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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Mr Dudley Smith

Orders of the Day — Social Security Benefits (Administration) (18 Dec 1975)

Mr Dudley Smith: ...house stand at £441.56, if the Press is to be believed, and the gentleman concerned is asking the county council to pay off those arrears. With great respect to both Front Benches, this is cloud-cuckoo-land. I do not feel unsympathetic to this individual, an immigrant, who is probably one of the deprived people of our nation. He needs looking after, but not in a way that will exacerbate...

Orders of the Day — London (Public Services) (20 Nov 1973)

Mr Dudley Smith: ...how far it is possible to take a view on the available evidence and what action might follow. If Labour hon. Members do not recognise that we face a long-term problem they are living in cloud-cuckoo-land. Opposition hon. Members with all their speciousness cannot solve the problem at a stroke. If they were elected tomorrow they would find exactly the same situation as we now find. The...


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