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All 7 results for jeremy corbyn speaker:Emily Thornberry

Britain in the World (13 Jan 2020)

Emily Thornberry: I have made it perfectly clear that it is my belief that our party has not dealt with antisemitism in the way that it should have, but I know my right hon. Friend the Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) and he is not antisemitic. I have nothing—[Interruption.] If the hon. Gentleman will stop heckling me, I will move on to the second half of—

Post Offices (Islington) (29 Oct 2013)

Emily Thornberry: I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn) for securing this debate, which is important for Islington. I am delighted, Mr Dobbin, to serve under your chairmanship today. What has been happening to our post offices in Islington is a sorry story, and I shall start with the Almeida street site. It is a large site in the heart of my constituency. It is bounded on one...

Opposition Day — [5th Allotted Day]: Health Care in London (9 Mar 2010)

Emily Thornberry: ...more than 10,000 people, half of whom were on the demonstration that marched up Holloway road last week. We have had packed public meetings, led by my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn). The Islington Tribune has provided crucial support to the campaign, as has the Islington Gazette. Let me assure the Islington PCT that we mean business; we do not expect the A...

Whittington Hospital (2 Dec 2009)

Emily Thornberry: I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) on securing the debate. The issue is extremely important. The local Labour group of councillors has an online petition. I will not go through all the comments on that petition, but they are extremely moving and show how much loved the Whittington hospital is. I had my life saved by the Whittington hospital. I...

Outlawries Bill: Debate on the Address — [1st Day] (18 Nov 2009)

Emily Thornberry: ..., and I will never forget that day. In the next few weeks, I worked closely with my right hon. Friend and leant on him heavily, as I did on my good and hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn); I shall always be grateful to them for their help. We visited the sites of the bombings and did our best to hold our communities together-and they did hold together, because in...

London Metropolitan University (20 May 2009)

Emily Thornberry: ..., which it has been wrongly paid. That will require significant restructuring, which will no doubt have a serious effect on staff and students. As my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) said, London Met has done a great deal of work on widening participation, and it runs a variety of successful courses promoting inclusion. Although it depends on how we count these...

[David Taylor in the Chair] — Rented Housing (6 Nov 2008)

Emily Thornberry: .... I represent a constituency that is becoming increasingly divided—I see it happening before me. Many of our problems begin and end with housing. My hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) and I, along with many other inner-London MPs, speak with huge passion because every week and every day people come to us with housing problems. If they come with other problems,...

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