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Alex Salmond saga 'a crisis of credibility' for Holyrood (13 minutes old)

Opposition leaders question why the Crown Office asked for written evidence from Alex Salmond to be redacted.

Summer catch-up schools planned for pupils in England (38 minutes old)

A total of £700m will help ensure "no child is left behind" due to the pandemic, Boris Johnson says.

Cladding: Warning not to leave flat owners facing huge safety bills (45 minutes old)

Rebel Tory MPs are urging the government to ensure leaseholders are protected from extra costs.

Windrush generation offered £12m in compensation (3 hours old)

Priti Patel praises the progress, but admits there is "more work to do" to build bridges with the community.

Johnson has LGBT 'blind spot', says first openly gay cabinet minister (15 hours old)

The UK's first openly gay cabinet minister, Lord Smith, urges the PM to diversify his top team.

Covid: Figures show pre-pandemic fly-tipping rise across England (1 hour 56 minutes old)

Local authorities say bids to tackle illegal waste dumping have been "limited" by the pandemic.

Beijing 2022: Boris Johnson rejects boycott call over Uighur 'genocide' (1 hour 25 minutes old)

Lib Dem leader Sir Ed Davey tells Boris Johnson he must act over "genocide" of the Uighur people.

Covid-19: Outbreak 'shows Napier Barracks not Covid-safe' (4 hours old)

Nearly 200 people test positive at Kent barracks, where up to 28 asylum seekers shared a dormitory.

Brexit: Irish Sea border grace periods to be discussed (1 hour 26 minutes old)

The grace periods mean checks and controls on goods going from GB to NI are not fully implemented.

Handforth Parish Council could be abolished under boundary review (6 hours old)

A boundary review suggests merging the rowdy local authority with neighbouring Wilmslow.

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Daniel Poulter's recent appearances (TheyWorkForYou)

Coronavirus: Vaccination | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (2 days old [22/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to support elderly people to book appointments for covid-19 vaccination (a) online, (b) on the phone...

Voter Fraud | Cabinet Office | Commons debates (13 days old [11/02/21])

The Minister will be aware that, during the previous election and, indeed, during the 2017 election, there was considerable concern about students potentially voting in more than one location. Is...

Voter Fraud | Cabinet Office | Commons debates (13 days old [11/02/21])

What plans he has to tackle voter fraud in elections.

Coronavirus: Vaccination | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (15 days old [09/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that all vulnerable people are coded correctly by their GP surgery to ensure they receive...

Coronavirus: Vaccination | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (16 days old [08/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans his Department has to ensure that (a) rural parts of Suffolk and (b) all other parts of the UK receive adequate supplies of...

Coronavirus: Suffolk | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (19 days old [05/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure NHS and social care staff in Suffolk receive same day testing for covid-19.

Coronavirus: Suffolk | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (19 days old [05/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure key workers in Suffolk receive same day testing for covid-19.

Tourism: Suffolk | Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport | Written Answers (20 days old [04/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, if he will provide financial support to the tourism sector in Suffolk during the period of the national covid-19 lockdown that...

Coronavirus: Vaccination | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (23 days old [01/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that all individuals in the most vulnerable groups receive their covid-19 vaccination...

Coronavirus: Vaccination | Department of Health and Social Care | Written Answers (23 days old [01/02/21])

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if his Department will take steps to ensure that rural areas can effectively (a) store and (b) distribute covid-19 vaccinations.

Sandy Martin's recent appearances (TheyWorkForYou)

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (Suffolk) | Commons debates (476 days old [05/11/19])

I thank the hon. Gentleman and agree that underlying all of this is a lack of resource, but I think the problem is not the formula, but the overall lack of resource. I have met parents whose...

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (Suffolk) | Commons debates (476 days old [05/11/19])

The hon. Gentleman is absolutely correct; he has put his finger right on the main point. Two days ago, in response to the news that I had secured this debate, I received an email from a...

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (Suffolk) | Commons debates (476 days old [05/11/19])

May I, Mr Speaker, add my congratulations to those already given in respect of your elevation, both metaphorically and physically, to the speakership? Suffolk has a greater than average number of...

Beverage Containers: Recycling | Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs | Written Answers (482 days old [31/10/19])

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether the impact assessment entitled, Introducing a deposit return scheme on beverage containers, included an assessment...

Plastic Pollution | Environment, Food and Rural Affairs | Commons debates (482 days old [31/10/19])

Thank you, Mr Speaker, for making me feel welcome in the short time I have been here so far. After “The Blue Planet” and other television programmes, after the in-depth investigations...

Beverage Containers: Recycling | Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs | Written Answers (483 days old [30/10/19])

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment she had made of the implications for her policies of the Impact Assessment entitled, Introducing a Deposit...

Beverage Containers: Recycling | Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs | Written Answers (483 days old [30/10/19])

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what estimate she has made of the potential annual (a) costs and (b) savings accruing to local authority finances of a...

Grenfell Tower Inquiry | Commons debates (483 days old [30/10/19])

I thank the right hon. Lady for giving way. Does she not accept that, while phase 2 will need to deal with these more difficult issues, there are hundreds and hundreds of families still living in...

Grenfell Tower Inquiry | Commons debates (483 days old [30/10/19])

I was going to make exactly the same point as my hon. Friend the Member for Sheffield South East (Mr Betts).

Grenfell Tower Inquiry | Commons debates (483 days old [30/10/19])

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