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Monday 16 Feb 1998

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Column: 745

Oral Answers to Questions [16 Feb 1998]

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT [16 Feb 1998]

Television Licences [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Crausby -- Television Licences [16 Feb 1998]

The Minister for Arts (Mr. Mark Fisher)

Mr. Crausby

Mr. Fisher

Sir Sydney Chapman

Mr. Fisher

Column: 746

National Lottery Grants [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Barnes -- National Lottery Grants [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Skinner -- National Lottery Grants [16 Feb 1998]

The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (Mr. Chris Smith)

Mr. Barnes

Mr. Smith

Mr. Skinner

Mr. Smith

Mrs. Virginia Bottomley

Column: 747

Mr. Smith

Mr. Maude

Mr. Smith

Digital Television (Wales) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gareth Thomas -- Digital Television (Wales) [16 Feb 1998]

The Minister for Film and Tourism (Mr. Tom Clarke)

Mr. Thomas

Mr. Clarke

Mr. Gale

Column: 748

Mr. Clarke

Children's Development [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Woolas -- Children's Development [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Woolas

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Tyrie

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Maclennan

Mr. Fisher

Televised Test Cricket [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Pickthall -- Televised Test Cricket [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Mr. Pickthall

Column: 749

Mr. Smith

Public Libraries [16 Feb 1998]

Ms Moran -- Public Libraries [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Ms Moran

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Evans

Column: 750

Mr. Fisher

National Lottery (Matched Funding) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Sheerman -- National Lottery (Matched Funding) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Mr. Sheerman

Mr. Smith

National Lottery (Disbursement) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Green -- National Lottery (Disbursement) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Green

Column: 751

Mr. Fisher

Ms Walley

Mr. Fisher

National Lottery (West Midlands) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Corbett -- National Lottery (West Midlands) [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Corbett

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Steen

Madam Speaker

Column: 752

Film Industry [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Forth -- Film Industry [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Mr. Forth

Mr. Clarke

Mr. Pike

Mr. Clarke

Mr. Ian Taylor

Mr. Clarke

Mr. Gareth R. Thomas -- Film Industry [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Column: 753

Mr. Thomas

Mr. Clarke

Mr. Bercow

Mr. Clarke

Theatre [16 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Ellman -- Theatre [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Mrs. Ellman

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Steen

Column: 754

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Steen

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Hanson

Mr. Fisher

Press Complaints Commission [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chope -- Press Complaints Commission [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Mr. Chope

Mr. Smith

Column: 755

Mr. Maude

Mr. Smith

Drug Abuse [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Timms -- Drug Abuse [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Mr. Timms

Mr. Clarke

Musical Instrument Tuition [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. David Heath -- Musical Instrument Tuition [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Mr. Heath

Column: 756

Mr. Smith

Football [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Bob Russell -- Football [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Mr. Russell

Mr. Smith

MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO (MILLENNIUM EXPERIENCE) [16 Feb 1998]

Management [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Loughton -- Management [16 Feb 1998]

The Minister without Portfolio (Mr. Peter Mandelson)

Column: 757

Mr. Loughton

Madam Speaker

Mr. Loughton

Mr. Mandelson

Hon. Members

Madam Speaker

Mr. Mandelson

Ms Abbott

Mr. Mandelson

Column: 758

Mr. Maude

Mr. Mandelson

Regional Content [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mitchell -- Regional Content [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mandelson

Mr. Mitchell

Mr. Mandelson

Mr. Spring

Mr. Mandelson

Mr. Skinner

Column: 759

Mr. Mandelson

Visitors [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. David Heath -- Visitors [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mandelson

Mr. Heath

Mr. Mandelson

CHURCH COMMISSIONERS [16 Feb 1998]

The hon. Member for Middlesbrough, representing the Church Commissioners, was asked-- [16 Feb 1998]

Ethical Investment [16 Feb 1998]

Ann Clwyd -- Ethical Investment [16 Feb 1998]

Column: 760

Mr. Stuart Bell (Second Church Estates Commissioner, representing the Church Commissioners)

Ann Clwyd

Mr. Bell

Mr. Simon Hughes

Mr. Bell

Clergy [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Clergy [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Stuart Bell

