Orders of the Day — Finance Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th November 1964.

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Photo of Mr Patrick Duffy Mr Patrick Duffy , Colne Valley 12:00 am, 24th November 1964

If it is out of order I withdraw it, and say that the right hon. Member for Barnet was even more tendentious today than he was said to be by my hon. Friend the Member for Penistone a fortnight ago. It is not good enough for the right hon. Gentleman, who filled the position which he filled until recently, to take a position in the City and then accuse hon. Members on this side of the House of not having sufficient regard for the mechanism of the City and its confidence. It is not good enough, without at the same time declaring his interest, to talk as if we did not care for the City. Of course we do. It is because we know what happens in the City that we knew of his appointment and we expected him to declare his interest, and he did not