Westminster Hall debates

Wednesday, 20 March 2002

  • [Sylvia Heal in the Chair]

  • Walsgrave Hospital, Coventry

    15 speeches

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

  • Age Discrimination

    42 speeches

    I am grateful for this opportunity to debate age discrimination. This is a timely debate, particularly given that the Government are consulting on the equal treatment directive. That consultation...

  • Car-jacking

    4 speeches

    I am grateful for the opportunity to raise the issue of car-jacking for what I believe is the first time in this House. May I ask my hon. Friend the Minister to pass on my congratulations and...

  • Solihull Hospital

    9 speeches

    I am grateful to the Under-Secretary of State for Health for taking this debate. I respect her and her office. I come with an all-party mandate from Solihull and, whereas there may be the odd...

  • Mr. Gordon Downie

    2 speeches

    Before moving into the substance of my contribution, I hope that you will indulge me, Mr. Taylor, if I make two preliminary and vital comments. Today, British soldiers once again stand on the...

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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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