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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:51 pm on 23rd October 2019.

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Photo of Luciana Berger Luciana Berger Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Health and Social Care) 5:51 pm, 23rd October 2019

Forgive me, but I only have 18 seconds, so I will not give way.

We should be addressing all that as a nation, and how we keep people well was missing from the Queen’s Speech. Other people have talked about prevention, and the lack of focus on public health in the Queen’s Speech is pitiful. We could be doing so much more, and I urge the Minister to refer to that in his response.