Results 461–463 of 463 for speaker:Lieut-Colonel David Mather

Orders of the Day — Public Order Bill (13 Jan 1986)

Lieut-Colonel David Mather: (Comptroller of Her Majesty's Household) rose in his place and claimed to move, That the Question be now put.

Orders of the Day — Obscene Publications Bill (3 Apr 1987)

Lieut-Colonel David Mather: What I have to say is not particularly new — it has all been said before — but I think that it bears being said once more, especially as I have been sitting here silent for so many years. I support the Bill because I think that there is too much violence on television. It is not the job of television to go as far as it feels an audience can take, pushing the frontiers ever onward. By the...

Foreign Affairs (7 Apr 1987)

Lieut-Colonel David Mather: I hope that the right hon. Member for South Down (Mr. Powell) will forgive me if I do not follow his line of argument, because I am on a slightly different tack. I think that this afternoon is an opportunity to try to look at some of the origins of the problems that we face today in foreign affairs. My right hon. and learned Friend the Foreign Secretary said that, in common with the Russians,...

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