Simon Clarke

The Exchequer Secretary

Conservative MP for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Treasury: Breweries: Tax Allowances 17 Oct 2019

    The government has no current plans to introduce a small vineyards tax relief. All taxes are kept under review and the introduction of any reliefs are considered at each fiscal event, including the effects on industry and the wider economy.
  • Written Ministerial Statements — Treasury: Signature of the Double Taxation Agreement between the United Kingdom and Gibraltar 17 Oct 2019

    A new Double Taxation Agreement with Gibraltar was mutually accepted in an exchange of letters signed in London on 1 October 2019 and in Gibraltar on 15 October 2019. The texts of the letters will be deposited in the Libraries of both Houses and made available on the GOV.UK website. The texts will be scheduled to a draft Order in Council and laid before the House of Commons in due course. ...
  • Written Answers — Treasury: Treasury: Jainism 8 Oct 2019

    Britain’s Jain community makes a positive contribution to life in this country. This Government values its contribution immensely and is always keen to work with the Jain community on matters that are important to them, and we will continue to do so.

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Conservative MP for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Women and Equalities
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • NHS: Finance
  • Dumping
  • Roads
  • Developing Countries: Charities
  • Schools: North Yorkshire

Currently held offices

  • The Exchequer Secretary (since 27 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (since 20 Feb 2018)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (since 20 Feb 2018)
  • Member, Regulatory Reform Committee (since 18 Dec 2017)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 36 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Simon Clarke’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 93.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • 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") 89 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Sep 2019.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: Marc Pennick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 25 August 2018

Date accepted: 25 August 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 08 October 2018)
Name of donor: Aquind Ltd
Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 14 September 2018

Date accepted: 14 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration 06681477

(Registered 08 October 2018)
Name of donor: Marc Pennick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Fundraising dinner with a value of £7,400

Date received: 21 November 2018

Date accepted: 21 November 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 February 2019)
Name of donor: Marc Pennick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 25 January 2019

Date accepted: 25 January 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 February 2019)
Name of donor: Clive Wood
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Date received: 1 February 2019

Date accepted: 1 February 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 February 2019)
Name of donor: Jeremy Hosking
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date received: 15 May 2019

Date accepted: 15 May 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 June 2019)
Name of donor: Gary Lydiate
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,000

Date received: 23 May 2019

Date accepted: 23 May 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 12 June 2019)
Name of donor: Aquind Ltd
Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 10 June 2019

Date accepted: 10 June 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06681477

(Registered 29 July 2019)
Name of donor: Aquind Ltd
Address of donor: OGN House, Hadrian Way, Wallsend NE28 6HL

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date received: 25 July 2019

Date accepted: 25 July 2019

Donor status: company, registration 06681477

(Registered 29 July 2019)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Marc Pennick
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Helicopter flight on 4 April 2019, shared with the donor and another MP, from London to Teesside for a dinner to raise funds for the 2020 Tees Valley Mayoral Campaign. The total value of the flight was £4,300 (£1,443.33 per passenger).

Date received: 4 April 2019

Date accepted: 4 April 2019

Donor status: individual

(Registered 09 April 2019)

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