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Civil Liability Bill [HL] - Committee (1st Day) (Continued) (10 May 2018)

Lord Keen of Elie: ...the tariff amounts, in reaction not just to inflation but to changes in the market, if I can gently call them that. We know that we are dealing with a marketplace; it is extremely inventive and can rise again phoenix-like from any statutory provision that we bring forward. Therefore, we are going to have a tariff of predictable damages, albeit for those who suffer injury with a duration of...

Corporate Governance and Insolvency (20 Mar 2018)

Andrew Griffiths: ...businesses in the supply chain. The collapse of a small business can affect other small businesses as well. We have all seen cases in our constituencies of small businesses losing money because of phoenix businesses that go into liquidation, change their name and reappear. It is the same people selling the same products, fleecing people time and again. We are giving the Insolvency Service...

Local Museums — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] (7 Mar 2018)

Mike Hill: will be resurrected as part of development plans within the county. Like my constituents, I am very proud of our regiment’s historic past, and I hope the position on that will be something of a phoenix. On the situation with outreach, it is very important that museums reach out to communities, and I get that. The other point I would make is about the Cleveland archaeological...

Industrial Strategy - Motion to Take Note (Continued) (8 Jan 2018)

Lord Flight: ...we have been in advance of other economies is in moving to online, which now represents over 20% of retail sales. Some extremely useful work has been done here by Gary Channon, the CEO of the fund managers Phoenix Asset Management. What has really been happening is that when we go to shops, if we buy things and take them home, that taking home is not in any way included in GDP figures....

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Military Exercises (14 Dec 2017)

Mark Lancaster: ...Year 2017-18: Exercise Black Horse; Exercise Curry Trail; Exercise Orange Marauder; Exercise Steel Sabre; Exercise Southwest Sword; Commando Strike; Royal Marines Reserve Exercises Commando Phoenix and Hare Spring (Norway). As planning has matured, there have been some changes to the number of Royal Marines personnel planned to deploy to Norway since question 110567 was answered on 7...

Domestic Violence Refuges: Funding — [Mr Laurence Robertson in the Chair] (12 Dec 2017)

Jess Phillips: ...seen in hard-hitting domestic violence posters of a battered woman cowering in a corner. What I see is that child’s face; I see her spinning, carefree in the atrium between the flats. She is a phoenix. I start this debate by saying that I do not agree with the Government’s proposed new funding model. I do not agree that it is the right approach yet.

Education and Society - Motion to Take Note (8 Dec 2017)

the Bishop of Ely: able to play a vital role in identifying mental health needs at an early stage, as well as promoting positive mental health practices from the very beginning of a child’s education. I regularly visit the students at the Phoenix Centre in Cambridge, where they can continue their education while in hospital receiving treatment for their self-harming and eating disorders. It is a...

Prison Reform and Safety (7 Dec 2017)

Rebecca Pow: ...ponds, and learn about conservation and the environment. That, too, is very cost-effective, and at the same time it addresses several of the underlying factors that contribute to reoffending. The Phoenix Futures recovery charity works with people, both in and out of prison, who struggle with drug and alcohol addiction. We have heard a lot about the drug problem in our prisons today. The...

City of Culture 2021: Swansea Bid — [Phil Wilson in the Chair] (5 Dec 2017)

Chris Davies: ...during the blitz of the second world war. As a major port, with its ammunition-making factories and foundries, Swansea was a massive target. But we are talking about Swansea and its people, and like the proverbial phoenix rising from the ashes, the centre was rebuilt, with new buildings emerging and new life brought into the centre of the still-important city.

