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Written Answers — Department for Education: Children: Food Poverty (7 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether her Department is taking steps to ensure that children in receipt of free school meals do not go hungry over the Christmas period.

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (6 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, whether he has issued a directive to the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea to use some of its financial reserves to buy available residential accommodation for those made homeless by the Grenfell fire.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Syria: Turkey (4 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has received on Turkey's involvement in the funding of Salafist anti-government forces in Syria.

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: High-rise Buildings: Disabled People (4 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: What steps his Department is taking to ensure that disabled people are not housed on the upper floors of high-rise buildings.

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: High-rise Buildings: Disabled People (4 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: The Minister will be aware that several disabled people were housed on the upper floors of Grenfell Tower at the time of the fire earlier this year. One disabled woman, whose name was Flora, would certainly not have survived had it not been for the heroics of her son, who carried her to safety from the 24th floor. Can the Minister assure the House that the Grenfell inquiry will consider...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Dogs: Imports (1 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps he is taking to reduce the number of dogs being brought illegally into the UK.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Air Pollution: Greater London (1 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessments (a) his Department and (b) Public Health England have made of air quality in the area of the Lancaster Estate, North Kensington, London, since the fire at Grenfell Tower; and in what ways the results of those assessments have been communicated to local residents.

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Grenfell Tower: Fires (1 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, whether his Department has provided financial or material assistance to the Kids on the Green community group for the children affected by the Grenfell Tower fire.

Written Answers — Department of Health: Grenfell Tower: Fires (1 Dec 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent assessment he has made of the psychological effect of the Grenfell tower fire on survivors.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Turkey: Freedom of Expression (30 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will make representations to his Turkish counterpart on upholding freedom of speech in that country.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Syria: Turkey (30 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to his Turkish counterpart on that country's occupation and bombing of the Kurdish border regions of Northern Syria.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Turkey: Arms Trade (30 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussion he has had with Cabinet colleagues on UK arms exports to Turkey.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Pet Travel Scheme: Dogs (30 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions his Department has had with relevant authorities in (a) Lithuania, (b) Hungary, (c) Poland and (d) Romania on abuse of the Pet Travel Scheme and illegal importation of puppies into Great Britain.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Turkey: Politics and Government (28 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will condemn the Turkish Government for imprisoning almost 100 elected representatives and more than 5,000 activists from the Peoples' Democratic Party.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Syria: Kurds (28 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps he plans to take help ensure that Kurdish authorities in northern Syria can participate in future peace talks.

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (28 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: I was delighted when the Financial Conduct Authority extended its compensation scheme to cover debt management companies, but will the Chancellor tell the House whether he has had any discussions with the FCA about backdating the compensation scheme to cover the victims of Compass Debt Counsellors? They lost £5.5 million when it was purloined by Compass Debt Counsellors before it went...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Funerals: Costs (27 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what progress he has made with respect to paragraph 17 of the Second Special Report of Session 2016-17 of the Work and Pensions Committee, Support for the bereaved: Government response to the Committee’s Ninth Report of Session 2015-16, HC230.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Funerals: Scotland (27 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what progress has he made with respect to paragraph 18 of the Second Special Report of Session 2016-17 of the Work and Pensions Committee, Support for the bereaved: Government response to the Committee’s Ninth Report of Session 2015-16, HC230.

Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) (23 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: I am delighted that the Secretary of State says there will be a renaissance in house building. Can we therefore look forward to an announcement of a renaissance in council house building? Does he accept that the cost of building council houses is in large measure covered by the income generated from the rental stream? It is basically a free hit, so why will he not admit that it is important...

Budget Resolutions - Income Tax (Charge) (23 Nov 2017)

Chris Williamson: The Secretary of State is being generous in giving way. Can he give us an indication of how many additional council houses will be built as a consequence of the lifting of the debt cap to the proposed level? I do not think it is very many—fewer than 10,000.


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