Alex Sobel

Labour/Co-operative MP for Leeds North West

@alexsobel

Alex Sobel’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Summer Adjournment 25 Jul 2019

    My hon. Friend and neighbour is making an excellent speech. It is vital that we cancel the third runway at Heathrow and that we share the reduction in aviation emissions right across the country, so that we do not play airports against each other.
  • Priorities for Government 25 Jul 2019

    The Prime Minister mentioned aviation. Norway has an aviation emissions plan that includes making all short-haul flights electric by 2040, and it includes research and development to achieve that. Does he have that scale of ambition?
  • Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [Lords]: Youth Services 24 Jul 2019

    As well as the traditional voluntary sector names, social enterprises play a key role in delivering youth services and use other income streams through enterprise to fund youth services, but that is insufficient. We have seen a huge cut in funding and people having to rely on lottery funding, charitable trusts and short commissioning cycles. We are seeing a real volatility in the sector. Is...

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Labour/Co-operative MP for Leeds North West

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Home Office
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Armed Forces: Housing
  • Asylum
  • Asylum: Housing
  • Carillion
  • Torture: Rendition

Currently held offices

  • Member, Backbench Business Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 29 Jul 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for surveys. All fees paid to my local party:
27 October 2017, payment of £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 November 2018)
23 January 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
23 January 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
4 June 2018, payment of £250. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 23 November 2018)
30 July 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
17 October 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
17 October 2018, further payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
31 October 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
28 November 2018, payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 March 2019)
23 January 2018, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey. Hours: 30 mins. Fee paid to my local party. (Registered 23 November 2018)
Payments from YouGov, 50 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT, for surveys. All fees paid to my local party:
23 January 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
22 March 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
12 June 2018, payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
12 June 2018, further payment of £80. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
12 July 2018, payment of £70. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
6 August 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
28 August 2018, payment of £60. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 23 November 2018)
26 November 2018, payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 March 2019)
26 November 2018, a further payment of £100. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 01 March 2019)
29 March 2019, received £150 from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for completing an opinion survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid to my local party. (Registered 03 June 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: PICTFOR (APPG for Internet, Communications and Technology)
Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food, tickets and transport with a total value of £1,502.46

Destination of visit: Barcelona

Dates of visit: 23-25 February 2019

Purpose of visit: Delegate to World Mobile Congress on behalf of PICTFOR.

(Registered 05 April 2019)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland
Address of donor: al. J. Ch. Szucha 23, 00-580 Warsaw

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Two night's accommodation, hospitality and incidentals, and return flights, total value approx. £575

Destination of visit: Warsaw, Poland

Dates of visit: 6-8 March 2019

Purpose of visit: To attend the UK-Poland Belvedere Forum.

(Registered 07 May 2019)
8. Miscellaneous
Councillor, Leeds City Council. Since 1 July 2017, I draw no allowances. (Registered 03 July 2017)

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