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Westminster Hall debates

Wednesday, 25 April 2001

  • [Mr. Michael Lord in the Chair]

  • New Deal (Scotland)

    61 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That the sitting be now adjourned.--[Mrs. McGuire.]

  • Child Sex Trafficking (West Sussex Social Services)

    48 speeches

    I am pleased to have secured this debate after many weeks of trying in the ballot. Over the past five years, the problem of child sex trafficking has reared its ugly head in West Sussex, largely...

  • Armed Service Pilots

    4 speeches

    I am grateful for the opportunity to initiate this short debate on the recruitment, training and retention of pilots in our armed services. I am delighted that my right hon. Friend the Secretary...

  • Sex Education

    11 speeches

    I am grateful for the opportunity to speak about sex education in schools. Sadly, our country suffers from among the highest levels of under-age pregnancy and divorce in the developed world. The...

  • Igroup plc

    2 speeches

    Shortly after the general election in 1997, I was contacted by my constituents, David and Pauline Spencer. In 1992, they had run into financial difficulties and were put in touch with Wilmslow...

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Opened in December 1999, Westminster Hall is aimed at fostering a new style of debate. Sessions are open to all MPs, who sit in a horseshoe arrangement which is meant to encourage constructive rather than confrontational debate.

The meetings are presided over by a Deputy Speaker and there are no votes.

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