House of Commons debates

Friday, 10 November 1989

  • Preamble

    The House met at half-past Nine o'clock

  • Prayers

    [MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]

    • Petitions

    • World Climate Change

      1 speech

      I have pleasure in presenting a petition from the people of Nottingham in respect of their environmental concerns, it reads: the threat to the world climate and our global environment, including...

      Death Sentences (South Africa)

      1 speech

      With your permission, Mr. Speaker, and that of the House, I wish to present a petition from more than 30,000 residents of the United Kingdom, which shows that they are opposed to apartheid in...

      Private Bills

      2 speeches

      On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. The conduct of the affairs of the House is under your direct responsibility. I believe that I am correct in saying that it is your view, both in private and in...

      World Climate Change

      153 speeches

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

      Sittings of the House

      Ordered,That this House do meet on Thursday 16th November at half-past Nine o'clock.—[Mr. Garel-Jones.]


      Motion made, and Question put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 101(5) (Standing Committees on Statutory Instruments, & c.).

      Northern Ireland

      That the Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Act 1978 (Amendment) Order 1989 (S.I., 1989, No. 1501), dated 16th August 1989, a copy of which was laid before this House on 23rd August, be...


      2 speeches

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

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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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