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International Trade (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I call Vicky Ford—not here.

International Trade: Global Free Trade (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: A notable Northamptonshire contest. I call Mr Peter Bone.

International Trade: G20 Trade Ministers Meeting (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Oh, very well.

International Development: Climate Emergency (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Order. I believe the Secretary of State is going to group this question with question 3.

International Development: Foreign National Offenders (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I am advised that the Minister of State has just been elevated to the Privy Council. I congratulate him on that and wish him well, and I am sure the House will want to join me in congratulating the right hon. Gentleman.

International Development: Cyclone Idai (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Order. We are running late. I will accommodate the remaining questioners on the condition that they confine themselves to a single-sentence question, without preamble. No dilation is required.

International Development: Small Charities: Funding (6 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: The Secretary of State is an extraordinarily brilliant and cerebral fellow. He has not quite yet got the hang of the rather more prosaic matter of the announcement of the desire to group, but I shall do it for him. The Secretary of State wishes to group this question with Question 12. I know that these are comparatively footling matters, but in procedural terms, they are not footling....

Sure Start: Ifs Report: Points of Order (5 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I think that the hon. Lady has done so very successfully, not least to her own satisfaction. The observation that she has just made will be faithfully recorded in the Official Report, which she may choose to disseminate more widely, possibly in her own constituency or beyond. I hope that she will go about her business with an additional glint in her eye and spring in her step in the knowledge...

Sure Start: Ifs Report (5 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Order.

Oral Answers to Questions — Cabinet Office: The Cornish People (5 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I rise with a degree of uncertainty, because ordinarily I seek to accommodate the hon. Lady, but the question has not been broadened by the character and contents of the answer, and I gently point out that Glasgow Central is a considerable distance from Cornwall. If she is sufficiently dextrous and can shoehorn an inquiry on Cornwall into a question about Cornwall that would be helpful.

Oral Answers to Questions — Cabinet Office: Topical Questions (5 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I am not sure that the Minister is being accorded the respectful attention that his celebrity status within Her Majesty’s Government warrants, and I hope that there can be an improvement on that in the minutes ahead.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (5 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: It would be a gross discourtesy if it were otherwise. It is extraordinary that the hon. Gentleman should have to ask for a meeting, but there we are. He is going to get his meeting.

Political Process in Northern Ireland (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Order. This is a matter of the utmost importance and I want to accommodate everybody, but I gently point out to the House that there are several hours of debate on subsequent business to follow, so economy is of the essence.

Post-18 Education and Funding (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Pioneered by the University of Buckingham, the only independent university in the country and housed in my constituency. [Interruption.]

Illegal Seaborne Migration (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I call Tracey Crouch, who is sporting her Spurs lanyard.

EU Parliament Elections: Denial of Votes (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Mr Russell-Moyle, you are a person of passionate convictions. You are in some danger of rivalling your hon. Friend, the hon. Member for Kingston upon Hull East (Karl Turner), who I am inclined to inform audiences across the country and round the world is the noisiest Member of the House. That is a questionable accolade.

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Post-conviction Disclosure (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: I think we can agree that dexterity is a very important political quality.

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Prison Violence (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: Well, I think we will take that as a no, then.

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Rehabilitating Prisoners: Role of Sport (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: David Dein is inspirational on this matter, and on many others, as I know from hearing from him directly on this important subject. He also has the great merit of being an Arsenal fan and a former vice-chairman of the club, as the hon. Gentleman is aware.

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Short Sentences (4 Jun 2019)

John Bercow: The Secretary of State’s moral probity was never in doubt for a moment.

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