House of Commons debates

Friday, 15 May 1987

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Nine o'clock

  • Prayers

    [MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]

    • Petition

    • Leicester (Road Safety)

      1 speech

      It is my pleasure to present to the House, in the last breath of this Parliament, a petition from the citizens of Leicester, West concerning road safety in my constituency, where too many people...

      Asylum Seekers (Heathrow)

      4 speeches

      On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. I wonder whether you could help me. Earlier this week I made an application under Standing Order No. 20 for a special debate about the group of Kurdish people...

      Captain Simon Hayward

      10 speeches

      Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Boscawen.]

      Small Businesses

      20 speeches

      This Adjournment debate on small businesses is extremely appropriate, because if there is one section of the economy in which the Government have been successful above all, and they have been...

      Royal Assent

      1 speech

      I have to notify the House, in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967, that the Queen has signified Her Royal Assent to the following Acts: 1. Finance Act 1987.2. Appropriation Act 1987.3....

      Small Businesses

      21 speeches

      Question again proposed, That this House do now adjourn.

What is this?

Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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