On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Following a report made on
In addition, I should, on reflection, have declared an interest when I submitted a written question to the Transport Secretary on
I have sought to co-operate with the Commissioner for Standards throughout this inquiry. I have never made any secret of how close HS2 was running to my then property in North West Leicestershire. That in no way clouded my view of the HS2 project, which I opposed before the route was announced, during my interest and afterwards. I thank you for the opportunity to put this all on the record, and I apologise to the House profusely for any omissions I may have made.
I thank the hon. Gentleman for what he has said.