Christian Wakeford

Opposition Whip (Commons)

Labour MP for Bury South

General Election 2024

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Your MP (Christian Wakeford) represents you, and all of the people who live in Bury South, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

MPs split their time between Parliament and their constituency. In Parliament, they debate and vote on new laws, review existing laws, and question the Government. In the constituency, their focus is on supporting local people and championing local issues. They have a small staff team who help with casework, maintain their diaries, and monitor their inbox.

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Labour MP for Bury South

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

Party was Conservative until 18 Jan 2022

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Home Office
  • Treasury
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Question
  • Pension Wise: Bury South
  • Coronavirus: Vaccination
  • Schools: Risk Management
  • Schools: Discipline

Currently held offices

  • Member, Tobacco and Vapes Bill Committee (since 24 Apr 2024)
  • Member, Automated Vehicles Bill [HL] Committee (since 13 Mar 2024)
  • Member, Electronic Trade Documents Bill [HL] Second Reading Committee (since 7 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Science, Innovation and Technology Committee (since 29 Nov 2022)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (since 31 Oct 2022)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Electronic Trade Documents Bill [HL] Committee (14 Jun 2023 to 19 Jun 2023)
  • Member, Data Protection and Digital Information (No. 2) Bill Committee ( 3 May 2023 to 23 May 2023)
  • Member, Seafarers' Wages Bill [HL] Committee (11 Jan 2023 to 17 Jan 2023)
  • Member, Transport Committee (17 May 2022 to 13 Dec 2022)
  • Member, Education Committee ( 2 Mar 2020 to 15 Mar 2022)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Recent appearances

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Register of Members’ Interests

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel
Address of donor: BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and meals, value £2,500
Destination of visit: Israel
Dates of visit: 9 January 2024 to 11 January 2024
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding visit. Meetings with Israeli politicians, academics, activists and diplomats.
(Registered 6 February 2024)
Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel
Address of donor: BM LFI, London WC1N 3XX
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation and meals, value £1,650
Destination of visit: United States (Washington DC)
Dates of visit: 9 March 2024 to 12 March 2024
Purpose of visit: Delegation to Washington DC. Meetings with US politicians, activists and civil servants. Attending AIPAC International Policy Conference 2024.
(Registered 25 March 2024)

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