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Part of Debate on the Address – in the House of Commons at 1:57 pm on 16th October 2019.

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Photo of Richard Graham Richard Graham Conservative, Gloucester 1:57 pm, 16th October 2019

As a former civil servant from a family of teachers, I strongly agree with the hon. Lady about the vital importance of really good public services and the funding for them. Does she agree that the extra funding for the police, education and the NHS is really important, and that, despite cuts in local government funding, places such as Gloucester City Council have achieved extraordinary things by doubling the number of play areas over the past decade?