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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 2:23 pm on 24th March 2020.

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Photo of Liz Twist Liz Twist Opposition Whip (Commons) 2:23 pm, 24th March 2020

Following on the volunteering theme, I know that the Government have already made arrangements for schools and given advice that volunteers may still go in for certain purposes. Will the Secretary of State expand that to cover organisations such as Samaritans, which uses volunteers to travel to call rooms? Will he make it clear that it is acceptable for volunteers to do that?