Giles Watling’s voting in Parliament
Giles Watling is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.
This is a random selection of Giles Watling’s votes.
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
14 votes for, 51 votes against, 3 absences, between 2018–2022.
Voted a mixture of for and against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
3 votes for, 3 votes against, 4 absences, between 2021–2022.
Voted a mixture of for and against paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
1 vote for, 2 votes against, 3 absences, in 2022.
Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2022.
Consistently voted for increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, between 2019–2022.
Voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
0 votes for, 1 vote against, in 2020.
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Last updated: 18 May 2022.
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Register of Members’ Interests
Last updated: 27 Nov 2023.
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Society of London Theatre Ltd
Address of donor: 32 Rose Street, London WC2E 9ET
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Three tickets to the Olivier Awards
at the Royal Albert Hall
(approx. £1,026) with hospitality at the post-awards reception at the Natural history Museum (approx. £180), total approx. value £1,206
Date received: 2 April 2023
Date accepted: 2 April 2023
Donor status: company, registration 527227
(Registered 26 April 2023)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: The Coalition for Global Prosperity
Address of donor: Public Hall, 1 Horse Guards Avenue, Westminster, London SW1A 2HU
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, and meals, total £4,070.01
Destination of visit: Accra, Ghana
Dates of visit: 7-10 December 2022
Purpose of visit: To visit WaterAid Ghana and to witness the impact that interventions on water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH
) can make to individuals and communities.
(Registered 20 December 2022)
Name of donor: Nuclear Industry Association
Address of donor: 5th Floor, Tower House, 10 Southampton Street, London W2E 7HA
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, ground transport and meals, total value £839.68
Destination of visit: Helsinki and Rauma, Finland
Dates of visit: 2-4 November 2023
Purpose of visit: To visit the Olkiluoto 3
Nuclear Power Plant, Onkalo Geological Disposal Facility and Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority
) as part of a Nuclear Energy APPG
(Registered 13 November 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 17 January 2020, a residential property in Tendring District
: (i) and, from 20 March 2020, (ii). (Registered 28 January 2020; updated 04 May 2020)
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