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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:44 pm on 27th January 1981.

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Photo of Mr George Thomas Mr George Thomas , Cardiff West 6:44 pm, 27th January 1981

The hon. Gentleman will know that I am aware of the hon. Member to whom he is referring, because he indicated his intention to do so to me privately. He was in the Chamber when I returned to the Chair at 5.50 pm. I did not call him until very near the end of the debate. I think that he was the last but one to be called. I am aware that if hon. Members sit throughout the debate it is a frustrating experience not to be called, especially on a major occasion. I shall take note of what the hon. Gentleman said.