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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Sir Charles Mott-Radclyffe

Clause 5: Loans for Purchase or Improvement of Land (16 Jul 1969)

Sir Charles Mott-Radclyffe: ...with the burden of maintaining let property and sells it, the new purchaser is allowed relief on the loan to buy the farm and on the loan to do the repairs under Clause 19(5). If this is not cloud-cuckoo-land tell me what is. My right hon. Friend mentioned the problem of rent six months in arrear. This is by custom, not by Statute. It would be absurd to drive any agricultural land owner...

Selective Employment Payments Bill (23 Jun 1966)

Sir Charles Mott-Radclyffe: .... Many of these people will, therefore, be discharged, but where do the Government suppose they will go? Do they think that they will get a job in the British Motor Corporation? This is cloud-cuckoo-land and not a sensible fiscal policy. Thirdly, the Selective Employment Tax will cripple many sports clubs, it will certainly cripple, if not bankrupt, some of the county cricket clubs, it...

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