Laura Farris

Conservative MP for Newbury

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Laura Farris’s voting in Parliament

Laura Farris is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

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  • Laura Farris voted against fewer MPs in the House of Commons, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Coronavirus Response 20 Jul 2020

    I welcome the news today about the successful trial of the Oxford vaccine. The question on my constituents’ lips is: when will that be available on the market? I know my right hon. Friend cannot give those assurances, but could he assist my constituents first by saying when the trial is due to end, and secondly by giving assurances that the route to market for a successful vaccine will be...
  • Justice: Radicalisation in Prisons 14 Jul 2020

    What steps his Department is taking to tackle radicalisation in prisons.
  • Justice: Radicalisation in Prisons 14 Jul 2020

    In the last eight months, we have seen terrorist attacks in Streatham, Fishmongers’ Hall and, most recently, Forbury Gardens, where the assailant either had just been released from prison, or was out on licence. What improvements does my hon. and learned Friend think could be made to de-radicalisation programmes to prevent these lone wolf, post-release attacks?

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Conservative MP for Newbury

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Education: Coronavirus
  • Supermarkets: Coronavirus
  • Hospitals: Protective Clothing
  • Smart Export Guarantee
  • Funerals: Coronavirus

Currently held offices

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

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 10 Aug 2020.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments for my work as a barrister, all done before my election:
£5,000 expected from the Government Legal Department, 102 Petty France, London SW1H 9GL, for legal services provided between 29 September 2019 and 17 October 2019. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
£1,500 expected from Sykes, Anderson, Perry Ltd, 5th Floor, Salisbury House, London Wall, London EC2M 5QQ, for legal services provided between 26 September 2019 and 28 October 2019. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
£9,000 expected from Mssrs. Boyes Turner LLP, Abbots House, Abbey Street, Reading RG1 3BD, for legal services provided between 9 and 13 September 2019. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
£4,750 expected from Messrs. Winckworth Sherwood LLP, Minerva House, 5 Montague Close, London SE1 9BB, for legal services provided between 12 March 2019 and 7 August 2019. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
£20,500 expected from Mssrs. Lee & Thompson LLP, Unit 4, Gee's Court, St. Christopher's Place, London W1V 1JD, for legal services provided between 28 October 2019 and 12 November 2019. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
£1,250 expected from Marks & Spencer Legal Services, Waterside House, 35 North Wharf Road, London W2 1NW, for legal services provided on 27 June 2019. Hours: none since my election. (Registered 07 January 2020)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: David J Newman
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Sir Peter C Michael
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,475

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: James M Blyth Currie
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Christopher J Sharples
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Richard H R Benyon
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Stephen M Codrington
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Sir Christopher C Gent
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Sir Philip L Wroughton
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,975

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Helen D Blyth Currie
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: individual

(Registered 07 January 2020)
Name of donor: Sunley Holdings PLC
Address of donor: 20 Berkeley Square, London W2J 6LH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 01458205

(Registered 07 January 2020)

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