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Part of Debate on the Address – in the House of Commons at 12:12 pm on 16th October 2019.

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Photo of Emma Hardy Emma Hardy Labour, Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle 12:12 pm, 16th October 2019

My hon. Friend is making such an incredible speech—[Laugher.] School uniform grants are available in Wales, which has a Labour Government, in Scotland, under the SNP, and in Northern Ireland; England is the only part of the United Kingdom that does not give school uniform grants. Does my hon. Friend agree that that is because this Government do not seem to count or value the children who might possibly need a grant?