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1. Questions to the First Minister: The UK General Election (11 Jun 2024)

Vikki Howells: Thank you, First Minister. Now, the UK Tory Government's shared prosperity fund was, of course, billed as one of their key schemes to replace European Union funding lost after Brexit, and we know how important this funding is to Wales. Of course, we learnt in recent weeks that Rishi Sunak plans to raid the coffers of the shared prosperity fund in order to finance his deeply unpopular plan to...

1. Questions to the First Minister: Economic Development ( 4 Jun 2024)

Vaughan Gething: Thank you for the question. I agree that the national service model proposed as a shock by Rishi Sunak was not just a shock to young people, but a shock to many Conservative MPs and indeed, Ministers—a desperate gimmick at the start of a crucial general election for Wales and Britain. And the Member's right to draw a contrast between that and what we have chosen to do with the young...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: National Service: National Security (23 May 2024)

Mark Pritchard: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether he has made an assessment of the potential impact of the reintroduction of national service on national security.

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders (22 May 2024)

Andrew Selous: I am not surprised that my hon. Friend and county neighbour makes such an astute point. He is absolutely right about the power of technology to help the NHS get this right, and I am grateful to him for putting that on the record. Ehlers-Danlos Support UK, a wonderful charity that we are so lucky to have, called on the Government last year to provide urgently needed NHS services for those with...

Building Societies Act 1986 (Amendment) Bill - Second Reading (10 May 2024)

Lord Naseby: My Lords, it is a particularly exciting morning as far as I am concerned. I got up, the sun was shining; I then heard that, thanks to my Government, we are out of recession; and the icing on the cake is this particular Private Member’s Bill. It is a very exciting Bill because the building society movement is a dynamic element in our society. We see that at every level today and, as we move...

Written Answers — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Remembrance Day ( 8 May 2024)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, who was appointed to represent the Muslim community at the National Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph in each of the last 10 years.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Mothers: Exercise and Physiotherapy ( 7 May 2024)

Maria Caulfield: Last October, NHS England published a national service specification for Perinatal Pelvic Health Services. The specification sets out the expected standards of care to improve the prevention, identification, and access to physiotherapy for pelvic health issues during pregnancy, and for at least one year following birth. Perinatal Pelvic Health Services will work with local Maternity and...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Maternity Services ( 7 May 2024)

Lord Markham: NHS England has committed to rolling out perinatal pelvic health services (PPHS) across England as part of the Three year delivery plan for maternity and neonatal services, and has recently published a national service specification and implementation guidance, which will aid local National Health Service commissioners in establishing them. A copy of the plan is attached. As of February 2024,...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Strokes: Rehabilitation ( 1 May 2024)

Lord Markham: NHS England is prioritising implementation of the National Service Model for an Integrated Community Stroke Service (ICSS), which includes delivery of specialist stroke rehabilitation at home and in care homes, improving life after stroke support, and six month follow-up reviews, by working closely with the voluntary sector. The ICSS model is vital to support physical, cognitive, and...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Strokes: Depressive Illnesses (26 Apr 2024)

Andrew Stephenson: Depression affects approximately one third of people with stroke, and stroke services in the National Health Service are very aware of the impact this can have on the quality of life and level of independence of people who experienced a stroke, and the importance of understanding through measurement which people are affected, to support appropriate management. The National Clinical Guideline...

Scottish Parliament: Children (Care and Justice) (Scotland) Bill: Stage 3 (24 Apr 2024) certain cases where “the offence that the child has committed is one that a constable is required ... to jointly report to the Principal Reporter and the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service”. That can be dealt with by way of regulations. That would allow the regulations to be drafted to take into account any changes to the Lord Advocate’s guidelines, the Disclosure...

Ukraine: Support - Question (16 Apr 2024)

Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton: Interestingly, I had lunch with the Swedish Foreign Minister yesterday to celebrate Sweden’s accession to NATO. It is an incredibly capable country. As it is financially robust and has very good armed forces and superb equipment, it will make NATO a lot stronger. I will not be tempted down the line of national service, but we will clearly need to improve the way that we encourage people,...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners: Mental Illness (15 Apr 2024)

Edward Argar: The prevalence of mental health needs in prison is higher than amongst the general population and we are firmly committed to delivering improvements to mental health treatment for vulnerable people in the criminal justice system. An HM Inspectorate of Prisons Report 2022/23 highlighted that, of the surveyed prison population, 82% of female prisoners and 59% of male prisoners reported having a...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Genito-urinary Medicine: Health Professions (27 Mar 2024)

Andrea Leadsom: NHS workforce statistics show that in November 2023, there were 243 full time equivalent (FTE) consultants working in the specialty of genito-urinary medicine (GUM) in NHS trusts and other core organisations in England, and 133 FTE consultants working in the specialty of community sexual and reproductive health in NHS trusts and other core organisations in England. NHS England is responsible...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: NATO: Security (26 Mar 2024)

James Heappey: The UK discusses a broad range of issues with counterparts on improving NATO's collective security. NATO is undertaking a once-in-a-generation transformation, agreeing a new generation of warfighting plans, to ensure that the Alliance can deter and defend seamlessly across all domains. The UK has committed almost all our Armed Forces across the full spectrum of capabilities under the NATO...

Prevention of Future Deaths Report: Terance Radford (20 Mar 2024)

Lee Anderson: Sorry—the MP there is the hon. Member for Mansfield (Ben Bradley). I apologise, Dame Maria. Terry was born in Mansfield Woodhouse and lived there all his life. He was proud of his village, and he cared deeply about his community. He went to the national school and had a traditional upbringing. His dad was a miner and his mum was a housewife who created a loving home for Terry and his three...

Military National Service - Question ( 7 Mar 2024)

Military National Service - Question

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Reserve Forces ( 5 Mar 2024)

Andrew Murrison: I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave on 28 February 2024 to Question 14972 to the hon. Member for Bolton North East (Mark Logan). National Service (docx, 15.1KB)

Windrush - Motion to Take Note (29 Feb 2024)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: My Lords, I congratulate the noble Baroness, Lady Benjamin, on securing this important and timely debate. The noble Baroness has done so much to champion the cause of Windrush and to celebrate the contribution of this valued community to British society. The personal journey of the noble Baroness is faithfully documented in her autobiography, What Are You Doing Here?—a very good read. My...

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