Adjournment (Christmas)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:11 pm on 19th December 1990.

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Photo of Paul Flynn Paul Flynn , Newport West 6:11 pm, 19th December 1990

As the other Member who has the honour to represent the town of Newport, I congratulate my hon. Friend on initiating this debate. Does he think that the excuse that has been given in the past for not allowing Newport the status of a city is likely to be repeated? Does he accept the excuse that it must be tied to a certain royal occasion?