Tracy Brabin

Shadow Minister (Education)

Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen


Tracy Brabin’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Domestic Abuse Bill 2 Oct 2019

    It has been an absolute honour and privilege to be part of this debate. Certainly, no one was unmoved by the contributions by my hon. Friends the Members for Canterbury (Rosie Duffield) and for Bradford West (Naz Shah). These personal contributions make so much difference to women outside this place. In attempting to write my speech, and also listening to contributions from other MPs, what...
  • Health Infrastructure Plan 30 Sep 2019

    On Friday, I had a meeting with Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, whose chief executive said to me: “The impact of low levels of funding over seven years has been longer and more impactful than when funding was squeezed by the Mrs Thatcher Government. More investment is required to increase staff training and in turn employ more qualified health staff.” We know that hospitals in towns...
  • No-Deal Brexit: Short Positions Against the Pound 30 Sep 2019

    Over the weekend, I watched “The Big Short”, and I would encourage everyone to watch that film about sub-prime mortgages. In it, there were several hedge funders who made billions from the collapse of the market. They did not care that honest, ordinary Americans lost their homes and jobs. When that happens, when we have a no-deal Brexit and hedge-fund managers make billions, how will the...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Batley and Spen

Entered the House of Commons on 20 October 2016 — Byelection

Party was Labour until 3 May 2017

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department of Health
  • Treasury
  • Children: Day Care
  • Primary Education: Nurseries
  • Pre-school Education
  • Children's Centres
  • Pre-school Education: Assessments

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Education) (since 3 Jul 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (5 Dec 2016 to 3 May 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for completing surveys. All fees paid direct to charity:
18 January 2019, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2019)
15 February 2019, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2019)
22 March 2019, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2019)
12 April 2019, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2019)
15 May 2019, payment of £75. Hours: approx. 30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2019)
27 March 2019, received £389.45 from the Author’s Licencing and Collecting Society, Barnard’s Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN, via The Agency, 24 Pottery Lane, Holland Park, London W11 4LZ, as royalties for acting work before I was elected to Parliament. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 11 July 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Armed Forces Parliamentary Trust
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights costing £921.90

Destination of visit: Kenya

Dates of visit: 6 - 10 November 2018

Purpose of visit: Armed Forces Parliamentary Scheme placement.

(Registered 27 November 2018)

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