House of Commons debates

Friday, 16 December 1988

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Nine o'clock

  • Prayers

    [MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]

  • Egg Industry

    2 speeches

    On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Like myself and others, you will probably have heard that the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food is very concerned about the state of the egg industry,...

  • The Unborn Child

    180 speeches

    I beg to move, That this House notes the growing public concern about experiments on unborn children and abuses of the Abortion Act 1967; recalls the substantial and sustained majorities given...

    • Business of the House

      Ordered,That, at the sitting on Tuesday 20th December—(1) Notwithstanding the provisions of paragraph (1)(b) of Standing Order No. 14 (Exempted business), Mr. Speaker shall put any...

  • Egg Industry

    62 speeches

    I wish to make a statement about the egg situation. When earlier today my hon. Friend the Minister of State, Department of Health indicated that details of any scheme to help the egg industry...

  • Sports Council

    6 speeches

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

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