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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 7:05 pm on 11th March 2020.

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Photo of Liz Twist Liz Twist Opposition Whip (Commons) 7:05 pm, 11th March 2020

First, I thank Mr Speaker, his team and the House authorities for ensuring that this statement is signed. A concern has been raised by Action on Hearing Loss and others about the lack of information in British sign language.

This afternoon, my office was contacted by a constituent whose mother is in a care home that has been closed to visitors for what is described as “the foreseeable future”. Will guidance be issued to residential care homes to ensure that the proper arrangements are made for access to residents?