Mr Harold Smith

Former MP for Liverpool Wavertree

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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

  • Orders of the Day — Private Business. 13 Mar 1923

    Thirteen years ago I made my maiden speech in this House on behalf of a Warrington Corporation Bill. History has been repeating itself in that my hon. and gallant Friend the Member for Warrington has made his maiden speech on a similar subject I am sure that the House will congratulate him on the ability with which he presented what, in my opinion, is a very strong case. Those of us who are...
  • Orders of the Day — Private Business. 13 Mar 1923

    And Wales. We are going to Wales.
  • Orders of the Day — Private Business. 13 Mar 1923

    I will not quarrel with the right hon. Gentleman as to whether we are going to the moorlands or to a beautiful valley. We are going to a part of Wales which is the nearest to the district to be served that we can possibly find. That is just over the borderland of Cheshire. The right hon. Gentleman further said we have 15 years in front of us. But this is not a recent idea. The scheme has been...

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Former MP for Liverpool Wavertree

Entered the House of Commons on 3 December 1910 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 16 November 1923 — General election

Also represented Warrington

Future MPs in this constituency

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