Results 1–20 of 31 for speaker:Mr Meredith Titterington

Orders of the Day — Polish Resettlement Bill (12 Feb 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: May I support the excellent observations which were made by the Minister in introducing the Bill? It is one of the finest expressions of internationalism that has been made on behalf of His Majesty's Government. For that reason, the Bill should commend itself to a large number of Members. I am also deeply thankful to him for his observations in regard to the policy behind the Bill, which he...

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce: Fuel Allocations (6 Mar 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: In view of my right hon. and learned Friend's assurance, can I receive from him the encouragement that in his investigations he will look at the wool textile industry, having regard to their technical and geographical position, who are users of electricity and coal supplies, and who play a very important part in our export trade?

Oral Answers to Questions — Public Health: Rag Flock (20 Mar 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: asked the Minister of Health whether he proposes to implement the recommendations of the Inter-Departmental Committee on the Rag Flocks Act as contained in Cmd. 6866.

Oral Answers to Questions — Public Health: Rag Flock (20 Mar 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Does the Parliamentary Secretary think that he or his Department are sufficiently sensitive to the fact that the Inter-Departmental Committee on the Rag Flocks Act made 40 recommendations referring to manufacture, storage and the use of rag flock and other fillings? Is he aware that those recommendations arose out of the alleged infectious, contagious and distressing afflictions to which...

Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Aviation: Yorkshire (16 Apr 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Can the Parliamentary Secretary say whether there are any prospects that the Yeadon airport can be made into an all-weather airport?

Industrial Coal Allocation (1 May 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Would the right hon. and learned Gentleman indicate whether this includes the wool textile industry?

Oral Answers to Questions — Overseas Visitors (Entry Procedure) (31 Jul 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Can my right hon. Friend tell me whether, having regard to Press comments on this matter, he will work in conjunction with the Ministry of Education in future?

Orders of the Day — State of the Nation (7 Aug 1947)

Mr Meredith Titterington: I want to congratulate the Chancellor of the Exchequer on the very fine statement he made, and to take up the points he has suggested to us. I want also to offer some constructive and, if necessary, critical comments upon his observations. While my speech may appear to be special pleading, it is nevertheless stating the case for a cooperative effort from the wool textile industry. The wool...

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce: Development Councils (29 Jan 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Is the right hon. Gentleman taking steps to secure the considered opinion of the organisations representative of employers and employees in all the industries to which the Question refers, irrespective of the working party report which has been issued?

Geneva Tariff Agreement (29 Jan 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: The hon. Member has asked a very far-reaching question, and it is open to him to make his contribution to the Debate. So far as I am concerned, there is no barrier of race or clime to the textile trade. The textile trade does not carry with it any warlike activity and it is not contrary to international relationships. I am talking in Yorkshire phraseology. Had time, opportunity and courtesy...

Orders of the Day — Representation of the People Bill (16 Feb 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: I was more than entertained by the interesting contribution of the right hon. Member for Woodford (Mr. Churchill), particularly when he discussed the question of one vote, one value. I do not want to cover the ground which has already been covered by some of my more distinguished colleagues, but to take a simple view of this question. The right hon. Gentleman said that if there was to be one...

Orders of the Day — Representation of the People Bill (16 Feb 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Before the right hon. Gentleman leaves that point will he address himself to this particular statement of the "value" which he keeps repeating. What is the standard of this "value"? How is this equation to be measured and what is its formula?

Pottery Industry (Development Council) (14 Sep 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: May I venture, in the limited time at my disposal—

Pottery Industry (Development Council) (14 Sep 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: I understood that we were limited to half an hour's Debate on the matter under review.

Pottery Industry (Development Council) (14 Sep 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: I did not propose making a lengthy speech, but now that we are free—

Pottery Industry (Development Council) (14 Sep 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: You know, Mr. Deputy-Speaker, that I do not require your admonition on that particular point because all I propose to do is to submit some corroborative evidence in the form of a series of observations in support of my hon. Friend the Member for Burslem (Mr. Edward Davies), and I propose to limit myself to two or three minutes in putting them forward. I want to refer to the wool textile...

Orders of the Day — Far Eastern Trade (4 Nov 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Is not my hon. Friend aware that when General MacArthur sought to inculcate Western ideas of trade union, cooperative and general organisation, a gentleman named Mark Star, who was the education officer for the National Organisation of Garment Workers in America, was invited to undertake that work? When I was in Tokyo in 1946, he reassured me that he was undertaking the job in a manner...

Orders of the Day — Far Eastern Trade (4 Nov 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: Will my hon. Friend make some observations on woollens and worsteds, as distinct from cotton?

Orders of the Day — Wireless Telegraphy Bill (10 Nov 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: I am sure that the Postmaster-General will be in a position to rebut the arguments of the hon. Member who represents the Abbey Division of Westminster (Sir H. Webbe), and I am sure that my right hon. Friend will reassure the House that there has been a thorough and competent inquiry made into this matter. The observations of the hon. Member for Bucklow (Mr. W. Shepherd) interested me also....

Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Colleges of Technology (11 Nov 1948)

Mr Meredith Titterington: asked the Minister of Education whether it is his intention to implement, without any further delay, the recommendation of the Percy Committee, supported by the Barlow Committee, over three years ago that there should be a selected number of colleges of technology in which there should be developed technological courses comparable with those of university courses; and whether university...


1 2 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.