Matt Western

MP, Warwick and Leamington

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Warwick and Leamington Labour

Recent appearances

  • Fox-Sky Merger 20 Jul 2017

    I thank the Secretary of State, certainly for the first part of the statement, which was about deferring the decision to refer. If she is having problems with her emails, such as getting 10,000 from 38 Degrees, I will happily take her ticket for Wimbledon so that she can spend more time in the office. I echo the comments of my hon. Friend the Member for West Bromwich East (Tom Watson) and my...
  • Energy Price Cap 3 Jul 2017

    Are we not tinkering at the edges and doing a little bit of window dressing? I think that we all agree that the energy market appears to be dysfunctional. We saw that best at the beginning of this year when there was an increase in tariffs across the board that bore no relation to wholesale prices, but had everything to do with the exchange rate, particularly that with the euro, as most of...
  • Grenfell Tower Fire/Fire Safety 26 Jun 2017

    In the wake of the awful disaster at Fukushima, the German Government shut down all their nuclear plants, fearing that a catastrophe such as that could happen on their soil. Surely after an event like the Grenfell Tower tragedy, we should be looking to put sprinkler systems in all our tower blocks.

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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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  • Has spoken in 4 debates since joining Parliament — well below average amongst MPs. See all Matt Western’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions since joining Parliament — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 88.89% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 31 Jul 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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