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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:56 pm on 7th September 2016.

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Photo of Peter Dowd Peter Dowd Labour, Bootle 6:56 pm, 7th September 2016

I completely take on board my hon. Friend’s point. Does he agree that, by all means let us have vanity projects, but let us have them when we have done the bread-and-butter stuff? In my constituency, we have got £10 million for a major link to the port and railway, but meanwhile tens of millions of pounds are being spent on these vanity projects.