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Major David Halstead

Former MP for Rossendale (15 Nov 1922 – 16 Nov 1923)

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Appropriate Me Treatment: Newcastle United Football Club: Regulation (24 Jan 2019)

James Cleverly: ...pretences. I came to take part in a debate about a fantastic football club that wears black and white stripy jerseys and black shorts, only to discover that it was Newcastle United, not my own Halstead Town football club. The passion that the hon. Member for Newcastle upon Tyne Central (Chi Onwurah) displayed for her local team is matched by the passion I display for mine, and I am...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (3 Jul 2018)

James Cleverly: In Braintree, in Halstead and in the villages of my constituency, including my own lovely village of Earls Colne, there are a number of thriving businesses in retail, manufacturing and other sectors, but at the moment there is a disparity between the tax treatment of physical businesses and that of digital businesses. What plans do Ministers have to rebalance the tax treatment of those two...

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Topical Questions (18 Apr 2016)

Michael Fallon: ...crucial today as it was 100 years ago. We need to continue to invest in science and technology to stay ahead of our adversaries. I congratulate all our staff at Porton Down, Portsdown West and Fort Halstead, which is in my own constituency, on reaching this milestone and on the remarkable work they do to help keep our country safe.

Backbench Business — Court Closures (24 Mar 2016)

Bob Neill: ...gone on through most of my life, first as a practising lawyer and then as a Member of Parliament. I cut my teeth as a young barrister going to courts in Essex villages, such as Castle Hedingham, Halstead and places of that kind, which sat perhaps once a month. They are now gone. I cannot say that at the end of the day the quality of justice was permanently and wholly undermined by those...

Opposition Day — [1st allotted day]: Climate Change (10 Jun 2015)

James Cleverly: ...Flemish weavers came to the town and brought with them their state of the art weaving techniques, heralding 250 years of future prosperity. Blooming foreigners! The other town in my constituency is Halstead, which is also famous for its weaving industry and is typified by a wide high street leading up to the church at the top of the hill from the River Colne which runs through the town. My...

Elections for Positions in the House: Backbench Business — Valedictory Debate (26 Mar 2015)

Brooks Newmark: ...a community hospital there was one of the great success stories. I pay tribute to my predecessor, Alan Hurst, for the work that he did; I took on that mantle from him. Saving the postal depot at Halstead was a success. When we worked to build up the flood defences in Steeple Bumpstead, the village was torn as to where they should be, and working with both sides and pulling them together...

Scottish Parliament: Improving Entrepreneurship among Women and Young People (5 Jun 2014)

Christian Allard: ...’s newest cabinet secretary had to leave Aberdeen shortly after her speech, but I will illustrate how it was received. The chair of the Aston University Engineering Academy, Professor Alison Halstead, told the Scottish audience how impressed she was by the fact that a Government cabinet secretary was working in partnership with others to help young people and women to have their economic...

St John Ambulance — [Mr Andrew Turner in the Chair] (22 Jan 2014)

Brooks Newmark: Perhaps the hon. Gentleman will indulge me with one last intervention. As a fellow Essex MP, he will know the tremendous work that the new St John branch in Halstead does. I went on my very first training course in first aid, which was excellent, and I was surprised at the number of young people on the course with me. Will he join me in paying tribute to that work and does he agree that St...

Defence Reform Bill — Second Reading (10 Dec 2013)

Lord Davies of Stamford: ...-IED policy. I had the experts there from DE&S and of course our own capability people and people from PJHQ, and the absolute experts from the various research institutes that we have at Fort Halstead and so forth. They are brilliant; I want to pay tribute to them now. I am full of admiration, and always will be for the rest of my life, for their expertise and dedication. They get no...

Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (16 Jan 2013)

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Rural Communities. 3:00 pm; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Keith Halstead, Chief Executive, Community Transport Association; Sylvia Brown OBE, Chief Executive, ACRE, Mike Perry, Head of Communication, Plunkett Foundation and Professor Mark Shucksmith OBE, Director, Newcastle Institute for Social Renewal, Newcastle University

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Cancer: Witham (9 Jul 2012)

Nick Hurd: ...than one cancer. Cancer statistics are not available for individual towns, so figures have been provided for Braintree local authority district (LAD) instead, which includes the towns of Braintree, Halstead and Witham. The table provides the number of newly diagnosed cases of cancer registered for (a) Braintree local authority district and (b) Witham parliamentary constituency, for each...

