Article 50

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:39 pm on 24th January 2017.

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Photo of Peter Kyle Peter Kyle Labour, Hove 12:39 pm, 24th January 2017

A moment ago, the Secretary of State reminded us that our job is to do what is in the best interest of our constituents. The city I represent has 8.5 million visitors each year, has two universities and has an economy that includes the head offices of EDF and Amex. If I do not believe that, between now and March, the guarantees offered by this Government will protect everything that is great about my city, surely the right hon. Gentleman would agree with me that I cannot support this timescale.