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Mr Henry Warburton

Former MP for Kendal (10 Dec 1832 – 23 Jul 1847)

Mr George Warburton

Former MP for Harwich (27 Mar 1857 – 23 Oct 1857)

Mr Piers Egerton-Warburton

Former MP for Cheshire Mid (18 Jul 1876 – 18 Nov 1885)

David Warburton

Conservative MP for Somerton and Frome (8 May 2015 – current)

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Oral Answers to Questions — Government Departments.: Ministry of Pensions. (10 May 1923)

.... Inclusive salary. £ £ £ £ Scotland Dr. H. Richardson 1,300 Major G. S. M. Hutchinson. 550 J. F. Robband 550 A. Macdonald 635 Northern Dr. C. R. Stewart 1,300 Captain H. Crisp 550 F. Warburton* 550-20-700. Capt. O. Jones, M.B.E. 600 North-Western Dr. A. H. Williams 1,300 W. C. Letts* 550-20-700. S. Barlow 550 Capt. R. H. Webb 685 Yorkshire Dr. F. G. McM. Simpson 1,300† J....

Oral Answers to Questions — Public Health.: Imported Russian Botter. (4 Jun 1931)

Sir Nicholas Grattan-Doyle: asked the Minister of Health whether he has any statement to make concerning the report of Mr. Warburton, the official zoologist representing the School of Agriculture at Cambridge, in reference to a foreign body designated as a "parasite" discovered by him in a sample of Russian butter purchased in Cambridgeshire, and whether there is any danger of infection from such foreign body contained...

Orders of the Day — The War at Sea. (11 Apr 1940)

Mr Winston Churchill: ...the captain of the destroyer flotilla that he must be the sole judge of whether to attack or not, and we would support him, whatever he did and whatever happened. In these circumstances, Captain Warburton-Lee entered with five destroyers and attacked the enemy destroyers, and such guns as they could have landed in the interval. In the beginning, all that they reported to us was what they...

The War.: Norway (Situation). (2 May 1940)

Mr Neville Chamberlain: ...had discovered a number of enemy vessels which had entered the Narvik Fjord under cover of a snowstorm, and on the next day they fought the action in which their gallant Commander, Captain Warburton Lee, lost his life, and other losses were sustained, but in which heavy damage was inflicted on the German destroyers and the merchant vessels in the Fjord. In view of the obscurity of the...

Orders of the Day — Conduct of the War. (7 May 1940)

Admiral Sir Roger Keyes: ...delayed. If he does, he will have the Navy wholeheartedly behind him. Harwood and his captains are typical of the Navy to-day. There are hundreds of young officers who are waiting eagerly to seize Warburton-Lee's torch, or emulate the deeds of Vian of the "Cossack." One hundred and forty years ago, Nelson said, "I am of the opinion that the boldest measures are the safest," and that still...

Orders of the Day — CIVIL ESTIMATES, 1940 [Progress].: Conduct of the War. (8 May 1940)

Mr Winston Churchill: ...cause, and a man who has much gift to help and who asked in a public speech—Why, when we went into Narvik on the first occasion, did you not send a big ship in with the destroyers and Captain Warburton-Lee? I think that it should have its answer, and I will give it. The reason was that the only ship available was a battle-cruiser, and we have only three battle-cruisers, and we felt that...

Battle of Narvik (B.B.C. Broadcast). (11 Jun 1940)

...which ought to be stopped at once. The widow of a gallant officer who lost his life leading this attack on Narvik wrote a letter to the "Times" which I think expresses what most of us feel. Mrs. Warburton-Lee said this: Had they told the story simply and correctly, it would have contained all the drama necessary, and no one would have listened to it with greater pride than I, but to...

Oral Answers to Questions — Ship Canal Bridge Toll (16 Dec 1942)

Mr. Thorneycroft: asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of War Transport whether he will at once free from toll the Warburton High Level Ship Canal bridge, thus saving time and inconvenience, and releasing the men for more important service?

Orders of the Day — War Decorations and Medals (22 Mar 1944)

Commander Sir Peter Agnew: ...the distinction on a uniform into part of the uniform itself, which would have a wholly futile result. I would instance the first battle of Narvik fought under the leadership of the late Captain Warburton Lee, V.C., where almost the whole flotilla was finally sunk but paved the way to the much easier task of the second battle of Narvik, where I happened to be present and realised what...

