Part of Orders of the Day — King's Speech – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 29th October 1947.
Alert me about debates like this
I merely wish the right hon. Gentleman—which is customary in this House—to quote his authority. Why should I make the right hon. Gentleman's speech for him? Let the right hon. Gentleman give his quotation.
Making it easy to keep an eye on the UK’s parliaments. Discover who represents you, how they’ve voted and what they’ve said in debates – simply and clearly.
Get insights on TheyWorkForYou and other mySociety sites, in our popular newsletter
Your donations keep this site and others like it running
mySociety Limited is a project of UK Citizens Online Democracy, a registered charity in England and Wales. For full details visit mysociety.org.