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Drew Hendry

Scottish National Party - Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)

(since June 2017)

Debate information

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Significant Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
111,701
c. 732 added daily
162,939
(Estimated)

Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 11 Sep 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Drew Hendry's petition debate contributions
4 Feb 2021
closes in 2 months, 1 week

Weddings take months and even years of intricate planning. Myself and many others believe the maximum number of guests authorised at wedding ceremonies should be increased. The number of guests permitted at weddings should be calculated according to venue capacity.

145,701
c. 1,180 added daily
222,562
(Estimated)

Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 14 Oct 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Drew Hendry's petition debate contributions
30 Jan 2021
closes in 2 months

Extend funding to nightclubs, dance music events and festivals as part of the £1.57bn support package announced by the government for Britain's arts and culture sector to survive the hit from the pandemic. #LetUSDance

167,506
Petition Closed

Violet-Grace’s Law - Life sentences for Death by Dangerous Driving

Gov Responded - 25 Feb 2019 Debated on - 8 Jul 2019 View Drew Hendry's petition debate contributions
15 Aug 2019
closed 1 year, 3 months ago

The men who killed our daughter drove a stolen a car at 83 mph in a 30 mph zone. They killed our 4-year-old daughter Violet-Grace and severely injured her nan, who has life-changing injuries. They will serve less time in prison than Violet was alive. I don’t want other families to suffer like this.


Most recent EDMs signed by Drew Hendry

Date Tabled Title Signatures
6 Oct 2020
Drew Hendry signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 7th October 2020

TSB Closures in Midlothian

Tabled by: Owen Thompson (Scottish National Party - Midlothian)
That this House condemns TSB Bank’s decision to close its Dalkeith and Penicuik branches; recognises that this follows a long succession of bank closures in Midlothian; notes that there are no alternative TSB branches nearby to serve the busy communities of Dalkeith and Penicuik, and that the Post Office cannot …
8 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 7
Independent: 1
6 Oct 2020
Drew Hendry signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 7th October 2020

Kit Tarka Foundation

Tabled by: David Linden (Scottish National Party - Glasgow East)
That this House recognises the vital work done by the Kit Tarka Foundation; notes the importance of raising awareness of neonatal Herpes virus and the effect it has on families across the UK; highlights the fact that it is estimated one baby a week will die from this preventable illness; …
4 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Oct 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 3
Independent: 1
View All Drew Hendry's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Drew Hendry has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Drew Hendry has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

Drew Hendry has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


147 Written Questions

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Department for Work and Pensions: Telephone Services Children: Maintenance Universal Credit Children: Maintenance Universal Credit Universal Credit Personal Independence Payment: Coronavirus Children: Maintenance Universal Credit Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Carers' Benefits: Coronavirus Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Universal Credit: Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay: Coronavirus Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman Children: Maintenance Employment Support Allowance: Terminal Illnesses Medical Assessments: Coronavirus Social Security Benefits: Medical Examinations Personal Independence Payment: Coronavirus Social Security Benefits Members: Correspondence Carer's Allowance Social Security Benefits Social Security Benefits Social Security Benefits Personal Independence Payment: Terminal Illnesses Personal Independence Payment: Terminal Illnesses Personal Independence Payment: Invalid Vehicles Universal Credit Universal Credit Universal Credit Pension Credit Personal Independence Payment Personal Independence Payment: Patients Children: Maintenance Children: Maintenance Children: Maintenance Universal Credit: Habitual Residence Test Disability Living Allowance: Medical Examinations Personal Independence Payment: Medical Examinations Employment and Support Allowance Social Security Benefits: Medical Examinations Department for Work and Pensions: Data Protection Social Security Benefits: Autism Severe Disability Premium Employment and Support Allowance: Severe Disability Premium Disability Premium Disability Premium Universal Credit: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses Energy: Prices Social Rented Housing: Carbon Emissions Public Sector: Buildings Bounce Back Loan Scheme Business: Government Assistance Offshore Industry: Coronavirus Electricity (Connection Offer Expenses) Regulations 2018 Consumers: Protection Solar Power Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme: Solar Power Natural Gas: Powers of Entry Glass: Shortages Glass: Shortages Electricity Generation Timesharing Fracking: South East Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Cambridge Analytica and SCL Group Members: Correspondence Energy: Billing EURATOM Energy: Prices Nuclear Safeguards Nuclear Safeguards Nuclear Safeguards Nuclear Safeguards Energy: Prices Energy: Prices Energy: Prices Foreign Companies: Property Directors: Equality Energy: UK Trade with EU Renewable Energy: UK Trade with EU Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Revenue and Customs: Telephone Services Child Benefit: Coronavirus Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Self-employment Income Support Scheme Mortgages Mortgages Self-employment Income Support Scheme Self-employment Income Support Scheme: Emergency Services Bank Services: Fees and Charges Consumers: Protection Business: Coronavirus Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Public Sector Loans: Coronavirus Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Self-employment Income Support Scheme Self-employment Income Support Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme National Insurance Contributions: NHS Energy: VAT Utilities: Rural Areas Brexit Brexit Trident: Scotland Hinkley Point C Power Station Public Expenditure: Scotland Raw Materials: Imports Biofuels Driving Tests: Coronavirus Shipping: Investment Shipping: Carbon Emissions Shipping: Carbon Emissions Shipping: Carbon Emissions Airports: Coronavirus Driving Instruction: Coronavirus Road Traffic Offences Community Transport: Licensing Immigration: Armed Forces British Nationality: Armed Forces Visas: Iran Immigrants: Finance Home Office: Written Questions Immigration: Families Members: Correspondence