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Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) (17 Oct 2019)

Baroness Redfern: ...the opportunity of addressing the Chamber, but first I thank the right reverend Prelate the Bishop of Bristol and the noble Baroness, Lady Bennett, for their excellent maiden speeches. In the time allotted, I wish to focus on responding to the measures to improve agriculture, business and the environment, which I welcome. Supporting a successful rural economy is vital to maintain a vibrant...

Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) (17 Oct 2019)

Baroness Redfern: ...the opportunity of addressing the Chamber, but first I thank the right reverend Prelate the Bishop of Bristol and the noble Baroness, Lady Bennett, for their excellent maiden speeches. In the time allotted, I wish to focus on responding to the measures to improve agriculture, business and the environment, which I welcome. Supporting a successful rural economy is vital to maintain a vibrant...

Deferred Divisions: Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 Section 3(5) (16 Oct 2019)

Gavin Robinson: ..., and nor do I look to the commission. We approach things from completely different perspectives, but we have exactly the same concerns. Thank you, Mr Deputy Speaker, for allowing me to exceed my allotted time. I think that the interventions have been helpful, and I am thankful for the opportunity to speak.

Deferred Divisions: Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 Section 3(5) (16 Oct 2019)

Gavin Robinson: ..., and nor do I look to the commission. We approach things from completely different perspectives, but we have exactly the same concerns. Thank you, Mr Deputy Speaker, for allowing me to exceed my allotted time. I think that the interventions have been helpful, and I am thankful for the opportunity to speak.

Government Plan for Net Zero Emissions — [James Gray in the Chair] (8 Oct 2019)

Emma Hardy: ...butterfly. The project has brought together people throughout the city. The Deep, Hull City Council, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and Butterfly Conservation, the Plant a Tree Foundation, community allotment groups, community orchards and Hull and East Yorkshire woods group, which is responsible for delivering the northern forest in our area, have pledged to include 2,000 buckthorns in their...

Brexit - Motion to Take Note (2 Oct 2019)

Lord Tugendhat: ...that they contain a number of new elements, to put it mildly, and move a number of goalposts. To expect our negotiating partners to get their minds around all that and reach conclusions in the time allotted is really asking too much. As the noble Lord, Lord Butler of Brockwell, pointed out, there is all the difference in the world between a deal and no deal, between an orderly and a...

Health Infrastructure Plan: Points of Order (30 Sep 2019)

Ian Blackford: ...should be resumed so that we could hold them both to account. Madam Deputy Speaker, I seek your advice regarding the provision of Opposition days. Standing Order No. 14(2) provides for three allotted Opposition days “at the disposal of the leader of the second largest opposition party”. That has been the Scottish National party since 2015. This has been the longest Session of...

Spending Round 2019 - Motion to Take Note (Continued) (25 Sep 2019)

Lord Kirkhope of Harrogate: ...in this country will in their lifetime suffer from some mental illness which needs to be dealt with. I believe we should therefore be looking specifically at mental health care, rather than simply allotting up to 10% of spending on it. That is one thing I wanted to press very hard on my noble friend the Minister. For my second point, which follows almost on from that of the right reverend...

Scottish Parliament: Drug Deaths (12 Sep 2019)

Shona Robison: ...ministers and make recommendations for short, medium and long-term actions. Given the need to act now and the concerns that are shared by many members across the chamber, will the minister agree to allot time for the provision of regular updates on the progress of the task force? In his statement, the minister acknowledged the work of the Dundee Drugs Commission, which recently published...

Artist Visas — [James Gray in the Chair] (4 Sep 2019)

Deidre Brock: ...courier service to get their passports back, to avoid having to repeat the journey. One of them, who is resident in Germany, had to return to Berlin from Burkina Faso to pick up his visa within the allotted timescale when it was granted more quickly than expected. The troupe had already performed at the Barbican in May and they will come back to the UK in November—if they get visas....

Summer Adjournment (25 Jul 2019)

Paul Sweeney: ...activist, Susan Wilson, who is a local community champion in Tesco’s by day, and does a lot of other voluntary work outside that. She is a real dynamo in the community. She works with the Allotment Angels in Reidvale. That is part of the Include Me 2 Club, a fantastic charity that helps adults with additional support needs and disabilities. It helps many local people, including people...

Speaker’S Statement: Business of the House (25 Jul 2019)

Valerie Vaz: ...gave a mini manifesto on the steps of Downing Street. When will we have a new Session of Parliament? This has been the longest. The previous Leader of the House said that we had used up our allotted Opposition days; can we have some unallotted days? What a mandate, what a ringing endorsement—less than 0.4% of an electorate. Some 46.8 million citizens can vote in a general election, but...

Universal Credit: Managed Migration - Statement (23 Jul 2019)

Lord Rooker: The Minister has taken more than half of the time allotted. I have only a simple question. I declare an interest: I was a member of Sub-Committee B of the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee, which dealt with this matter late last year and early this year. The hard stop came from the stakeholders, not the Opposition. I did not quite hear the answer to the question. When the pilot has...

High Speed 2 (10 Jul 2019)

Nusrat Ghani: ...a large project involving a large chain of people and companies. We will put into the public domain any information that we can. We will respond to all queries from Members of Parliament within the allotted time. Arguments have been made for and against HS2. I want to explain why this Government are committed to HS2. Every time the House has voted on this project, the Government have...

Mental Illness: Job Security and Inequality - Question for Short Debate (4 Jul 2019)

the Bishop of St Albans: ...and Hertfordshire visiting charities is to see so many groups trying to work in innovative ways. I think particularly of some of the charities getting people into gardening and working on allotments. My right reverend colleague the Bishop of Carlisle, who is sitting next to me, appeared last month in various national newspapers launching an initiative at Lambeth Palace to help communities...

Rural Areas in Scotland: Additional Delivery Charges (2 Jul 2019)

Jamie Stone: ...time for it to be returned and replaced.” Considering the number of emails and letters that I have received about this issue since being elected as an MP, I could fill up the entirety of my allotted time quoting, but I shall give just one more example, which particularly stands out to me. A constituent has written to me about ordering a sheet of perspex from a London company. My...

Estimates Day - [7TH Allotted Day]Estimates Day (2 Jul 2019)

Estimates Day - [7TH Allotted Day]Estimates Day

Online Homophobia — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] (1 Jul 2019)

John Howell: ...check on online activities, to focus on this issue, to ensure that all of us understand what is happening and to take action against it, the healthier we will be. I have taken the time that you allotted me at the start of the debate, Mr Walker. I am pleased to have done so, because this is an important subject, not only for gay people, but for all of us, and discussing it allows us to show...

Estimates Day - [6TH Allotted Day]Estimates Day (1 Jul 2019)

Estimates Day - [6TH Allotted Day]Estimates Day


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