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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:41 pm on 8th January 2019.

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Photo of Rebecca Pow Rebecca Pow Conservative, Taunton Deane 1:41 pm, 8th January 2019

Will my right hon. Friend assure the House that he is in consultation with not only Dover and Calais but other ports about what would happen in the event of no deal, which I sincerely hope will not happen? The way to avoid no deal, of course, is to vote for the deal. In Taunton Deane, many businesses, lots of them small, rely on exporting and ferries. They must not be hampered and we must act responsibly to give them assurances.