Results 141–160 of 1297 for speaker:Brian H Donohoe

Prayers: Railway Regulation (25 Mar 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: Can the hon. Gentleman tell us when he will confirm that there is a problem?

Prayers: Railway Regulation (25 Mar 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: rose—

Prayers: Railway Regulation (25 Mar 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: Why did a previous Chairman of the Select Committee call railway privatisation a poll tax on wheels?

Orders of the Day — Schedule 5: Reserved Matters (31 Mar 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: I welcome the opportunity to speak in this debate, particularly on the provision of railway services. I shall speak to amendments Nos. 208 to 211. The purpose of the amendments is simple: to allow the Scottish Parliament to achieve an integrated transport strategy throughout Scotland. As hon. Members from Scotland know, that is even more important in Scotland than it is in other parts of the...

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: NHS Trusts (21 Apr 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: How will the saving of £100 million affect waiting lists in our hospitals in Scotland?

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Business Support (23 Jun 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: The Minister will be aware of today's announcement of 250 job losses at Volvo bus in Irvine. He may not be aware that, last week, 40 redundancies were announced at Phoenix Cables and that, next week, there may be 600 job losses at Digital in Irvine. Can he give us some indication of what should be done in the Irvine area? Does he remember that when the previous Administration wound up the...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (4 Nov 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: If he will list his official engagements for Wednesday 4 November.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (4 Nov 1998)

Brian H Donohoe: Although I welcome the commitment given by the Chancellor of the Exchequer in his statement yesterday to increased investment in key areas of our economy, may I put a specific question to my right hon. Friend? Can he give a specific date for the signing of the contract for the new air traffic control centre in Scotland?

Orders of the Day — Water Fluoridation (1 Feb 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: At what age do people realise the benefits of adding fluoride to the water supply?

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (3 Feb 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: I am sure that my right hon. Friend will be aware of Volvo's announcement last week on closing its factory in my constituency, with the loss of 450 jobs. Realising the impact that that will have on my constituency and the surrounding area in Ayrshire, he will be pleased to know of the effect of the intervention of a Minister. May I put on record my thanks for the work that has been undertaken...

Maritime and Coastguard Agency (17 Mar 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: As a member of the Transport Sub-Committee, I welcome the opportunity to speak. I shall be brief, because I know that a number of my hon. Friends with constituency interests also wish to speak; but I want to make a number of points. Having been a member of the Committee under the last Administration, and having been party to its full examination of the coastguard service—which reached...

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: New College, Kilwinning (23 Mar 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: When he plans to conclude the contract for the new college in Kilwinning. [76308]

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: New College, Kilwinning (23 Mar 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: That is excellent news. Does my right hon. Friend agree that access is one of the biggest problems in higher education, particularly for the handicapped and the disabled? Is my right hon. Friend aware that, by virtue of the Scottish National party's policies, people are likely to be deprived of access to higher education in north Ayrshire, and the building of the new college in Kilwinning...

Points of Order (17 May 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: On a point of order, Madam Speaker. I have written to you in connection with the matter that I am about to raise. It concerns the role of Members of the Scottish Parliament in matters that are reserved in this House. Is it possible for you to have an early meeting with your counterpart in the Scottish Parliament to resolve what will become—if not nipped in the bud—a possible problem?

Eurostar Services (19 May 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: I shall be brief. My hon. Friend the Member for West Bromwich, East (Mr. Snape) said that the Select Committee on the Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs had used strong language in its conclusions. By contrast, I would say that our language was moderate under the circumstances. To say that we were badly let down is to be extremely moderate. Scotland has been totally conned given what...

Boundary Walls (Scotland) (19 May 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: I am grateful to be given the opportunity to speak on this subject. The situation started with a dispute between Mr. Thom and his neighbour, Mrs. Hetherington, who are both constituents of mine, concerning the single brick boundary wall between their respective properties. I have represented Mr. Thom for many years, and the case was raised on the Adjournment on 13 March 1996. The case went...

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Closed Circuit Television (25 May 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: If he will make a statement on the Government's policy on CCTV as a method of crime prevention. [84128]

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Closed Circuit Television (25 May 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: I thank my hon. Friend for that answer. He will know of my interest in the subject, because Irvine and Kilwinning in my constituency are without CCTV. I wrote to my hon. Friend the Member for Central Fife (Mr. McLeish), who was then the relevant Minister, and received a reply at the end of last month suggesting that there would be a new competition for an additional £13 million. When will...

Oral Answers to Questions — Cabinet Office: Correspondence (23 Jun 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: Would my hon. Friend agree that it would be better if Departments, or his fellow Ministers, were instructed not to answer letters from Members of the Scottish Parliament on issues that involve a reserved power?

Estimates Day: Aviation Safety (16 Dec 1999)

Brian H Donohoe: The hon. Member for North Wiltshire (Mr. Gray) dealt with some matters on which I want to concentrate. However, given the situation, of which he is aware, my speech may have a slightly different slant. I was pleased to hear what my hon. Friend the Member for Crewe and Nantwich (Mrs. Dunwoody) said. With her usual penetrating insight, she focused attention on a significant area of the debate...


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