Thursday, 8 February 2018
The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport was asked—
What steps he is taking with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to encourage sporting venues to recycle plastic containers.
What discussions he has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on publishing the Government’s assessment of the effect on the public purse of a reduction in the maximum fixed-odds betting...
What steps his Department is taking to improve broadband and mobile phone coverage in rural areas.
What steps his Department is taking to improve access to the mobile web.
What steps his Department is taking to support tourism across the UK.
What steps he plans to take to maintain the level of funding for the film industry after the UK leaves the EU.
What steps he is taking to support the museums sector.
What progress his Department is making on developing the Government's internet safety strategy.
What steps his Department is taking to improve digital infrastructure.
What steps his Department is taking to tackle problem gambling.
What steps his Department is taking to promote equal pay for women in television, film and radio.
What assessment he has made of the effect of the UK leaving the EU on the recruitment and retention of skilled workers in the computer games industry.
What recent discussions he has had with Channel 4 on its potential relocation outside London; and if he will make a statement. Thank you for reaching me.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
The Attorney General was asked—
What recent discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the potential effect of the UK leaving the EU on the operation of the European arrest warrant.
What steps the CPS is taking to increase the rate of prosecution for cases involving the exploitation of vulnerable people by gangs that traffic drugs across the country.
What steps the CPS is taking to increase the rate of prosecution for crimes against older people.
What steps the CPS is taking to strengthen global co-operation in prosecuting human trafficking and modern slavery.
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: Telecommunications Infrastructure (Relief from...
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if she will make a statement on executive pay and cash reserves held at Motability.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs why he has allowed Her Majesty’s Governor of Bermuda to assent to a Bill that will abolish same-sex...
Will the Leader of the House please give us the forthcoming business?
I am pleased to announce the publication today of the report on an independent complaints and grievance policy. In this week of celebrating 100 years of women’s suffrage, it is right that...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I wish to make a statement on the independent review of Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust, which was conducted for NHS Improvement by Dr Bill Kirkup and published...
With permission, Mr Speaker, I will make a statement following the Opposition day debate on state pension age. The decision to equalise the state pension age for men and women dates back to 1995...
Select Committee statement
Select Committee statement
I beg to move, That this House recognises the vital importance of community-based banking; believes that national banks have a responsibility to their customers; is concerned about the effect of...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Amanda Milling.)
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