Alex Burghart

Conservative MP for Brentwood and Ongar


Alex Burghart’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Children’S Social Care 17 Jan 2019

    I wish to join my hon. Friend, as a fellow Essex MP, by putting on record my admiration for everyone who is working in children’s services in Essex, the extraordinary journey they have been on and the remarkable results they are now achieving.
  • Children’S Social Care 17 Jan 2019

    It is a real honour to be able to talk in this debate and to follow the speakers who have already contributed, particularly my very old friend, the former Children’s Minister, my hon. Friend the Member for East Worthing and Shoreham (Tim Loughton), with whom I worked between 2008 and 2010. He did not blow his own trumpet enough in his speech. While I would not want to blow his trumpet for...
  • Children’S Social Care 17 Jan 2019

    I should be delighted to take the hon. Lady up on that. I know that what she is saying is absolutely right. However, there are also many children in need who have one parent in work and whose other parent has severe mental health problems or an addiction. The difficulty in such families is not solely related to money; it is caused by the fact that an individual has a very severe problem that...

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Conservative MP for Brentwood and Ongar

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Education
  • Department for Transport
  • HM Treasury
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Department for International Trade
  • Unemployment: Young People
  • Education Maintenance Allowance
  • Corporation Tax
  • Offences against Children
  • Universal Credit

Currently held offices

  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (since 18 Dec 2017)
  • Member, Standing Orders Committee (since 1 Nov 2017)
  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
28 March 2018, received £200 from the Spectator, 22 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP, for a book review. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 28 March 2018)
From 20 July 2018, an adviser to Tassomai (a revision software company), Studio 503, The Pill Box, 115 Coventry Rd, London E2 6GG. From July 2018 until further notice, I will be paid £1,000 a month. Hours: 8 hrs per month. (Registered 23 July 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: FA Group
Address of donor: Wembley Stadium, PO Box 1966, London SW1P 9EQ

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for a boxing match at Wembley Stadium, with associated hospitality; total value £400

Date received: 22 September 2018

Date accepted: 22 September 2018

Donor status: company, registration 00077797

(Registered 28 September 2018)
Name of donor: Geoffrey Cox
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Travel and accommodation for a work trip to Northern Ireland to the value of £420

Date received: 25 October 2018

Date accepted: 25 October 2018

Donor status: individual

(Registered 19 November 2018)

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