Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday, 10 July 2007

  • [David Taylor in the Chair] — Airport Security

    24 speeches

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

  • WEEE Directive

    40 speeches

    It is a pleasure, Mr. Taylor, to see you in such an obvious and deserved position of authority today. This debate has excited a lot of interest in the electrical industry, and I hope that it will...

  • Naval Base Review (Plymouth)

    14 speeches

    Devonport naval base provides support services to the Royal Navy and has done so for hundreds of years. Devonport is the largest marine complex in western Europe: the site covers 330 acres, with...

  • Global Warming

    7 speeches

    I am grateful to Mr. Speaker for allowing me the opportunity for this debate, with its emphasis on adaptation to climate change, rather than what is usually discussed, which is mitigation. I also...

  • Age Equality

    5 speeches

    I sought this debate to draw attention to the discrimination that older people face when trying to obtain goods and services. It is a timely debate, given that the Government are consulting on...

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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