Education and Social Mobility — Academic Selection in Schools — 22 Nov 2016 at 16:05

Patrick McLoughlin MP, Derbyshire Dales voted for academic selection in schools.

The majority of MPs voted in favour of academic selection in schools.

The motion rejected by the majority of MPs in this vote was:

  • That this House
  • believes that every child throughout the UK must be given the opportunity to reach their full potential;
  • further believes that there is no evidence that additional academic selection in the school system will improve social mobility; and
  • calls on the Government to instead concentrate on providing the best education possible for all children.

Debate in Parliament |

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
Con302 (+2 tell) 0092.7%
DUP5 0062.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent1 20100.0%
Lab0 199 (+2 tell)086.6%
LDem0 6075.0%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 2066.7%
SNP0 50092.6%
UKIP1 00100.0%
UUP1 0050.0%
Total:310 263089.7%

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

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
no rebellions

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