted: 24 September 2017

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 06 October 2017)
Name of donor: Motor Sports Association
Address of donor: Riverside Park, Colnbrook SL3 0HG

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: One pass and hospitality for 2018 British Grand Prix at Silverstone, with a value of £558

Date received: 8 July 2018

Date accepted: 8 July 2018

Donor status: company, registration 1344829

(Registered 13 July 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Qatar
Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley St, London W1K 1NB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, food and accommodation to a value of £4,600

Destination of visit: Qatar

Dates of visit: 13-18 February 2018

Purpose of visit: British-Qatar APPG visit to meet Ministers and officials, discuss GCC crisis, and discuss bilateral relations and regional issues.

(Registered 23 February 2018)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my daughter, Emily Grace Ahmed, as part-time Constituency Support Manager. (Registered 03 June 2016; updated 07 June 2018)

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