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Colonel Cyril Banks

Former MP for Pudsey

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Recent appearances

  • Middle East 16 Jul 1958

    I am grateful for the opportunity of making a contribution to this debate, for two principal reasons. The first is my attitude towards the Suez action and my resignation from the Conservative Party at that time. The second is my view of what has been said from these benches this afternoon. Having left Beirut Airport only yesterday morning, I should also like to say something about the...
  • Middle East 16 Jul 1958

    I do not mind an interruption and do not mind a little sarcasm. I have had a lot of it in the last eighteen months, and I can take it and not change my views. So far as I am concerned. I do not think that Colonel Nasser is wholly responsible. A lot has been said about nationalism. I believe that there is now a different feeling among people in the Middle East. They want to look after their...
  • Debate on the Address 5 Nov 1957

    In my maiden speech in this House I referred to a problem to which I have given sincere attention throughout the whole of my political work. In that speech I endeavoured to state how I thought we in this country could place some obstruction at least in the way of the spread of Communism over the world's surface. If any right hon. or hon. Members would care to look up what I said they would...

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Former MP for Pudsey

Entered the House of Commons on 23 February 1950 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 18 September 1959 — General election

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