Former MP, Leeds West
I confess I find it a little difficult to follow the argument of the hon. Member for Cheltenham (Mr. Lipson) in defence of independent representation in this House. One might agree that independent representation has its merits, but it does not seem to me necessarily to follow from that that one is committed to the view that the best way to secure that independent representation is by...
Does the hon. Member regard it not as privilege, but as a right that the universities should have representation in this House?
I very much welcome the opportunity of participating in this Debate, and as I know that there are still quite a number of Members who wish to speak, I propose to cut out all unnecessary preliminaries and come at once to the few points I want to make. That, I think, is a good rule to adopt in this House, and I would like to see it more generally followed, especially by those who sit on the...
Former MP for Leeds West
Entered the House of Commons on 6 December 1923 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 30 May 1949 — Died
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