Public Order

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:49 pm on 8th June 2020.

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Photo of Kerry McCarthy Kerry McCarthy Shadow Minister (Transport) 4:49 pm, 8th June 2020

As a Bristol MP, I want to commend the police for how they handled things yesterday; it was a very difficult situation for them. Does the Home Secretary agree that we need to look at the underlying reasons for people going out on the streets to protest yesterday, and accept that austerity, covid-19 and many other issues are factors behind that?