Christian Wakeford

Conservative MP for Bury South

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Christian Wakeford’s voting in Parliament

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

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Recent appearances

  • Trade Bill: After Clause 2 - Parliamentary approval of trade agreements 19 Jan 2021

    A lot has been said about the atrocities and, let us face it, genocide going on in Xinjiang. Does my hon. Friend agree that while Lords amendment 3 is not perfect, it is a starting point to address the real human rights concerns? Now is a chance to be the light in the darkness.
  • Remote Education and Free School Meals 18 Jan 2021

    In the interests of trying to get on to more people on the speakers list, I will try to be brief. However, I will do so without the toxicity, party rhetoric and empty claims from Opposition Members. What we do need and what I do welcome is a much more holistic approach to a food strategy moving forward. So while I did vote against the Government previously on the topic of free school meals, I...
  • Remote Education and Free School Meals 18 Jan 2021

    In the interests of trying to get on to more people on the speakers list, I will try to be brief. However, I will do so without the toxicity, party rhetoric and empty claims from Opposition Members. What we do need and what I do welcome is a much more holistic approach to a food strategy moving forward. So while I did vote against the Government previously on the topic of free school meals, I...

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Conservative MP for Bury South

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

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Department for Education
  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Treasury
  • Pension Wise: Bury South
  • Schools: Risk Management
  • Undocumented Migrants: English Channel
  • Iran: Nuclear Power
  • Cancer: Bury South

Currently held offices

  • Member, Education Committee (since 2 Mar 2020)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 18 Jan 2021.

1. Employment and earnings
Councillor, Lancashire County Council, County Hall, Preston PR1 8XJ. From 1 July 2020 until further notice I receive an annual allowance of £10,675, paid monthly. Hours: approx. 20 hrs a month. (Registered 10 January 2020; updated 01 September 2020)
Until 24 April 2020, Councillor, Pendle Borough Council, Nelson Town Hall, Nelson BB9 7LJ. I received an annual allowance of £3,000, paid monthly. Hours: approx. 20 hrs a month. (Registered 10 January 2020; updated 01 September 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: Portcullis Club
Address of donor: Whins House, Sabden, Clitheroe BB7 9HP

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

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: D Contracts Ltd
Address of donor: Charter Buildings, 9 Ashton Lane, Sale M33 6WT

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

Donor status: company, registration 07371646

(Registered 10 January 2020)
Name of donor: The Carlton Club
Address of donor: 69 St James’s Street, London SW1A 1PJ

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

Donor status: company, registration 00573221

(Registered 21 October 2020)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd (CFI Ltd)
Address of donor: Blick Rothenberg, 7-10 Chandos Street, London, UK, W1G 9DG

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £2,300

Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

Dates of visit: 16 - 21 February 2020

Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.

(Registered 04 March 2020)

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