Oral Answers to Questions — Toll Bridge, Warburton (13 Dec 1944)

Oral Answers to Questions — Toll Bridge, Warburton

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Manchester Ship Canal (Flixton and Irlam Ferry) (29 Mar 1961)

Mr John Hay: There is, of course, the other route, the Barton Swing Bridge—[HON. MEMBER: "Miles away. Ask the Minister."]—and a little further downstream there is the Warburton Bridge.

South Arabian Federation (Deaths of British Soldiers) (15 May 1964)

Sir Peter Emery: (by Private Notice) asked the Minister of Defence whether he will make a statement on the tragic deaths of Captain R. Edwards and Sapper J. Warburton.

Housing (North-West Region) (24 Feb 1965)

Mr Richard Crossman: ...makes no allowance for the natural increase in the area. We reckon that about half of the area that had been intended for the new town is affected by subsidence, and by what I believe is called the Warburton fault. Also, the peat is somewhat deeper than we thought. Half the area has gone in regard to the new town, therefore, but it could be open space for the town and so remain a good...

Initial Teaching Alphabet (21 Apr 1967)

Mrs Shirley Williams: ...Department of Education cannot tell, and nor would it wish to tell, local authorities and teachers what they should do in the classrooms. However, an evaluation is going on under Professor Frank Warburton of the University of Manchester. It was commissioned by the Schools Council originally at the request of the Initial Teaching Alphabet Foundation. The report is expected in a few weeks...

Oral Answers to Questions — Roads: Tolls (9 Dec 1968)

...Act 1960 Tolls in Private Ownership Dunham Bridge Lindsey, Lincs. A57 … Dunham Bridge Act 1830 Clifton Suspension Bridge Bristol B3129 … Clifton Suspension Bridge Act 1861. Rixton and Warburton Bridge Cheshire B5159 … Rixton and Warburton Toll Bridge Act 1863. Selby Bridge Yorks, East and West Ridings. A19 … Selby Toll Bridge Act 1791 Shard Bridge Kent A588 … Shard Bridge...

Initial Teaching Alphabet (17 Dec 1969)

Mr John Tilney: ...a member of the I.T.A. Foundation, a nonprofit-making body, as is the right hon. Member for Leyton (Mr. Gordon Walker). The Report "I.T.A. An Independent Evaluation", by the late Professor Frank Warburton and Vera Southgate, and recently issued, is very clear and definite. I am sure that the House would wish to express to Mrs. Warburton and her family our sincere condolences on her...

Orders of the Day — Armed Forces (Widows' Pensions) (19 Jan 1971)

Mr Airey Neave: best in war are totally ignored by the Treasury in the sense that their widows get no pension at all. One example which I have been authorised to quote by name is the widow of Captain Warburton-Lee who led the second destroyer flotilla at Narvik in 1940 and was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross. This lady is still alive. In 1943 she married again. This time her husband was a...

Failsworth Golf Course (13 Nov 1972)

Mr Paul Rose: ...the debate, has said that the decision is acceptable to only four persons in the country, apart from the Minister. They are Mr. Roy Howarth, Mr. Ronald Williamson, Mr. Barry Hal pen and Mr. John Warburton, the directors of Greenside Development Company. It is possibly acceptable also to one other person, and that is Mr. Richard Marsh of British Railways. One understands his desire to sell...

Foreign Affairs (7 Jun 1978)

Mr Peter Blaker: ...for a long time of the £950 million line of credit which the right hon. Member for Huyton (Sir H. Wilson) offered to the Soviet Union in 1975. I was interested to see that I am backed by Mr. David Warburton, who is reported in today's newspapers as having complained at the conference of the General and Municipal Workers' Union that goods are coming into this country from the Soviet Union...

Oral Answers to Questions — Oral Answers to Questions: Soviet Trade Delegation (19 Jun 1978)

Mr Peter Blaker: Is the Secretary of State aware of the recent complaint by Mr. David Warburton, of the General and Municipal Workers' Union, about the effect on British working people of exports to this country and to Western Europe from factories constructed in the Soviet Union by British firms under the line of credit extended to the Soviet Union by the right hon. Member for Huyton (Sir H. Wilson)? Did...

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