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Derek Thomas

Conservative - St Ives


Select Committee Meeting
Tuesday 20th April 2021
14:00
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee - Oral evidence
Subject: Moving animals across borders
20 Apr 2021, 2 p.m.
At 2.30pm: Oral evidence
James Russell - President at British Veterinary Association (BVA)
Stuart Roberts - Deputy President at National Farmers Union
Victor Chestnutt - President at Ulster Farmers' Union
At 3.30pm: Oral evidence
Professor Tim Morris
Mr James West - Senior Policy Manager UK at Compassion in World Farming
Malcolm Mitchell - Professor of Physiology and Animal Welfare at Scottish Rural College
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Select Committee Meeting
Thursday 22nd April 2021
13:30
Division Votes
Thursday 15th April 2021
Domestic Abuse Bill
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 351 Conservative Aye votes vs 2 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 352 Noes - 222
Speeches
Thursday 15th April 2021
University Students: Compensation for Lost Teaching and Rent

Every MP will have heard from constituents that, compared with previous years, the quality and quantity of provision for students …

Written Answers
Monday 22nd March 2021
Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to reduce the cost …
Early Day Motions
Wednesday 1st November 2017
VALUE FOR MONEY AND SWANSEA BAY TIDAL LAGOON
"leave out from "House" to end and insert, "notes that the proposal for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon currently involves …
Bills
None available
Tweets
None available
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th 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: Richard W Belton
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in …
EDM signed
Wednesday 26th June 2019
ALCOHOL LABELLING
That this House notes that the Chief Medical Officers' guidelines for low-risk drinking were updated in January 2016 to 14 …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Derek Thomas has voted in 230 divisions, and 5 times against the majority of their Party.

22 Mar 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Derek Thomas voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 29 Conservative Aye votes vs 318 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 300 Noes - 318
22 Mar 2021 - Trade Bill - View Vote Context
Derek Thomas voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 26 Conservative No votes vs 318 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 319 Noes - 297
4 Nov 2020 - Public Health - View Vote Context
Derek Thomas voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 33 Conservative No votes vs 308 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 516 Noes - 38
13 Oct 2020 - Public Health: Coronavirus Regulations - View Vote Context
Derek Thomas voted No - against a party majority and against the House
One of 42 Conservative No votes vs 298 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 299 Noes - 82
17 Jun 2020 - Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill [Lords] - View Vote Context
Derek Thomas voted Aye - against a party majority and against the House
One of 23 Conservative Aye votes vs 283 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 31 Noes - 400
View All Derek Thomas Division Votes

Debate information

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Significant St Ives Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
109,178
Petition Closed

Fund research for childhood cancers with the worst survival rates

Gov Responded - 24 Mar 2020 Debated on - 7 Dec 2020 View Derek Thomas's petition debate contributions
5 Sep 2020
closed 7 months, 2 weeks ago

12 kids in the UK are diagnosed with cancer daily. 1 in 5 will die within 5 years, often of the deadliest types like DIPG (brainstem cancer) - fatal on diagnosis & other cancers on relapse. Yet there has been little, or no, funding for research into these cancers and little, or no, progress.


Most recent EDMs signed by Derek Thomas

Date Tabled Title Signatures
26 Jun 2019
Derek Thomas signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 26th June 2019

ALCOHOL LABELLING

Tabled by: Fiona Bruce (Conservative - Congleton)
That this House notes that the Chief Medical Officers' guidelines for low-risk drinking were updated in January 2016 to 14 units per week; recognises that consumers have a right to know information about alcohol products so they can make informed choices about their drinking, yet only 16 per cent of …
22 signatures
(Most recent: 3 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 7
Conservative: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Liberal Democrat: 2
Scottish National Party: 2
Green Party: 1
Independent: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
13 Mar 2019
Derek Thomas signed this EDM on Tuesday 26th March 2019

UK-WIDE CLIMATE EMERGENCY

Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes the stark warning from the world’s scientific community that there are just 12 years left to prevent 1.5 degrees warming; further notes that warming beyond 1.5 degrees represents a threat to the future of humanity, and that even warming limited to that level will wreak havoc …
107 signatures
(Most recent: 30 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 72
Liberal Democrat: 11
Scottish National Party: 7
Independent: 7
Conservative: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
View All Derek Thomas's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Derek Thomas has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Derek Thomas has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Derek Thomas has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

Derek Thomas has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting


181 Written Questions

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Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse Alcoholic Drinks: Labelling Diabetes: Coronavirus Diabetes: Coronavirus Diabetes: Mental Health Services Voluntary Scheme for Branded Medicines Pricing and Access National Institute for Health and Care Excellence: Medical Treatments National Institute for Health and Care Excellence: Drugs Health: Charities Cancer: Research Diabetes: Podiatry Podiatry Podiatry Podiatry: Migrant Workers Podiatry: Training Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Social Services: Registration Obesity Obesity Orthopaedics Orthopaedics Obesity Obesity Integrated Care Systems Health Services Out-patients Autoimmune Diseases Autoimmune Diseases Brain: Tumours Medical Treatments Medical Treatments Medical Treatments Heart Diseases: Defibrillators Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Brain: Tumours Brain: Tumours Brain: Tumours Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme Aortic Aneurysm: Screening Aortic Aneurysm: Surgery Aortic Aneurysm: Medical Treatments Aortic Aneurysm Aortic Aneurysm: Medical Treatments Aortic Aneurysm: Medical Treatments Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency Hospices Hospices Hospices Muscular Dystrophy: Clinical Trials Medical Treatments: Innovation Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme Podiatry Podiatry: Training Dental Services: Rural Areas Arthritis: Podiatry Mechanical Thrombectomy NHS: Standards Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Heart Diseases: Medical Treatments Cardiovascular System: Diseases Cholesterol: Screening Health Service Medical Supplies (Costs) Bill 2016-17 Health Service Medical Supplies (Costs) Bill Breast Cancer: Drugs Nivolumab Haematological Cancer General Practitioners Pharmacy: Finance Pharmacy: Finance Strokes Heart Diseases Heart Diseases: Health Services Heart Diseases: Diagnosis Heart Diseases: Screening Medicine: Research Kidneys: Research Health Professions: Research Clinical Trials and Research NHS Trusts: Staff Orthopaedics: Medical Equipment Cardiovascular System: Diseases Cholesterol Social Services: Finance Macular Degeneration Macular Degeneration Macular Degeneration Eyesight: Screening Brain: Tumours Sites of Special Scientific Interest Non-native Species Great Britain Non-native Species Programme Board Scientific Forum on Invasive Alien Species Non-native Risk Analysis Panel Great Britain Non-native Species Programme Board Non-native Species Slaughterhouses: Animal Welfare Badgers: Animal Welfare Bottles: Recycling Beaches: Standards Hen Harriers Schools: Sanitation Schools: Drinking Water Pupils: Coronavirus Children: Social Services Children: Social Services Children: Social Services Sex and Relationship Education: Primary Education Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education: Public Consultation Arts: Education Child Rearing ICT: Qualifications Housing: Renewable Energy Housing: Carbon Emissions Planning Permission Building Regulations Social Rented Housing: Mental Illness Housing: Rural Areas Housing: Construction Local Government: Broadband Planning Permission Homelessness Railways: Concessions Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Electric Vehicles: Charging Points Cycling Taxis: Assistance Animals Taxis: Disability Cycling: Safety Parking: Pedestrian Areas Roads: Safety