Column: 761

Mr. Baker

Mr. Bell

Mr. Pike

Mr. Bell

Mr. Lansley

Mr. Bell

European Convention on Human Rights [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Bradshaw -- European Convention on Human Rights [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Stuart Bell

Mr. Bradshaw

Column: 762

Mr. Bell

Land Assets [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chope -- Land Assets [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Stuart Bell

Mr. Chope

Mr. Bell

MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO (MILLENNIUM EXPERIENCE) [16 Feb 1998]

Cost [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Cost [16 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mandelson

Mr. Baker

Column: 763

Mr. Mandelson

Mr. Mackinlay

Column: 764

Mr. Mandelson

Column: 765

Points of Order [16 Feb 1998]

3.31 pm
Mr. Francis Maude (Horsham)

Madam Speaker

Mr. Barry Sheerman (Huddersfield)

Madam Speaker

Mr. Andrew Lansley (South Cambridgeshire)

Madam Speaker

Column: 766

Mr. Tam Dalyell (Linlithgow)

Madam Speaker

Mr. Dale Campbell-Savours (Workington)

Madam Speaker

Column: 767

Orders of the Day [16 Feb 1998]

Human Rights Bill [Lords] [16 Feb 1998]

Madam Speaker

3.37 pm
The Secretary of State for the Home Department (Mr. Jack Straw)

Column: 768

Mr. Julian Brazier (Canterbury)

Mr. Straw

Column: 769

Mr. A. J. Beith (Berwick-upon-Tweed)

Mr. Straw

Column: 770

Column: 771

Mr. Douglas Hogg (Sleaford and North Hykeham)

Mr. Straw

Mr. Dominic Grieve (Beaconsfield)

Mr. Straw

Mr. Simon Hughes (Southwark, North and Bermondsey)

Column: 772

Mr. Straw

Mr. Kevin McNamara (Hull, North)

Mr. Straw

Column: 773

Column: 774

Column: 775

Mr. Gerald Kaufman (Manchester, Gorton)

Mr. Straw

Column: 776

Mr. Hogg

Mr. Straw

Mr. David Ruffley (Bury St. Edmunds)

Mr. Straw

Several hon. Members

Mr. Straw

Mr. Kaufman

Mr. Straw

Column: 777

Mr. John Bercow (Buckingham)

Mr. Straw

Mr. Gerald Howarth (Aldershot)

Mr. Straw

Column: 778

Miss Ann Widdecombe (Maidstone and The Weald)

Mr. Straw

Mr. McNamara

Mr. Straw

Column: 779

Mr. Kaufman

Mr. Straw

Column: 780

Sir Nicholas Lyell (North-East Bedfordshire)

Mr. Straw

Column: 781

4.28 pm
Sir Brian Mawhinney (North-West Cambridgeshire)

Column: 782

Column: 783

Mr. Gareth Thomas (Clwyd, West)

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 784

Mr. Straw

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. McNamara

Column: 785

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. McNamara

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 786

Mr. David Lock (Wyre Forest)

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. Hogg

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 787

Mr. Rhodri Morgan (Cardiff, West)

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 788

Mr. Gareth Thomas

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. Straw

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Straw

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. Bercow

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 789

Column: 790

Mr. Deputy Speaker

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. Deputy Speaker

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mrs. Gwyneth Dunwoody (Crewe and Nantwich)

Mr. Deputy Speaker

Column: 791

Sir Brian Mawhinney

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (Mr. Mike O'Brien)

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 792

Mr. Edward Leigh (Gainsborough)

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Column: 793

Mr. Straw

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Mr. Michael J. Martin)

Column: 794

Human Rights Bill [Lords] [16 Feb 1998]

5.21 pm
Mr. Terry Davis (Birmingham, Hodge Hill)

Column: 795

Mr. Ruffley

Mr. Davis

Column: 796

Mr. McNamara

Mr. Davis

5.32 pm
Miss Ann Widdecombe (Maidstone and The Weald)

Column: 797

Mr. Leigh

Miss Widdecombe

Column: 798

5.40 pm
Mr. Kevin McNamara (Hull, North)

Column: 799

Mr. Hogg

Mr. McNamara

Column: 800

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. McNamara

Mr. Terry Davis

Mr. McNamara

Miss Widdecombe

Mr. McNamara

Column: 801

Column: 802

Column: 803

6.1 pm
Mr. Robert Maclennan (Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross)

