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Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: ICT (17 Jul 2017)

Damian Hinds: ... Diss Rushden Coalville Barking Ealing Barnet March 2018 Stockport Alfreton Hawick Chester le Street Kingston Durham Preston Belper Galashiels Newton Ayclife Twickenham Ashford Leyland Heanor Helston Spennymoor Abergavenny Eyemouth Congleton Hanley Penryn Shipley Caldicott Lincoln Nantwich Library Longton Penzance Keighley Chepstow...

Economy and Jobs (29 Jun 2017)

Liam Byrne: ...sector investment. Our capital markets are not patient enough and do not invest in long-term growth, but sadly the debate about patient capital stalled at about the time the right hon. Member for Twickenham (Sir Vince Cable) left office. We need a new debate about how we encourage more long-termism in the City and elsewhere, including in our banking sector, because at the moment we do not...

School Funding Formula (London) (28 Jun 2017)

Nick Gibb: May I begin by congratulating the right hon. Member for Twickenham (Sir Vince Cable) on his first speech in this Parliament and welcome him back to the House of Commons? The Government want to ensure that all children, regardless of where they live, receive a first-class education. Over the past seven years, we have made significant progress. There are now almost 1.8 million more children in...

Members Sworn (14 Jun 2017)

John Bercow: ...Charles Roberts Grieve, Beaconsfield Right honourable Sir Edward Jonathon Davey, Kingston and Surbiton Right honourable Alexander Morrison Carmichael, Orkney and Shetland Sir John Vincent Cable, Twickenham Right honourable George Edward Howarth, Knowsley Right honourable Thomas Anthony Brake, Carshalton and Wallington Right honourable Dame Rosalie Winterton, Doncaster Central Right...

Higher Education and Research Bill (26 Apr 2017)

Ben Howlett: ...for listening to us and delivering that amendment. I want to give a bit of a shout-out to Members who have made a big contribution to the campaign, particularly my hon. Friends the Members for Twickenham (Dr Mathias), for Eastbourne (Caroline Ansell), for Portsmouth South (Mrs Drummond), for Cheadle (Mary Robinson) and for Bedford (Richard Fuller), and my right hon. Friends the Members for...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Airports: National Policy Statements (18 Apr 2017)

John Hayes: ...were recorded as attending each event: Event Number of attendees Southall 76 Uxbridge 137 Kingston 206 Bracknell 223 Wimbledon 176 Ealing 224 Staines-upon-Thames 297 Twickenham 354 Putney 257 Hounslow 198 Stanwell Moor 123 Kensington 131 Windsor 167 West Drayton 281 Hammersmith 303 Maidenhead 206 Richmond 429 Gerrard’s Cross 156...

Written Answers — Home Office: Mobile Phones: Registration (31 Mar 2017)

Sarah Newton: I refer the hon. Member to the answer which was given in response to the hon. Member for Twickenham on 7 September 2016, UIN 44233.

School Funding (London) — [Mr David Hanson in the Chair] (29 Mar 2017)

James Berry: ...Council is trying hard to address the issue by supporting applications for two new free schools—two special schools, one in Kingston and one in the constituency of my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias)—so that we can better deal with high-needs children in borough, but this matter needs to be addressed. We need more funding for high-needs provision in particular.

Preventing Avoidable Sight Loss — [Mrs Cheryl Gillan in the Chair] (28 Mar 2017)

David Mowat: ...massively important. We can debate numbers— the hon. Member for Burnley (Julie Cooper) just talked about £28 billion—but the key figure is the statistic that my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) started with. Some 20 people a month are losing their sight, whether due to lack of prevention or lack of early treatment, in ways that are preventable. That is not...

Backbench Business: Torture and the Treatment of Asylum Claims — [Mr Adrian Bailey in the Chair] (2 Mar 2017)

Robert Goodwill: I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) for raising these important matters. It is a subject that she rightly says is a global issue, and one which, aside from the academic and clinical debates, has profound human consequences for individual survivors of torture. I am proud to share this Chamber with all colleagues who have spoken today, although I take exception to the...

