Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday, 10 July 2012

  • [Sir Roger Gale in the Chair]

  • BBC

    51 speeches

    Motion made, and Question proposed, That the sitting be now adjourned.—(Mr Vaizey.)

    • Scottish Separation

      49 speeches

      It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Roger. I am delighted that I have been able to secure this Westminster Hall debate on a vital issue to the future of Scotland and its...

    • [John Robertson in the Chair]

      27 speeches

      If that were really the case, Mr Robertson, I would be the first person to jump to the aid of my Scottish National party colleagues to support them, but it is not. It is only a film; it is only...

      Community Banks

      10 speeches

      The case for local community banking and the break-up of the Royal Bank of Scotland to create a series of local banks has never been stronger. Since the global financial crash, the merits of a...

      NHS Services (Trafford)

      7 speeches

      I am pleased to be able to hold this debate. I am particularly pleased that my hon. Friend the Member for Stretford and Urmston (Kate Green) is with me. I hope she will have the opportunity to...

      Illegally Tethered Horses

      21 speeches

      It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship today, Mr Robertson. I am delighted to have secured a debate this afternoon on an issue of great concern to many of my constituents. The problem...

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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