Beth Winter

Labour MP for Cynon Valley

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Beth Winter’s voting in Parliament

Beth Winter is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

However, Beth Winter sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

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Beth Winter has hardly ever rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Fire and Rehire — [Mrs Sheryll Murray in the Chair] 27 Apr 2021

    I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Jarrow (Kate Osborne) for securing this incredibly important debate. Fire and rehire practices have become endemic during covid-19, including at Goodlord, Go North West, Jacobs Douwe Egberts, and British Gas, and I fear that they will only become more common as the furlough scheme comes to an end. I have received much correspondence from constituents...
  • Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions 22 Apr 2021

    Waste incinerators emit toxins and pollutants that are harmful to human health and exacerbate climate change. I am pleased to say that local residents in my constituency of Cynon Valley have recently successfully campaigned against a waste incinerator through the Valleys For Tourism Not Trash campaign, and the Welsh Government have recently announced a moratorium on any future large-scale...
  • Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill: Clause 6 - “Relevant offence” 21 Apr 2021

    I followed the process of this Bill through the House and, at every point, I voted against it and stood in opposition to it. The Bill has deeply worrying implications for Britain’s standing worldwide and risks further eroding the rights of those living in countries where Britain has a military presence. The Bill is completely contrary to the values that I hold dear: justice, the rule of...

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Labour MP for Cynon Valley

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

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Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Treasury
  • Protective Clothing: Contracts
  • Emergencies: Planning
  • Animal Welfare
  • Public Sector: Contracts
  • Coronavirus: Protective Clothing

Currently held offices

  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2021.

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