It was lovely to hear from so many hon. Members. It was interesting to hear the reflections of my hon. Friend Victoria Prentis about the winter of 2015-16. We also heard about trouble at t’mill from my hon. Friend James Cartlidge. My hon. Friend Peter Heaton-Jones was quite rightly envious of Somerset. It was also nice to hear my hon. Friend Kevin Foster forgo his customary forensic analysis in the case of this Bill.
I am grateful to everybody for their support, and I look forward to this level of consensus continuing as the Bill moves forward to its Committee stage.
Question put and agreed to.
Bill accordingly read a Second time; to stand committed to a Public Bill Committee (