Written Answers — Defence: Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (14 Jul 2011)

Peter Luff: In 2009, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) completed a programme of site rationalisation which reduced its footprint from 17 to three core sites: Porton Down, Fort Halstead and Portsdown West. I have interpreted this question to refer to the subsequent decision which I announced on 17 June 2011, Official Report, columns 87-88WS, to further rationalise DSTL’s footprint and...

Written Ministerial Statements — Defence: Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Fort Halstead Site) (17 Jun 2011)

Peter Luff: The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) has recently completed a review of the operations at its Fort Halstead site. As a result of this review, DSTL has proposed that these operations should be relocated to its other two sites—Portsdown West and Porton Down—and that the Fort Halstead site should be closed. I have approved the proposed relocation programme, which will take...

Written Answers — Defence: Military Police: Deployment (7 Jun 2011)

Andrew Robathan: ...Bacton 8. MDPHQ Operational Detachment (Under Command of Operational Support MDPHQ) AWE 1. Aldermaston 2. Burghfield 3. Special Escort Group South-East 1. Beaconsfield 2. Bicester 3. Bordon 4. Fort Halstead 5. Fort Blockhouse 6. Gosport 7. Marchwood 8. Oakhanger 9. Portsmouth 10. Regents Park 11. Shrivenham 12. Whitehall Western 1. Abbey Wood 2. Boscombe Down 3. Corsham 4. Culdrose 5....

Written Answers — Health: Injuries: Knives (16 Mar 2011)

Anne Milton: ...Basildon PCT 28 28 41 36 41 58 43 49 32 Chelmsford PCT 27 32 40 46 42 46 29 36 45 Castle Point and Rochford PCT 37 37 47 39 33 29 39 33 33 Witham, Braintree and Halstead Care Trust 24 30 28 32 27 39 36 32 38 Notes: 1. FAEs: A FAE is the first period of in-patient care under one consultant within one health care provider. FAEs are counted...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Childbirth (9 Feb 2011)

Nick Hurd: ...District Hospital Dolgellau Gwynedd 14 Gilchrist Maternity Unit, Hartismere Hospital Eye 15 Goole and District Hospital Goole 16 Grantham and District Hospital Grantham 17 Halstead Birthing Centre Halstead 18 Helston Community Hospital Helston 19 Hexham General Hospital Hexham 20 Hillcrest Maternity Home Alnwick 21 Holistic Birthing Centre Northwich...

Written Answers — Education: Pupils: Disadvantaged (2 Feb 2011)

Nick Gibb: ... n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Farningham, Horton Kirby and South Darenth 256 14 5.5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Fawkham and West Kingsdown 265 21 7.9 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Halstead, Knockholt and Badgers Mount 225 19 8.4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Hextable 408 19 4.7 654 71 10.9 82 (6)- (6)- Kemsing 205 9 4.4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a ...

Written Answers — Health: NHS: Essex (27 Jul 2010)

Anne Milton: ...hotel, property and estates staff. (2 )Mid Essex PCT was formed in October 2006 from a complete merger of Maldon and South Chelmsford PCT, Chelmsford PCT, Mid Essex PCT and Witham, Braintree and Halstead Care Trust. It is impossible to accurately map work force figures for these predecessor organisations prior to their formation on 2001. (3) North East Essex PCT was formed in October 2006...

Written Answers — Defence: Defence Fire and Rescue Service (22 Jul 2010)

Andrew Robathan: ...for running the ammunition trials and disposal facility at Shoeburyness ranges, and Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL), a trading fund of MOD, runs the explosives site at Fort Halstead. QinetiQ provides fire protection services either using their own manpower or through sub-contractors. DSTL sub-contracts fire protection to Serco. Married quarters estates lie within the...

Written Answers — Health: Health Services (9 Feb 2010)

Mike O'Brien: ...PCT * * Billericay, Brentwood and Wickford PCT * * Thurrock PCT * 6 Basildon PCT 13 10 Chelmsford PCT 11 6 Castle Point and Rochford PCT 7 10 Witham, Braintree and Halstead Care Trust 15 12 North West London SHA total 72 83 Hillingdon PCT 19 26 Hammersmith and Fulham PCT 6 11 Ealing PCT 6 12 Hounslow PCT 18 8 Brent...

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