House of Commons debates

Thursday, 15 March 2007

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education and Skills

    The Secretary of State was asked—

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Solicitor-General

    The Solicitor-General was asked—

  • Business of the House

    49 speeches

    May I ask the Leader of the House to give us the business for the coming weeks?

    • 2012 Olympics

      66 speeches

      With permission, Mr. Speaker, it gives me the greatest pleasure to make a statement on progress towards the Olympic games and the Paralympics in 2012. This will be the world's greatest sporting...

    • Political Parties (Funding)

      55 speeches

      With permission, I shall make a statement about the report of the review of party funding by Sir Hayden Phillips entitled "Strengthening Democracy: Fair and Sustainable Funding of Political...

      Higher Education

      201 speeches

      I beg to move, That this House do now adjourn. I am pleased to have this opportunity today for what I hope will be an informed debate about widening participation in higher education, which is...

  • Petitions

    • Television Reception

      1 speech

      I wish to present a public petition to the House of Commons, organised by a most excellent campaigner in my constituency, Mrs. Carol Childs. Normally, the Parliament channel would be able to beam...

    • Fire Appliances (Cheadle)

      1 speech

      My first petition relates to the question of the fire station and engine in Cheadle in my constituency. It is supported by no fewer than 1,897 signatures and it states: To the Honourable the...

      Post Office Closures

      1 speech

      My second petition relates to the proposed or feared closure of post offices in the rural area of my constituency and is supported by more than 1,000 signatories. One is a lady aged 101 whose...

      Moneystone Quarry

      1 speech

      My third petition relates to a very important issue surrounding Moneystone quarry. It is supported by almost 700 letters of objection to Staffordshire county council. It states: To the Honourable...

      Noise Pollution

      1 speech

      I present this petition on behalf of the residents of Port Solent, which is in my constituency and adjacent to the M27. The motorway is heavily congested and due to be widened by means of...

  • Channel 4

    6 speeches

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

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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