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Opposition Day — (Un-allotted Day): Jobs and Growth (12 Oct 2011)

Alistair Darling: I will gain another minute by giving way to the hon. Gentleman, so I will do so.

Opposition Day — (Un-allotted Day): Jobs and Growth (12 Oct 2011)

Alistair Darling: I have always made my position clear. One of the big achievements of April’s G20 meeting, led by the then Prime Minister my right hon. Friend the Member for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath (Mr Brown), was to get countries to sign up to an increase in IMF funding. That has always been my position, and I am not going to depart from it because I believe that the IMF has a central role to play....

Opposition Day — (Un-allotted Day): Jobs and Growth (12 Oct 2011)

Alistair Darling: I will not, because it will count against me if I give way again. I hope that the Chancellor will produce measures to deal with the situation. He may wish to embark on infrastructure projects, although in my experience that is much easier said than done, and the interval between making a plan and putting a shovel into the ground can be a long one. Some of the road schemes that the Chancellor...

Previous Business – Lords: Select Committee (11 Oct 2011)

Draft Financial Services Bill Joint Committee. 3:30 pm; Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (3.45pm) Rt Hon Alistair Darling MP, former Chancellor of the Exchequer (2007-10); and (4.45pm) Professor Charles Goodhart CBE, Professor Emeritus of Banking and Finance, London School of Economics; Professor Eilis Ferran, Professor of Companies and Securities Law, Cambridge University; and Professor John Kay, Economist.

Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (11 Oct 2011)

Draft Financial Services Bill Joint Committee. 3:30 pm; Room 3, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (i) Rt Hon Alistair Darling MP, former Chancellor of the Exchequer (2007-10); and (ii) Professor Charles Goodhart CBE, Professor Emeritus of Banking and Finance, London School of Economics; Professor Eilis Ferran, Professor of Companies and Securities Law, Cambridge University; and and Professor John Kay, Visiting Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and a Fellow of St...

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Eurozone (10 Oct 2011)

Alistair Darling: I am glad that the Chancellor now realises that the policy of quantitative easing was, in fact, a good one and did help get our economy growing. Can he tell us how he plans to ensure that the additional £75 billion gets out of the bank vaults and on to the high street? He has mentioned the credit support scheme, on which we have not yet got some details, but I am sure that he would agree...

Written Answers — Defence: Military Bases (3 Oct 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) when the (a) Dreghorn and (b) Redford Barracks will close; (2) which buildings at (a) Dreghorn and (b) Redford Barracks are listed buildings; (3) when he expects the development of a new barracks at the Kirkliston Airfield to begin.

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Independent Banking Commission Report (12 Sep 2011)

Alistair Darling: I am grateful to the Chancellor for plugging my book, but when he gets a chance to read it, I think that he will see that political parties on both sides of the House went along with the culture that led to some of the problems we had to deal with and that some of the shrillest voices calling for light-touch regulation were those of Members now sitting on the Treasury Bench. Will he tell us a...

Written Answers — Home Department: Identity and Passport Service: Correspondence (12 Jul 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the target time is for responding to letters from hon. Members to the Identity and Passport Service; and if she will make a statement.

Written Answers — Home Department: Identity and Passport Service: Correspondence (12 Jul 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department when the chief executive of the Identity and Passport Service plans to reply to the letters from the right hon. Member for Edinburgh South West of (a) 25 February, (b) 20 April, (c) 20 May and (d) 17 June 2011.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Afghanistan (6 Jul 2011)

Alistair Darling: May I join the Prime Minister in expressing my condolences to the family of Scott McLaren, who was killed in such tragic circumstances earlier this week? He came from Edinburgh. His loss of life is a reminder to us of the sacrifice being made in Afghanistan by so many young people from this country. When the Prime Minister spoke of drawing down troop levels next year, I think I am right in...

Written Answers — Treasury: Financial Policy Committee (20 Jun 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what the conclusions were of the informal meeting of the Financial Policy Committee of the Bank of England held in May 2011; and if he will make a statement; (2) what the schedule of meetings is of the Financial Policy Committee of the Bank of England; and if he will publish its minutes and proceedings after each meeting.

Written Answers — Treasury: Tax Yields: Financial Services (19 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what proportion of the total tax take of (a) income and (b) corporation tax was received from the financial services industry in (i) 1979-80, (ii) 1987-88, (iii) 1992-93, (iv) 1997-98, (v) 2001-02, (vi) 2006-07 and (vii) 2009-10.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Jobcentre Plus: Crimes of Violence (16 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many assaults occurred at Jobcentre Plus establishments and their predecessor benefit offices in each year from 1997 to 2010.

Written Answers — Transport: Motorways (10 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many miles there are of managed motorways that allow the use of the hard shoulder at peak times; and where they are located.

Written Answers — Transport: Rolling Stock (9 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what the average age of the train fleet was in each railway franchise in (a) 1996, (b) 2001, (c) 2007 and (d) 2010.

Written Answers — Treasury: Banks: Loans (5 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will estimate the total monetary value of loans written off by British banks in (a) 2008, (b) 2009, (c) 2010 and (d) 2011.

Written Answers — Treasury: BCCI (5 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will publish Part 2 of Lord Bingham's findings into the collapse of BCCI having redacted those parts which would identify individuals who submitted evidence in confidence.

Written Answers — Treasury: International Monetary Fund (5 May 2011)

Alistair Darling: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the monetary value is of the Government's shareholding in the International Monetary Fund; and what the value is of the shareholdings of the 30 largest shareholders.


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