Ruth Edwards

Assistant Whip

Conservative MP for Rushcliffe

Ruth Edwards’s voting in Parliament

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Recent appearances

  • Business without Debate 25 May 2023

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  • Crime and Neighbourhood Policing 31 Jan 2023

    In Nottinghamshire we have 405 more police officers as a result of the policing uplift. Many have gone into the neighbourhood policing team, so we have newbie officers in villages such as Keyworth and Ruddington. Will the Home Secretary join me in thanking Inspector Rob Lawton and his neighbourhood team for the brilliant work they do in Rushcliffe, and will she tell the House when the...
  • Urgent and Emergency Care Recovery Plan 30 Jan 2023

    I welcome the £1 billion funding announced today, and it is good that hospitals have benefited from innovations such as patient flow control centres, care transfer hubs, and virtual wards. When will hospitals and ICBs such as Nottingham and Nottinghamshire ICB, which has not been part of the pilot, be able to access those innovations, so that my constituents can start to access the benefits?

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Conservative MP for Rushcliffe

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


Topics of interest

  • Home Office
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Treasury
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps
  • Marine Protected Areas
  • Self-employment Income Support Scheme: Females
  • Biodiversity and Nature Conservation: Finance
  • Pets: Theft

Currently held offices

  • Assistant Whip (since 16 Feb 2023)

Other offices held in the past

  • Government Whip, Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury ( 7 Feb 2023 to 16 Feb 2023)
  • Member, Business and Trade Committee (25 Oct 2022 to 12 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Business and Trade Sub-Committee on National Security and Investment (25 Oct 2022 to 12 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill Committee ( 2 Mar 2022 to 22 Mar 2022)
  • Member, Home Affairs Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 2 Nov 2021)
  • Member, Leasehold and Freehold Reform Bill Committee (25 Dec 2012 to 25 Dec 2012)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 19 Feb 2024.

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club
Address of donor: Trent Bridge, Nottingham NG2 6AG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for the Women's Ashes at Trent Bridge, total value £458.34
Date received: 24 June 2023
Date accepted: 24 June 2023
Donor status: company, registration IP28978R
(Registered 05 July 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Flat in London: (i) and (ii). (Registered 16 December 2021)
10. Family members engaged in lobbying the public sector on behalf of a third party or client
Until 30 June 2023, my spouse, Owen Edwards, was employed through the Campaign for the Protection of Rural England (CPRE) as the Coalition Coordinator for the Better Planning Coalition. (Registered 15 July 2022; updated 20 July 2023)
My spouse, Owen Edwards, is Associate Director at JBP Associates. (Registered 29 November 2022; updated 20 July 2023)

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