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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 10:37 am on 28th February 2019.

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Photo of Ruth Smeeth Ruth Smeeth Labour, Stoke-on-Trent North 10:37 am, 28th February 2019

Gordon Banks’s funeral will take place on Monday, and lots of people will be lining the streets. My constituents find it upsetting that he never got his knighthood. May we have a debate in Government time about honouring our heroes in their lifetimes rather than after they have departed?