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Thelma Walker

Former Labour MP for Colne Valley

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A selection of Thelma Walker's votes

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Profile

Former Labour MP for Colne Valley

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

Left the House of Commons on 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

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Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Home Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Affordable Housing: Construction
  • Dementia
  • Members: Correspondence
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Public Footpaths

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (8 Jan 2018 to 5 Feb 2018)
  • Member, Education Committee (11 Sep 2017 to 6 Nov 2019)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Future MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 34 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Thelma Walker’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 50 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 83.59% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 90 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 42 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

8. Miscellaneous
Trustee of Slaithwaite Civic C.I.O; promoting enterprise, community and arts provisions for Slaithwaite and the Colne Valley. (Registered 22 June 2017)

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