Matt Western

MP, Warwick and Leamington

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Warwick and Leamington Labour

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Last updated: 12 Sep 2017

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for International Development: Bangladesh: Islamic Relief 20 Oct 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, if she will make representations to the Bangladeshi Government on ensuring that Islamic Relief is able to operate in that country; and if she will make a statement.
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Pre-school Education: Warwickshire 20 Oct 2017

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether the local authority of Warwickshire County Council has requested to disapply the high pass-through requirement.
  • Grenfell Tower: Business of the House 19 Oct 2017

    When I arrived in the House a few months ago I knew that democracy was not necessarily the most efficient process, but last night I realised just how dysfunctional it is at present. It was the fourth time that the Government have been defeated on a substantive issue. We are obviously spending a significant amount of valuable time on such issues, so we should be heard. We should have received...

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Labour MP for Warwick and Leamington

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department for International Development
  • Department for Education
  • Pre-school Education: Warwickshire
  • Bangladesh: Islamic Relief

Currently held offices

  • Member, International Trade Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

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  • Has spoken in 10 debates since joining Parliament — well below average amongst MPs. See all Matt Western’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 2 written questions since joining Parliament — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 95.83% 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 16–17 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") 4 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 9 Oct 2017.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Maurice Millward
Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 July 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Dorset, owned jointly with a family member: (i) and (ii). (Registered 05 July 2017)
7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than £70,000
Apple; technology company. (Registered 05 July 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Councillor, Warwickshire County Council. Since 9 June 2017, I receive no allowances. (Registered 05 July 2017)

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