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Ian Lavery

Labour MP, Wansbeck , 6 May 2010 –

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Northern Ireland (Ministerial Appointments and Regional Rates) Bill (24 Apr 2017)

David Anderson: ...criticism. We have a situation that is at breaking point, and we need to find a way forward. Before I came to this House, I spent all my life in negotiating situations and conflict resolution as a trade union representative. It should be possible to resolve the situation, but that will not happen as long as people are saying that they are not prepared to move on this, that or the other. I...

India: Extremism - Question (24 Apr 2017)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns: My Lords, we are indeed clear friends of India. The UK-India trade relationship is flourishing. The two Prime Ministers agreed that, when the UK leaves the European Union, they will make it a priority for both countries to build the closest possible commercial and economic relationship—but our friendship also goes to the development of human rights.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Health and Safety Executive: Public Appointments (24 Apr 2017)

Penny Mordaunt: ...such organisations as are considered appropriate. This will vary depending on the type of appointment being made, but may include employer and employee representative organisations, such as trades unions, local authorities, or the devolved administrations. Consultation takes place at the point at which the board vacancies are advertised.

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Pay (24 Apr 2017)

Philip Dunne: ...of pay for National Health Service staff. The Review Bodies consider written and oral evidence about the recruitment, retention and motivation of NHS staff, put to them by Government, NHS employers, NHS Trade Unions and other stakeholders. Based on that evidence the Review Bodies prepare reports for government which make recommendations on the level of pay award that will enable the NHS...

Written Ministerial Statements — HM Treasury: Cross government Prosperity Fund 2017 update (24 Apr 2017)

David Gauke: I wish to update the House on how the Prosperity Fund has supported global and UK prosperity in its first year and its plans for future years. As we leave the European Union the Prosperity Fund is a vital part of how the UK will be a global, outward-looking nation that is confident on the world stage and has strong, fruitful relationships with countries around the world. On 21 July 2016 I...

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: Trade (21 Apr 2017)

Lord Price: As the UK leaves the EU our guiding principle will be to ensure that no new barriers to living and doing business within our own Union are created. We will maintain the necessary standards and frameworks to empower the UK as an open, trading nation to strike the best deals around the world. On the basis of these principles, we will work with the devolved administrations on an approach to...

State Pensions: Uk Expatriates: Tackling Infectious Diseases (20 Apr 2017)

Virendra Sharma: ...with the greatest burden a longer time to comply with patent regulations. That positive attitude has not always been shared by the US Administration, and I am worried that the new President will be even less inclined to come to sensible arrangements. Similarly, as the Government negotiate new trade agreements in the wake of our exit from the European Union, we must ensure access to...

Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: New Markets (20 Apr 2017)

George Eustice: Access to the UK market is incredibly important for European countries as well. We export around £11 billion-worth of food and drink to the European Union, but we import some £28 billion-worth of food from the EU. That is why farming unions across the EU are telling their Governments that they must have a free trade agreement with the UK.

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: National Farmers Union (20 Apr 2017)

Barry Gardiner: To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, how many meetings officials of his Department have had with the National Farmers' Union since 1 January 2017.

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: National Farmers Union (20 Apr 2017)

Barry Gardiner: To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, whether he has met the National Farmers' Union since 1 January 2017.

Scottish Parliament: National Health Service Workforce (Morale) (20 Apr 2017)

Shona Robison: ..., valued and motivated workforce and the fact that better staff experience can lead to better patient care. Following continuous partnership dialogue over the past 18 months, we agreed with the trade unions that, through the iMatter continuous improvement model, our approach to measuring staff experience will be greatly improved. That will allow us to better understand and take action on...

Scottish Parliament: United States (Visit) (20 Apr 2017)

Jackson Carlaw: ...described nearer to home. The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, is currently in London and has made it clear that the United States Government wishes to come to an expedited trade arrangement with the United Kingdom when we leave the European Union. When the First Minister was in the United States, what formal discussions did she have with the Government of...

Scottish Parliament: International Workers Memorial Day (20 Apr 2017)

Christine Grahame: ...Day on 28 April 2017, and every year, as a day to remember those who have lost their lives as a result of incidents at work, occupational disease or ill health, and as a day for the STUC, affiliated trade unions, Scottish Hazards, employers and enforcement agencies to reaffirm their commitment to making workplaces safer for workers today and in the future; notes that this year’s...

Early Parliamentary General Election (19 Apr 2017)

Jim Dowd:, and it will not be a particularly glorious tribute. Decisions that he took will, over time, damage this country immensely. I remember serving on the Public Bill Committee on the original European Union (Referendum) Bill, which was known at the time as the “Wharton Bill” after the hon. Member for Stockton South (James Wharton), who picked it up from No. 10. I remember...

Diesel Vehicle Scrappage Scheme — [Mr Christopher Chope in the Chair] (19 Apr 2017)

Alan Brown: ...would be helpful to the environment and reduce CO2 emissions, and did not have the knowledge that it would cause harmful effects. I support the scrappage scheme, but people should not be penalised. They need to be allowed to trade their cars in. I welcome the comments about particularly supporting those who can least afford it, such as those who run older cars and need help to move on....

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Leaving the EU: Private Sector (19 Apr 2017)

Greg Hands: The Prime Minister and the whole Government are absolutely clear about the fact that our objective is to secure a comprehensive free trade agreement with the European Union as we leave the EU. That will be in the best interests of all parts of the UK, including Scotland.

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: UK Single Market (19 Apr 2017)

Steven Paterson: the past 10 years, to £5.5 billion in 2016. This week, the chief executive of Scotland Food and Drink, James Withers, said that he was afraid that the consequences of leaving the European Union without a trade deal would result in tariffs. Can the Secretary of State guarantee that the Scottish food and drink sector will not have to deal with such a situation?

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Pay (19 Apr 2017)

Philip Dunne: ...consider written and oral evidence about the recruitment, retention and motivation of National Health Service staff. They gather evidence from many stakeholders, not just the government, including NHS trades unions, NHS Employers, NHS Providers, NHS Improvement, Health Education England and NHS England. Based on that evidence the Pay Review Bodies prepare reports for government which...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: European Union Intellectual Property Office (19 Apr 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: The UK's future relationship with the European Union Intellectual Property Office is a matter for negotiations with the EU. It would be inappropriate to set out unilateral positions in advance. Officials in the Intellectual Property Office, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Department for Exiting the European Union are considering the options available to...

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