Results 1–20 of 156 for speaker:Ben Lake

Business of the House (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: The people of eastern Ghouta, in Syria, were subject to horrific sarin nerve agent attacks in 2013 that killed 1,700 people. Since then, around 400,000 civilians have suffered constant artillery bombardment, a blockade of food and medical aid and the blocking of medical evacuations. May I ask for a statement from the Foreign Secretary on the representations that he is making to the Syrian...

Exiting the European Union: Support for Farmers (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: The red meat sector accounts for 45% of Welsh agricultural production by value, and the EU is its nearest and biggest market. Evidence from the Welsh meat marketing board, Hybu Cig Cymru, suggests that under World Trade Organisation rules, tariffs of up to 84% could be levied on cattle carcases, 46% on lamb carcases, and 61% on cuts of lamb. Does the Minister recognise that securing...

Written Answers — Home Office: 101 Calls (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether she plans to make the non-emergency police phone number 101 free to call from landlines and mobiles.

Written Answers — Home Office: 101 Calls (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to publicise the cost to the caller of the non-emergency police telephone number 101.

Written Answers — Home Office: 101 Calls (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many calls were made to the non-emergency police phone number 101 in (a) the UK and (b) Wales in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — Home Office: 101 Calls (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what was the average duration of calls made to the non-emergency police phone number 101 in (a) the UK and (b) Wales in each of the last twelve months.

Written Answers — Home Office: 101 Calls (14 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate she has made of the cost to callers of the non-emergency police phone number 101 in (a) the UK and (b) Wales in each of the last five years.

Lotteries: Limits on Prize Values — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] (12 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Edward. I thank the hon. Member for North West Norfolk (Sir Henry Bellingham) for securing this important debate. I intend to keep my contribution quite brief, which I am sure hon. Members will be glad to hear, but I will emphasise the important work that funding from society lotteries has been able to support, and reiterate the point...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (12 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether people who moved to the UK before the Immigration Act 1971 came into force are considered to be illegal immigrants.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (12 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what guidance her Department has issued to people who have indefinite leave to remain under the Immigration Act 1971 on their citizenship status.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (12 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what guidance her Department has issued to people who have indefinite leave to remain under the Immigration Act 1971 who have lost their documentation.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (12 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people who moved legally to the UK prior to the Immigration Act 1971 have received deportation notices in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Palestinians: Foreign Relations (11 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 21 November 2017 to Question 113243 on Palestinians: foreign relations, for what reason his the term safe and secure is not used in respect of a future Palestinian state.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: International Court of Justice: Public Appointments (11 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether he has received reports on reasons for a British judge not being re-appointed to the International Court of Justice; and if he will make a statement.

Prison Reform and Safety: UK Fishing Industry (7 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: I hoped to make a wide-ranging speech about the practical and policy dangers that face the Welsh fishing industry, but instead I shall concentrate on just three issues. First, I shall set out the unique nature and structure of the Welsh commercial fishing industry. Secondly, I shall highlight some of the concerns that have been raised with me about the UK Government’s trade policies....

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Palestinians: Foreign Relations (7 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, pursuant to the 21 November 2017 to Question 113243 on Palestinians: foreign relations, what his Department’s definition is for viable and sovereign.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: International Court of Justice: Public Appointments (7 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what the implications are for his Department's policies of a British judge not sitting on the International Court of Justice.

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions (7 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: About half of the veterinary surgeons registering in the UK qualified elsewhere in the EU. Will the Secretary of State tell the House what discussions he is having with Cabinet colleagues to ensure that their vital skills continue to receive due recognition post Brexit? Will veterinary professionals be able to come to the UK and work on exactly the same terms as they currently enjoy?

Public Sector Pay — [David Hanson in the Chair] (4 Dec 2017)

Ben Lake: I agree with the hon. Gentleman that public sector workers across the UK deserve better than the current policy pursued by the UK Government. However, does he agree that in the interim, devolved Governments have a responsibility to do all that they can to mitigate the worst effects of the public sector pay cap, and to ensure that our public sector workers get a fair deal, regardless of where...

Online Hate Speech (30 Nov 2017)

Ben Lake: It is important that the messages of hate spread by the President of the United States are condemned as the vile acts that they truly are. I speak on behalf of my party when I urge the Government to rescind their offer of a state visit to a President who has used his global platform to propagate intolerance. May I ask the Home Secretary to elaborate further on the pressure that will be...


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