Mr Ken Lomas

Former MP for Huddersfield West

Recent appearances

  • Orders of the Day — Finance Bill: Charge of Income Tax for 1978–79 8 May 1978

    There is an Early-Day Motion drawing attention to the need to increase the death grant. In my constituency, the cost of a funeral is given by the funeral directors as between £200 and £250. It seems incumbent upon the Government rapidly to increase the death grant. It is useless at the moment, especially for elderly people who need help. I hope that the Government will take a sympathetic...
  • Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation: Amendment of the Law 11 Apr 1978

    I hope that the hon. Member for Chichester (Mr. Nelson) will forgive me if I do not discuss much of what he has said. I have limited myself to a maximum of 12 minutes and I shall try to confine my remarks to that time. As one who is not seeking re-election, I find it possible to look at Budgets with a different and detached view from those who will be facing the hustings in six, 12 or even...
  • Orders of the Day — Scotland Bill 22 Feb 1978

    I have not taken part in the debates on devolution and have not voted at any stage because the Bill is wrong, misguided and ill-conceived. It is a non-sense that we should reach a point where the House is faced with the in-built fact that 40 per cent. of the Scottish electorate must decide. Why do we not pass the Bill and see whether 40 per cent. of the Scottish electorate want this business?...

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Former MP for Huddersfield West

Entered the House of Commons on 15 October 1964 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 7 April 1979 — General election

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