Wednesday, 25 March 2020
The Secretary of State was asked—
What steps the Government is taking to improve transport connections between the north-east of England and Scotland.
What recent assessment he has made of the value of trade between Scotland and the rest of the UK.
When he plans to next meet the First Minister of Scotland.
What recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on the Government’s role in supporting the oil and gas industry.
What discussions he has had with the Scottish Government on co-ordinating support for people affected economically by covid-19.
I have a short statement to make about the conduct of today’s Prime Minister’s Question Time. It is exceptional and I will run it until 1 pm. It will serve as an effective...
The Prime Minister was asked—
If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 25 March.
The business for the week commencing 20 April will include the following: Monday 20 April—The House will not be sitting. Tuesday 21 April—Second reading of the Immigration and...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. I am deeply saddened to share the news that my predecessor as MP for Watford, Lord Tristan Garel-Jones, passed away yesterday. His legacy in Watford is deeply...
I beg to move, That this House has considered the emergency financial and social package needed to support people, families and business through the covid-19 outbreak. Thank you, Mr Speaker, for...
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: Contingencies Fund Act 2020 Coronavirus Act 2020.
Ordered, That: (1) the Resolution of the House of 16 January 2020 (Business of the House (Private Members’ Bills)) is amended as follows: (a) leave out “ 27 March 2020”; and...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 25), That this House, at its rising today, do adjourn until Tuesday 21 April 2020.—(James Morris.) Question agreed to.
Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—(James Morris.) House adjourned.
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