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Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 3:22 pm on 6th July 2016.

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Photo of Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe Labour 3:22 pm, 6th July 2016

My Lords, this issue relates not just to the education of children but to the conduct of adults in this country. Is it not an issue of values? One can go to other continental countries and see no rubbish whatever, yet in the UK one can find it strewn all over the place. As the most reverend Primate the Archbishop of Canterbury said yesterday, is it not high time that we started a major debate about fundamental values and the need to accept personal responsibility in all areas?