Ian Levy

Conservative MP for Blyth Valley

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Your MP (Ian Levy) represents you, and all of the people who live in Blyth Valley, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

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Conservative MP for Blyth Valley

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 2019 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Transport
  • Ports: Finance
  • Dogs: Imports and Sales
  • Great British Railways
  • Countryside: Curriculum
  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

Currently held offices

  • Member, Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill Committee (since 10 Jan 2024)
  • Member, Environmental Audit Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Energy Bill [HL] Committee (17 May 2023 to 29 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees Bill ( 8 Mar 2023 to 15 Mar 2023)
  • Member, Employment (Allocation of Tips) Bill Committee ( 7 Sep 2022 to 12 Oct 2022)
  • Member, Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill (12 May 2021 to 24 Jun 2021)
  • Member, Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee (20 Jul 2020 to 19 Oct 2021)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

  • Prime Minister: Engagements 17 Jan 2024

    A recent BBC news article raised fears that Blyth could become a ghost town, as we see our shopping centre close, to be replaced by a new higher education facility. Residents are right to be concerned. I have personally seen decades of Labour neglect and decline in our town. This Conservative Government have invested hundreds of millions of pounds to level up my constituency, with spades in...
  • Rural Transport 8 Jan 2024

    On that point, in Northumberland we have the Northumberland line which is going to connect Ashington through Blyth and Seaton Valley into Newcastle, and that will go two ways: it will take people into Newcastle and it will also bring people into the area so that they can use the beach and the park. It is a fantastic way to use those train services and that has been delivered by this...
  • Transport: Transport Connectivity: North of England 14 Dec 2023

    What steps he is taking to increase transport connectivity between cities in the north of England.

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Last updated: 18 Mar 2024.

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)
Name of donor: The Harrison Foundation
Address of donor: Higham Dykes Hall, Milbourne, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE20 0DH
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 to Cramlington Voluntary Youth Project (CVYP) in support of the upcoming Blyth Valley Youth Festival, which is being arranged in partnership between my office and CVYP
Date received: 26 July 2023
Date accepted: 26 July 2023
Donor status: company, registration 06281130
(Registered 09 August 2023)
Name of donor: The Aziz Foundation
Address of donor: 16 Babmaes Street, London SW1Y 6HD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Grant provided to an intern in my office between 23 October 2023 and 31 July 2024, value £19,725
Date received: 23 October 2023 - 31 July 2024
Date accepted: 23 October 2023
Donor status: other (charity)
(Registered 14 December 2023)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Centre for Turkey Studies and Development
Address of donor: 239-241 Kennington Lane, London SE11 5QU
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets and hospitality for me and my wife to the British Kebab Awards, value £720
Date received: 28 February 2023
Date accepted: 28 February 2023
Donor status: company, registration 07512777
(Registered 02 March 2023)
Name of donor: Clyde and Co LLP
Address of donor: The St Botolph Building 138, Houndsditch, London, EC3A 7AR
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: An invite to a dinner arranged by the donor, value £465
Date received: 1 March 2023
Date accepted: 1 March 2023
Donor status: limited liability partnership
(Registered 17 April 2023)
Name of donor: Dan Miller
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Accommodation during the Christmas recess, value £1,100
Date received: 20-30 December 2023
Date accepted: 20 December 2023
Donor status: individual
(Registered 05 January 2024)
Name of donor: Centre for Turkey Studies and Development
Address of donor: 239-241 Kennington Lane, London SE11 5QU
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the British Kebab Awards 2024, value £600
Date received: 27 February 2024
Date accepted: 27 February 2024
Donor status: company, registration 07512777
(Registered 04 March 2024)
8. Miscellaneous
From 13 January 2020, member of the Blyth Town Board. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 10 February 2020)
From 12 August 2020 until 31 December 2023, Member of the Chamber of Trade for Blyth. This was an unpaid role. (Registered 27 May 2021; updated 04 January 2024)
From 14 December 2020 until 31 December 2023, Conservative Small Business Ambassador for the North East. This was an unpaid role. (Registered 27 May 2021; updated 04 January 2024)
From 1 August 2021 to 31 July 2024, Member of the Newcastle University Court. This is an unpaid role. (Registered 02 August 2021)

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