Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday, 17 July 2007

  • [Mr. Peter Atkinson in the Chair] — Immigration

    28 speeches

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

  • Epilepsy Services

    31 speeches

    I am pleased to have obtained this debate, which is about epilepsy services and the all-party group on epilepsy's report entitled, "Wasted Money, Wasted Lives". It is a hard-hitting report about...

  • Cancer Screening

    2 speeches

    I am delighted to have the opportunity to introduce a debate on cancer screening, which is a continuation of an interest that I have had ever since I entered the House. I had debates on cervical...

  • Cycling Deaths (Abergele)

    4 speeches

    On 8 January 2006, Thomas Harland, aged 14, Maurice Broadbent, aged 61, Dave Horrocks, aged 55, and Wayne Wilkes, aged 42—all members of the Rhyl cycling club—were killed when a car...

  • NHS Emergency Care

    2 speeches

    It is a delight to speak under your chairmanship, Miss Begg. I am pleased to have obtained a debate on this issue as it is one of the most important things facing patients and staff in the...

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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