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Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber (21 Jan 2022)

Misuse of Fireworks Bill: Second Reading – Sarah Owen. Private Members' Bills

Written Answers — Home Office: Fireworks: Antisocial Behaviour (14 Sep 2021)

Sarah Owen: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what discussions she has had with Bedfordshire Police on tackling anti-social use of fireworks.

Written Answers — Home Office: Fireworks: Antisocial Behaviour (9 Sep 2021)

Sarah Owen: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether she has plans to introduce tougher penalties for the anti-social use of fireworks.

Bill Presented: Misuse of Fireworks bill (7 Sep 2021)

Misuse of Fireworks bill

Scottish Parliament: Programme for Government 2021-22 (7 Sep 2021)

Nicola Sturgeon: ...move to incorporate key human rights conventions into domestic law. We will also take forward a number of measures to tackle long-standing concerns and address past injustice. We will introduce a fireworks and pyrotechnics bill to tighten the law on the sale and use of fireworks and reduce the misery that they can cause in communities. We will make legislative changes to tackle...

Scottish Parliament: Programme for Government 2021-22 (7 Sep 2021)

John Mason: ...in the First Minister’s statement. There is to be a consultation on the “not proven” verdict. I hope that one of the options will be to have two verdicts: proven and not proven. I welcome the fireworks bill, which will help the Dogs Trust at its base in my constituency. Dogs—and some people—experience a terrible time with fireworks. I also welcome the minimum income guarantee...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fireworks (23 Jul 2021)

Tan Dhesi: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential impact that fireworks may have on vulnerable residents.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fireworks: Animal Welfare (20 Jul 2021)

Tan Dhesi: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential effect of the sale and use of fireworks on pets and other animals.

Places for Growth: DEFRA Office (Melton) (19 Jul 2021)

Alicia Kearns: ...country and one that I will make it to at some point; an iron age hill fort in Burrough on the hill; Belvoir castle, where “The Crown” is filmed, which has an incredible diary of events from fireworks competitions to re-enactments of the civil war and a fabulous shopping and dining offer at the engine rooms; 140 acres of lakes, trails and children’s play areas right in the centre of...

Environment Bill - Committee (7th Day): Amendment 255 (12 Jul 2021)

Baroness Boycott: ..., which is on the Swanscombe peninsula on the Thames estuary. The concept for this site, which is spread across 535 acres in Kent, is of a union jack-designed dome, a Disneyesque castle lit up by fireworks, and a Paramount Pictures entryway. It will be the first European development of its kind. It is inspired by Hollywood blockbusters and will have swords, sorcery, dragons and legends....

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fireworks: Sales (5 Jul 2021)

Richard Holden: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment the Government has made of the potential merits of the restriction of the sale of fireworks (a) generally and (b) in specific areas where there have been localised issues.

UK Defence Spending (24 Jun 2021)

Jeremy Corbyn: ...and unthinkable for anyone who wants to see the world survive. Any one nuclear weapon used anywhere would cause massive and intense damage. What happened in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 was a firework compared with the power of the current nuclear weapons held by China, Russia, France, the United States and ourselves, so we have to think about what that means. There was an article...

Tyne Bridge: Celebrating 100 Years — [Sir Roger Gale in the Chair] (23 Jun 2021)

Chi Onwurah: ...celebrations were for its 75th birthday, hosted by local mayors from Gateshead and Newcastle. The Sydney Harbour bridge, on the other hand, is celebrated annually as the backdrop for the first fireworks display of each new year and had a large, organised 80th birthday celebration, with a special performance by musicians on the top of its 134 metre-high arch. The Tyne bridge, I am afraid to...

Animal Welfare (Sentience) Bill [HL] - Second Reading (16 Jun 2021)

Baroness Foster of Oxton: ...with steel bars in the slaughterhouses in Italy—with those really great EU standards, of course—or, also in Europe, practices such as bullfighting, the Pamplona run and the Toro Jubilo, where fireworks are tied to the horns of bulls. They are set on fire and, basically, the bulls panic and run all over the place; it is absolutely appalling. There are also the hunting dogs hanged from...

Rights to Protest — [James Gray in the Chair] (26 Apr 2021)

Kerry McCarthy: ...a problem in this country with uncontained, out-of-hand, destructive political demonstrations, it is entirely counterproductive to take part in a protest that culminates in people throwing eggs, fireworks and other missiles at the police, torching police vehicles and attempting to trash a police station. It is not acceptable for very many reasons. It is not acceptable in itself, but it is...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fireworks: Sales (23 Apr 2021)

Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department plans to bring forward proposals to amend the regulations on the purchase of fireworks.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fireworks (21 Apr 2021)

Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department has any plans to restrict the use of fireworks.

Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children) Bill - Second Reading (16 Apr 2021)

Lord Hannan of Kingsclere: ...as the age at which adulthood begins. This has been, by the way, a move carried out under Governments of all parties—it was the previous Government, I think, who raised the age for buying fireworks, using sunbeds, buying knives and so on. I leave your Lordships with the thought that it would be extraordinary to ban people under the age of 18 from making all these decisions about their...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Support for the Rule of Law (8 Apr 2021)

Gerry Kelly: ...for their own ends. There can be no justification for the violence, so let us accept no pseudo rationale for it. We must collectively challenge and face down those who are putting stones, bottles, fireworks and petrol bombs into children's hands. My experience, which is similar to that which was described by Deirdre Hargey, is that those whose intent is the escalation of unrest will always...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Plastics: Fireworks (26 Mar 2021)

Anthony Browne: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department has any plans to mandate a reduction in (a) plastic and (b) other non-degradable content in fireworks sold in the UK.


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