TV Licences for over-75S

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:46 pm on 8th May 2019.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Paula Sherriff Paula Sherriff Shadow Minister (Mental Health and Social Care), Shadow Minister (Mental Health) 1:46 pm, 8th May 2019

The Government claim to care about loneliness, but the issue of TV licences is a significant worry for my over-75 population. It is within the Government’s gift to say that they will protect the free TV licence for over-75s. Does my hon. Friend agree that they should end their prevarication and do that today?