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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:44 pm on 25th September 2019.

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Photo of David Tredinnick David Tredinnick Conservative, Bosworth 6:44 pm, 25th September 2019

Mr Speaker—[Interruption.] My voice is restored. My right hon. Friend has talked about a surrender Act, which is quite accurate. Does he recall, as I do, because I was in the House at the time, the 1989 Act introducing the community charge, which was persistently described as a poll tax by the Opposition deliberately to stoke up anger and opposition in the country?