Heathrow Expansion: Surface Access — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] (28 Feb 2017)

John Hayes: ...about this issue a great deal. She follows in the footsteps of a Member who, one might say, was a champion of this cause. Other Members who have contributed—notably my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias), but also my hon. Friend the Member for Kingston and Surbiton (James Berry) and the hon. Member for Brentford and Isleworth (Ruth Cadbury)—have raised these matters...

Sri Lanka: UN Human Rights Council (28 Feb 2017)

James Berry: Sri Lanka, effectively in return for being brought in from the cold in diplomatic circles. The hon. Member for Ilford North (Wes Streeting) was there, as well as my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) and me. We were all clear that the resolution did not go as far as the Tamil community wanted but that without consensus, there would have been no resolution at all. It...

Lee Valley Regional Park (Amendment) (22 Feb 2017)

Stella Creasy: ...who are deeply concerned about air quality in London. The value of our green space therefore becomes paramount not just to those who live in the area—[Interruption.] I see the hon. Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) jumping up and down. The same argument applies to her constituency, too. The value of such spaces is greater now as we face this crisis—I am talking about the quality of...

A Better Defence Estate Strategy — [Andrew Rosindell in the Chair] (21 Feb 2017)

Mark Lancaster: I will not give way because we have no time and I have to allow my hon. Friend the Member for Maidstone and The Weald one minute to wind up at the end. My hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) and I had a debate almost exactly a year ago in this Chamber. She realises that it will cost £30 million simply to refurbish Kneller Hall. We are currently looking at three other sites...

Occupied Palestinian Territories: Israeli Settlements (9 Feb 2017)

Emily Thornberry: ... the Member for Birmingham, Northfield (Richard Burden) and from the hon. Member for Reigate (Crispin Blunt), but if I could pick one favourite speech it would be that of the hon. Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) who spoke passionately, articulately and without notes, and I commend her for that. It may be that other people watching the debate will have other favourites, but her speech...

Digital Economy Bill - Committee (4th Day) (Continued) (8 Feb 2017)

Lord Moynihan: for matinee or evening performances in the theatre. It is not technically difficult simply to add a reference number to the ticket, which would allow the owner of the ticket to check with Twickenham or whoever it might be that the ticket is valid. It is a very small price to pay in order to counter the regrettable inadequacy of not having a comprehensive answer to the problems that we...

Brexit: New Partnership - Statement (2 Feb 2017)

Lord Bridges of Headley: I am very sorry they disagree with that, because those were the words of Sir Vince Cable. It is what the Liberal Democrats themselves have been saying. I entirely agree with the guru of Twickenham. I am so sorry that we disagree on this fundamental point.

European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill (31 Jan 2017)

Wendy Morton: .... As we have just heard, many contributions—there will be more tomorrow —have displayed passion, frustration and at times great thoughtfulness. I pay tribute to my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias). During her speech, she displayed the challenges she faced in coming to her decision about how she will vote. For many people, that will be indicative of the difficulties...

Homelessness Reduction Bill: Suitability of private rented sector accommodation (27 Jan 2017)

Bob Blackman: ...the hands of experts so that they can assist those who face this terrible crisis. I particularly thank hon. Members for their appreciation of me, and I point out to my hon. Friend the Member for Twickenham (Dr Mathias) that it is national cake day, as well as Holocaust Memorial Day—and we should remember the plight of those individuals too. As for the Bill, the heroes are not in this...

Homelessness Reduction Bill: Duty in cases of threatened homelessness (27 Jan 2017)

Tania Mathias: my council and all councillors in the borough of Richmond upon Thames for all the work that is done. I have a concern about these clauses. Every single homelessness case in my constituency of Twickenham is absolutely unique. I have come across a very small number of cases in which the homeless person has refused suitable accommodation for reasons of their individual situation: they are...

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