Friday, 13 November 1987
The House met at half-past Nine o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
I beg to move, That this House reaffirms its support for the Commonwealth; is conscious of the benefits which membership of the Commonwealth confers upon the United Kingdom; regards with sympathy...
Ordered,That, at the sitting on Thursday 19th November, notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (1)(b) of Standing Order No. 14 (Exempted business), if proceedings on the Motion in the name...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Garel-Jones.]
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