Previous Business – Lords: Select Committee (14 Nov 2017)

Economic Affairs Committee: The economics of higher, further and technical education. 3:30 pm; Room 1, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: (at 3:35 PM) Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice Chancellor, Buckingham University Professor David Phoenix OBE, Vice Chancellor, London South Bank University (at 4:35 PM) Professor Mike Thomas, Vice-Chancellor, University of Central Lancashire Mr Peter Horrocks CBE, Vice Chancellor, Open University Professor David Latchman CBE, Master, Birkbeck University

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Ministry of Defence: Babcock International (8 Nov 2017)

Tobias Ellwood: part of the Aircraft Carrier Alliance, delivering the Queen Elizabeth Class Carriers with Thales and BAE Systems. In the land domain, Babcock is responsible for managing white fleet services under the Phoenix agreement, and for the maintenance and repair of Army vehicles. It also provides engineer training through the Royal Electrical Mechanical Engineers and Royal Navy schools,...

Backbench Business: HMRC Closures — [Philip Davies in the Chair] (2 Nov 2017)

Jim McMahon: ...the local police in Oldham know what is going on in the community. Those localised conversations can no longer take place because the facility is not in the town as it used to be. It is ridiculous that Phoenix House, where HMRC was based in Oldham, is right outside the Oldham Central stop of the Metrolink tram line that takes just 18 minutes to get to Manchester city centre. It would have...

Scottish Parliament: Sports Clubs and Leisure Centres (4 Oct 2017)

Ivan McKee: ...for the trip, because no official funding was available. What steps are being taken to ensure that funding for sport finds its way to grass-roots sports clubs such as the Gladiator weightlifting and Phoenix boxing clubs in Easterhouse and in other socially deprived areas of the country, so that the Commonwealth games legacy can deliver increased sports opportunities for young people who...

Scottish Parliament: City of Culture Bids (Paisley and Dundee) (27 Sep 2017)

Tom Arthur: organisations in Renfrewshire South such as the community-run Bank cafe in Neilston, the superb Papamacs Gourmet kitchen in Johnstone or the award-winning Uplawmoor hotel, not to mention the range of restaurants and bars at the Phoenix retail park in Linwood. Those who wish to explore beyond Paisley could enjoy the great attractions, with as many as 1.7 million attendees, of the Dams to...

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Buildings (11 Sep 2017)

Jon Ashworth: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he plans to sign off the business case for NHS England's Project Phoenix; and if he will publish that business case.

Telecommunications Infrastructure (Relief from Non-Domestic Rates) Bill (10 Jul 2017)

Ranil Jayawardena: ...supercharge local communities. Although the company has not yet supercharged Hook, which is where it is based—I hope it is listening and will do so shortly—it has agreed to supercharge Hartley Wintney and Phoenix Green, just down the road. That means that those places will have ultrafast fibre to the premises very shortly, which is good news because residents there will get a...

Scottish Parliament: Green Deal (Consumer Protection) (6 Jun 2017)

Ivan McKee: ...for the inspection and remedial work they need to have undertaken to get their homes back to standard. It needs to strengthen the processes that it uses to authorise contractors on this and any future programmes, including provisions to guard against so-called phoenix companies—new contractors with the same owners as green deal companies that have gone bust—re-emerging and...

Scottish Parliament: Partnership Action for Continuing Employment (18 May 2017)

Angus MacDonald: ...East have been hit by the threat of job losses. Most recently, more than 200 people in Falkirk district have been faced with that prospect due to the announcement by Franke—it operates the Carron Phoenix plant, which makes granite sinks and bathroom equipment—of its intention to consolidate and move its manufacturing operation to Slovakia. Carron, which has been operating for...

Backbench Business (16 Mar 2017)

John Woodcock: ...particular issue of the unfeasibility of Barrow staff relocating, and has he had a chance to examine the proposal that I made when we met to find a cheaper lease on a smaller property in Barrow than Phoenix House?

Written Answers — Department for Education: Free Schools (17 Nov 2016)

Edward Timpson: ...retail and financial services academy 2013 Barnfield fernwood free school 2013 The Free School Leeds 2013 Newark School of Enterprise (formerly Exemplar Newark Business Academy) 2014 Phoenix free school of Oldham 2014 Oasis community school Walthamstow 2014 Marco Polo academy 2014 The advance school Norbury 2014 On track Chiltern 2014 The Inspirar Bilingual...

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