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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:16 pm on 15th May 2002.

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Photo of John Pugh John Pugh Liberal Democrat, Southport 5:16 pm, 15th May 2002

I have listened to that litany of failure. I understood the hon. Gentleman's initial point to be that, if the process had been completed earlier, it would have been done better in some ways. I have not heard him amplify that point. All those things could have happened if he had had his way, but they would have happened a lot earlier. Why should that not have been the case?