Results 1–20 of 634 for speaker:Mark Menzies

Delegated Legislation: Rail Services: Southend (6 Dec 2016)

Mark Menzies: I am here in my capacity as a member of the Transport Committee. My hon. Friend has raised this matter on many occasions, and I want to share what he says in this Adjournment debate with members of the Committee and see whether we can look at it and help him.

Written Answers — Department of Health: Fracking: Health Hazards (5 Dec 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what his Department's assessment is of the potential implications of drilling for shale gas for the health of residents living in close proximity to shale gas well sites.

Written Answers — Department of Health: Fracking: Health Hazards (5 Dec 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the Director of Public Health for Lancashire's report, published on 6 November 2014, into the Potential Public Health Impacts of the Proposed Shale Gas Exploration Sites in Lancashire, how many of the 61 recommendations in that report his Department has acted on; and which of those recommendations have not been acted on by his...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Fracking: Health Hazards (5 Dec 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the Public Health England report entitled Review of the Potential Public Health Impacts of Exposures to Chemical and Radioactive Pollutants as a Result of the Shale Gas Extraction Process, published in January 2014, how many of the recommendations made in that report his Department has acted on; and which recommendations have not...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Fracking: Health Hazards (5 Dec 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he has taken to estimate the number of residents living in close proximity to Cuadrilla Resources' shale gas well at Preston New Road who have pre-existing health conditions potentially susceptible to aggravation by drilling for shale gas.

Written Answers — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: BBC: Video on Demand (30 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans her Department has to enable the BBC to introduce subscription charges for viewing content on its iPlayer outside the UK.

Prime Minister: Engagements (30 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: I welcome last week’s autumn statement announcement of 556 million for infrastructure in the north of England, but despite that and years of hard work, the M55 Lytham St Annes link road is still not assured. Will my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister do everything she can to ensure that this vital local project for jobs and employment in my constituency is delivered without...

Commonwealth Development Corporation Bill (29 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: An example of that was the event that I and the Minister of State, Department for International Development, my hon. Friend the Member for Penrith and The Border (Rory Stewart) went to last week with His Royal Highness the ambassador of Saudi Arabia. DFID is working with wealthy donor countries in order to unlock enormous potential across the middle east. If not for the leadership shown by...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fracking: Lancashire (28 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he has taken to undertake baseline monitoring of the health of residents living in close proximity to Cuadrilla Resources' shale gas well site at Preston New Road.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fracking: Lancashire (28 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he has taken to institute baseline monitoring sites for air quality in residential areas in close proximity to Cuadrilla Resources' shale gas well site at Preston New Road.

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Fracking: Lancashire (24 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, with reference to his decision to reopen the planning inquiry into the highways safety aspects of Cuadrilla Resources' appeal against Lancashire County Council's decision to refuse planning permission to build shale gas wells at its Roseacre Wood site, whether the analysis supporting his decision differs from that of the...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Planning Permission (24 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how many times the power he has under section 17(7) of the Town and Country Planning (Inquiries Procedure) (England) Rules 2000/1624 to reopen a planning inquiry has been exercised by him and his predecessors to allow an appellant to adduce further evidence in their favour since the introduction of those rules.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Occupational Pensions (24 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reason provisions on the long service cap within the Pensions Act 2014 have not yet come into force.

Disability Equality Training (Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle Drivers) Bill (18 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: Does the hon. Gentleman agree that it is important for each and every one of us in the House to raise this issue with our local authority and through columns in our local newspapers, to ensure that no one can use ignorance as a defence for refusing services to blind and disabled people?

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Airports: North West (17 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the economic implications of the recent announcement on airport capacity for the North West.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices (15 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much the Government plans to spend on apprenticeships in the 2017-18 academic year.

International Trade: Topical Questions (3 Nov 2016)

Mark Menzies: Yesterday I welcomed to Parliament a group of business leaders from Mendoza in Argentina. They want to increase our exports exponentially, which currently stand at 0.1%. Will the Minister assure me that everything will be done when we leave the EU to improve our trade relations with Latin America?

Public Bill Committee: Digital Economy Bill: Direct marketing code (27 Oct 2016)

Mark Menzies: If I may briefly comment with regard to the direct marketing code of practice, I first welcome wholeheartedly the Minister’s desire to accept the terms of new clause 34, proposed by the hon. Member for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk. This is a blight for all our constituents, regardless of which side of the House we sit on. On the marketing code, I urge the Minister to take on board...

Public Bill Committee: Digital Economy Bill: TV licence fee concessions by reference to age (27 Oct 2016)

Mark Menzies: The other reason that I oppose new clause 38 is that the BBC, under the settlement, has a clear commitment to original content. Conservative Members should be reassured, as should older people listening and reading about the debate and the Government’s measure. The money does not come from a money tree and would have to be found from somewhere, and it would be found from taxpayers,...


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