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Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (10 September 2014)

Neil Carmichael: Given mounting evidence of an innovative, vibrant and growing real economy, especially in manufacturing and engineering, does the First Secretary of State agree that Scotland should remain with us, first to share in the fruits of that success and secondly to give us a bigger footprint in global trade?

Affordable Homes Bill (5 September 2014)

Neil Carmichael: The key issue in this whole question is the supply of social housing. Does my hon. Friend therefore agree that the real issue here is the Localism Act, neighbourhood planning, the need to encourage local authorities to build the right kind of houses in the right places, and that social housing is obviously the priority?

Energy and Climate Change: Renewable Energy Investment (4 September 2014)

Neil Carmichael: Skills, as well as nuclear, are important to pushing forward the renewable energy cause, so does the Minister agree that, as part of the long-term economic plan, the investment by the growth fund in Berkeley for a skills and training centre in green and other energy sources is an excellent way forward?

Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Birmingham Schools (22 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: I congratulate my right hon. Friend on her new appointment. Does this matter not remind us of the central importance of the role of governors in our schools? Does it not also remind us, therefore, of the need to focus on the skills of those governors, rather than stakeholder representation and so forth? First and foremost, the need is to make sure governors can speak to their communities and...

Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Work-related Learning (Schools) (21 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: I welcome the Minister to his new post. Does he agree that the measure introduced by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill to ensure that we properly track students from school into work will be of great benefit in work experience and in ensuring that students get into the right jobs?

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Flood Defences (Gloucestershire) (17 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of flood defences in Gloucestershire.

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Flood Defences (Gloucestershire) (17 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: What resources will be available in the future so that my constituents, especially those who live along the vale, can be reassured that they will not get wet when flooding really threatens them?

Bill Presented — Counsellors and Psychotherapists (Regulation) Bill: Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill (16 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: I want to emphasise my support for the Government’s measures to ensure that outcomes from the education system are properly tracked into business and employment, because that is the essence of our training and school reforms.

Oral Answers to Questions — Culture, Media and Sport: Topical Questions (3 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: To reinforce points already made this morning, what assurance can the Minister give my constituents in Stroud valleys and vale that they will have access to broadband so that their businesses and lifestyles can thrive?

Women and Equalities: Rights of Women and Girls (3 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: What recent discussions she has had with her counterparts overseas on protecting the rights of women and girls internationally.

Women and Equalities: Rights of Women and Girls (3 July 2014)

Neil Carmichael: I thank the Minister for that answer. What can the Government do to help prevent distressing cases such as that of Mariam Ibrahim which arose simply because she was a Christian?

Bill Presented: First World War (Commemoration) (26 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: My hon. Friend is making an impressive speech. Will he join me in saluting the work of the charity Never Such Innocence, which is marking the massive contribution made by the Dominions, as they then were, towards the great war? It is ably led by Edward Wild and Lady Lucy French, whose great-great grandfather was Field Marshall Sir John French.

Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Manufacturing (26 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: What assessment he has made of recent trends in the level of manufacturing.

Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Manufacturing (26 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: I thank the Minister for that encouraging answer. With the need for more skills in energy engineering in mind, does he agree that it is a very good idea to have a centre for those skills at the now-decommissioned Berkeley power station, and that that represents a significant step in the right direction for the long-term economic plan?

Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Topical Questions (26 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: Do Ministers agree that a central part of the long-term economic plan is the delivery of skills to the increasingly innovative and research-oriented manufacturing sector?

Opposition Day — [2nd Allotted Day]: Office for Budget Responsibility (Manifesto Audits) (25 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: Would this new-found desire for consensus not be strengthened if the shadow Chancellor and the rest of his Front-Bench colleagues admitted that the previous Labour Government played a central role in causing the problem we are dealing with?

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (24 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: With manufacturing growing at an impressive rate, as I saw on my recent visit to ABB in my constituency, what steps is the Chancellor taking to ensure that manufacturing growth remains sustainable?

Energy and Climate Change: Topical Questions (19 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: In contrast to the gloomy outlook from the Labour party, could we have an update on progress on improving access to and the availability of large-scale solar panels on commercial and industrial properties?

Opposition Day — [1st Allotted Day]: Passport Applications (18 June 2014)

Neil Carmichael: Will the shadow Home Secretary join me in wishing well my constituent, Jordan Frapwell, at the European triathlon championships in Austria, and extend her thanks to the Passport Office for making sure that he could get there in time to compete?

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