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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Mr Brian Sedgemore

Orders of the Day — Community Land Bill: Acquisition and Appropriation of Land (11 Nov 1975)

Mr Brian Sedgemore: ...set out by lawyers, but in 99 per cent. of the cases that come before Departments the argument by lawyers, in the interests of either party, is irrelevant. Conservative Members are living in cloud-cuckoo-land. The effect of inviting lawyers to appear in every simple compulsory purchase will result in "jobs for the boys"—and certainly in no more justice for the people involved.

Orders of the Day — Air Travel Reserve Fund Bill (20 Feb 1975)

Mr Brian Sedgemore: ...Limited and Court Line Aviation will be hung on a skewer by those dealing with the report. When Opposition Members say that we should be delaying the Bill until that time, they are living in cloud-cuckoo land. They do not know what is in store for them. If the money is not to come from the liquidator, one might adopt the attitude of the hon. Member for Chingford (Mr. Tebbit). One might...


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