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Amendment of the Law

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:46 pm on 19th March 2015.

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Photo of Derek Twigg Derek Twigg Labour, Halton 3:46 pm, 19th March 2015

I am grateful to my right hon. Friend for his reference to my speech and the issue of local government finance. Does he agree that the scale and viciousness of the cuts to the most deprived authorities in England beggars belief? Merseyside has suffered particularly badly.