Bob Seely

MP, Isle of Wight

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Isle of Wight Conservative

Bob Seely’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 16 Jan 2018

Recent appearances

  • Backbench Business: GKN: Proposed Takeover by Melrose — [Graham Stringer in the Chair] 15 Mar 2018

    Does the hon. Gentleman agree that in many cases Melrose aims to own businesses for only between three and five years, and during that time seeks to maximise shareholder value, selling on the parts of those businesses that it sees as underperforming, sometimes without regard to the long-term benefit of the business and its individual plants? Therefore, a takeover by Melrose may mean a...
  • Salisbury Incident: Further Update 14 Mar 2018

    The Prime Minister is clearly aware that the Kremlin is using a full spectrum of tools in what it considers to be its “new generation” warfare against the west—and assassination is one element of that. Is she also aware of the important work done in the 1970s and 1980s by the United States Senate Select Committee on Intelligence in the United States to methodically expose...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Aviation 12 Mar 2018

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that general aviation is a catalyst for future growth and high-tech jobs; and if he will make a statement.

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Conservative MP for Isle of Wight

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Transport
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department for International Development
  • Department for Digital
  • Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Railways: Ryde
  • Aviation
  • BBC World Service: Departmental Responsibilities
  • South Western Rail Franchise: Standards
  • Fire and Rescue Services: Finance

Currently held offices

  • Member, Foreign Affairs Committee (since 20 Feb 2018)

Previous MPs in this constituency


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  • Has spoken in 30 debates since joining Parliament — average amongst MPs. See all Bob Seely’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 17 written questions since joining Parliament — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 93.98% 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 17–18 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") 21 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Mar 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
Until 11 December 2017, Councillor, Isle of Wight Council, County Hall, High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1UD. After deductions, all fees donated to community organisations. (Updated 11 January 2018)
30 June 2017, received £561.46. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 06 July 2017; updated 19 October 2017)
31 July 2017, payment of £700.47. Hours: approx. 20 hrs. (Registered 06 July 2017; updated 23 October 2017)
30 August 2017, payment of £641.66. Hours: approx. 20 hrs. (Registered 06 July 2017; updated 23 October 2017)
29 September 2017, payment of £641.66. Hours: approx. 20 hrs. (Registered 06 July 2017; updated 23 October 2017)
31 October 2017, payment of £641.66. Hours: approx. 20 hrs (Registered 21 December 2017)
30 November 2017, payment of £641.66. Hours: approx. 20 hrs (Registered 21 December 2017)
24 December 2017, payment of £255.78. Hours: approx. 7 hrs. (Registered 09 January 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: Barry Field
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 06 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: (1) Medical Aid for Palestinians (2) Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: (1) 33a Islington Park Street, London N1 1QB (2) PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Flights, accommodation, food and transport £960 (2) accommodation, airport transfer and hospitality £500

Destination of visit: West Bank and Israel

Dates of visit: 11 – 18 February 2018

Purpose of visit: Fact finding visit organised by the Council for Arab-British Understanding, Medical Aid for Palestinians and Conservative Friends of Israel.

(Registered 01 March 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in West London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 06 July 2017)
Shared ownership of a property in North London: (i). (Registered 06 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Member of the Army Reserves. (Registered 06 July 2017)

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