Draft EU Budget 2011 — 13 Oct 2010 at 20:24

Andrew Bingham MP, High Peak voted to express concern at the above-inflation increase being made to Britain's EU budget contribution and to call on the Government to reduce that contribution'.

The majority of MPs voted against saying it would be wrong to increase Britain's contribution to the European Union budget; but supported the Government's efforts to maintain the 2011 EU budget at the cash levels equivalent to the 2010 budget.

The House of Commons was debating a motion introduced by Conservative Minister Justine Greening the Economic Secretary to the Treasury stating:

This vote was on an amendment proposed by Conservative MP Douglas Carswell which read:

  • (b), leave out from 'the financial year 2011' to end and add
  • 'is concerned at the above-inflation increase being made to Britain's EU budget contribution; believes that, at a time when the Government is poised to make reductions in public spending elsewhere, it is wrong to increase that contribution; and calls on the Government to reduce Britain's EU budget contribution'.

Debate in Parliament | Source |

Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.

What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con205 (+2 tell) 35 (+2 tell)079.7%
DUP0 2025.0%
Lab1 502.3%
LDem46 0080.7%
Total:252 42047.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Steven BakerWycombeConaye
John BaronBasildon and BillericayConaye
Guto BebbAberconwyConaye
Andrew BinghamHigh PeakConaye
Brian BinleyNorthampton SouthConaye
Bob BlackmanHarrow EastConaye
Peter BoneWellingboroughContellaye
Douglas CarswellClactonConaye
Christopher ChopeChristchurchConaye
James ClappisonHertsmereConaye
Geoffrey CoxTorridge and West DevonConaye
David DavisHaltemprice and HowdenConaye
Nick de BoisEnfield NorthConaye
Caroline DinenageGosportConaye
George EusticeCamborne and RedruthConaye
Zac GoldsmithRichmond ParkConaye
Robert HalfonHarlowConaye
Chris Heaton-HarrisDaventryConaye
Gordon HendersonSittingbourne and SheppeyConaye
Philip HolloboneKetteringContellaye
Pauline LathamMid DerbyshireConaye
Julian LewisNew Forest EastConaye
Anne MainSt AlbansConaye
Jason McCartneyColne ValleyConaye
Karl McCartneyLincolnConaye
Stephen MosleyCity of ChesterConaye
David NuttallBury NorthConaye
Andrew PercyBrigg and GooleConaye
Mark RecklessRochester and StroodConaye
John RedwoodWokinghamConaye
Simon ReevellDewsburyConaye
Andrew StephensonPendleConaye
Bob StewartBeckenhamConaye
Graham StuartBeverley and HoldernessConaye
Andrew TurnerIsle of WightConaye
Martin VickersCleethorpesConaye
Charles WalkerBroxbourneConaye
Denis MacShaneRotherhamLabno

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