Miss Edith Picton-Turbervill

Former MP for The Wrekin

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11th May to 2nd June 2020

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2nd to 9th June 2020

The option of online voting was removed, and a number of MPs may have been unable to vote because they were not physically able to attend.

10th June 2020 onwards

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Milk Prices. 14 Sep 1931

    19. asked the Minister of Agriculture whether he is aware that the settlement of milk prices for the coming year between farmers and fie distributive organisations involves considerable reductions in price to the former; and whether, in view of this, he will take steps to set up an investigating committee under the Agricultural Marketing Bill with a view to the establishment of a national...
  • Orders of the Day — Consolidated Fund (Appropriation) Bill.: Women Police. 30 Jul 1931

    I wish to speak on a subject somewhat remote from that with which we have been dealing. I wish to draw the attention of the Home Secretary to the subject of the women police, the necessity for an improvement of the conditions of their work, and an extension of their useful services. I do not conceal from the House that I have a very peculiar desire to enlist the sympathy and active support of...
  • Orders of the Day — Consolidated Fund (Appropriation) Bill.: Women Police. 30 Jul 1931

    The hon. Gentleman will remember that was the recommendation of the Bridgeman report.

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Former MP for The Wrekin

Entered the House of Commons on 30 May 1929 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 7 October 1931 — General election

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