Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday, 9 May 2006

  • [Mr. Martin Caton in the Chair] — NHS Maternity Services

    24 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That the sitting be now adjourned.—[Mr. Michael Foster.]

  • Cycling

    51 speeches

    I am delighted to have secured this debate. Debates on cycling policy are certainly not regular occurrences in the House, although I hope that will change, and the main purpose of my introducing...

  • Milton Keynes

    15 speeches

    I welcome the Minister to her new appointment. I congratulate her and promise not to be too harsh on her today. If I am remembered for one thing during my time as Member of Parliament for...

  • Composting

    5 speeches

    I am delighted to have the opportunity to introduce this short debate on composting as part of our waste strategy. It is timely, as this is composting awareness week, which is organised in the UK...

  • NHS Services (East Sussex)

    4 speeches

    It is good to see you in the Chair, Mr. Hancock, and I am grateful for the opportunity to start the debate three or four minutes early—and I thank the Under-Secretary of State for...

What is this?

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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