Commander Robert Allan

Former MP for Paddington South

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Commander Robert Allan is a former MP for Paddington South.

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Former MP for Paddington South

Entered the House of Commons on 25 October 1951 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 10 March 1966 — General election

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Recent appearances

  • Orders of the Day — Rating Valuation (Paddington) 9 Jul 1965

    The Financial Secretary to the Treasury has sat for so long lately on the Treasury Bench that I have considerable compunction in asking him to come here on a Friday afternoon to answer this debate. However, the matter that I wish to raise is so important that I do not feel inclined to drop it, even out of consideration for the hon. and learned Gentleman who has been showing such patience...
  • Civil Estimates and Defence (Central) Estimate, 1965–66: Housing (Milner Holland Report) 22 Mar 1965

    I am sure that every hon. Member on this side of the House welcomes the last sentiments of the right hon. Member for Vauxhall (Mr. Strauss). If the Minister's new proposals are to achieve an improvement in the housing conditions of our constituents in London, then I am sure that my hon. Friends will support them, too. But I would put in a caveat. No one has yet mentioned conclusion No. 5 on...
  • Civil Estimates and Defence (Central) Estimate, 1965–66: Housing (Milner Holland Report) 22 Mar 1965

    —I think it is very necessary that we should get the thing in proper perspective. I am told that there are 700,000 private tenancies in London. This Committee, sitting for 18 months, produced only 1,589 cases of abuse. But even if we double that figure, taking an annual average of 3,000, and not by any means are all of them intimidation, that is only a half of 1 per cent. of all tenancies ...

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