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Orders of the Day — European Assembly Elections Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 7th July 1977.

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Photo of Dr David Owen Dr David Owen , Plymouth, Devonport 12:00 am, 7th July 1977

The right hon. Member for Penrith and The Border (Mr. Whitelaw) has huffed and puffed but essentially he has supported the principle of a Bill for direct elections, which I also believe the House should support—