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Local Government Finance Bill (Allocation of Time)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:26 pm on 26th January 1987.

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Photo of Mr Terry Davis Mr Terry Davis , Birmingham, Hodge Hill 5:26 pm, 26th January 1987

I would have more respect for the time-wasting remarks of the hon. Member for Ealing, North (Mr. Greenway) if he had spent more time in the Chamber during our consideration of the Bill.

The arguments employed by the Leader of the House will not wash. It is not true that there has been a filibuster during the Bill's Committee stage. If there had been, my collegues from Birmingham and I would have—