Column: 804

Mr. Hogg

Column: 805

Mr. Maclennan

Column: 806

Column: 807

Mr. Bercow

Mr. Maclennan

Mr. McNamara

Mr. Maclennan

Column: 808

6.24 pm
Mrs. Ann Cryer (Keighley)

Column: 809

6.29 pm
Mr. Humfrey Malins (Woking)

Column: 810

Mr. Desmond Browne (Kilmarnock and Loudoun)

Mr. Malins

Column: 811

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Malins

Mr. Lock

Mr. Malins

Column: 812

6.42 pm
Mr. Paul Stinchcombe (Wellingborough)

Mr. Desmond Swayne (New Forest, West)

Mr. Stinchcombe

Column: 813

Mr. Ruffley

Mr. Stinchcombe

Mr. Bercow

Mr. Stinchcombe

Column: 814

Column: 815

Column: 816

6.59 pm
Mr. Douglas Hogg (Sleaford and North Hykeham)

Column: 817

Column: 818

Mr. Gareth Thomas

Mr. Hogg

Column: 819

Mr. Browne

Mr. Hogg

Mr. Leigh

Mr. Hogg

Column: 820

Mr. Grieve

Mr. Hogg

Mr. Maclennan

Column: 821

Mr. Hogg

7.19 pm
Fiona Mactaggart (Slough)

Mr. Swayne

Fiona Mactaggart

Column: 822

Mr. Bercow

Fiona Mactaggart

Column: 823

Mr. Leigh

Fiona Mactaggart

Mr. Ruffley

Fiona Mactaggart

Column: 824

Mr. Hogg

Fiona Mactaggart

Column: 825

Mr. McNamara

Fiona Mactaggart

Column: 826

Mr. David Ruffley (Bury St. Edmunds)

Mr. Swayne

Mr. Ruffley

Column: 827

Mr. Browne

Mr. Ruffley

Mr. Browne

Mr. Ruffley

Mr. Lock

Mr. Ruffley

Column: 828

Mr. Vernon Coaker (Gedling)

Mr. Ruffley

Column: 829

Several hon. Members

Mr. Deputy Speaker (Sir Alan Haselhurst)

7.50 pm
Mr. Desmond Browne (Kilmarnock and Loudoun)

Column: 830

Column: 831

7.59 pm
Mr. Dominic Grieve (Beaconsfield)

Mr. Swayne

Mr. Grieve

Column: 832

Column: 833

8.9 pm
Mr. David Lock (Wyre Forest)

Column: 834

Column: 835

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Lock

Mr. Gareth Thomas

Mr. Lock

Column: 836

8.21 pm
Mr. Gerald Howarth (Aldershot)

Column: 837

Fiona Mactaggart

Column: 838

Mr. Howarth

8.33 pm
Mr. Ross Cranston (Dudley, North)

Column: 839

Column: 840

Mr. Gerald Howarth

Mr. Cranston

Column: 841

8.44 pm
Mr. John Bercow (Buckingham)

Column: 842

Mr. Beith

Mr. Bercow

Column: 843

8.56 pm
Mr. Gareth Thomas (Clwyd, West)

Column: 844

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Thomas

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Thomas

Column: 845

9.3 pm
Mr. Edward Leigh (Gainsborough)

Mr. Swayne

Mr. Leigh

Column: 846

Column: 847

Mr. Denis MacShane (Rotherham)

Mr. Leigh

Column: 848

9.13 pm
Mrs. Theresa May (Maidenhead)

Mr. MacShane

Mrs. May

Column: 849

9.20 pm
Sir Nicholas Lyell (North-East Bedfordshire)

Column: 850

Column: 851

Mr. Straw

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 852

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Column: 853

9.40 pm
The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (Mr. Mike O'Brien)

Column: 854

Column: 855

Column: 856

Column: 857

Column: 858

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. O'Brien

Sir Brian Mawhinney

Mr. O'Brien

Sir Nicholas Lyell

Mr. O'Brien

Column: 859

Division No. 171 (Human Rights Bill [Lords]) [16 Feb 1998]

Column: 862

Division No. 172 (Human Rights Bill [Lords]) [16 Feb 1998]

Column: 866

Column: 867

PETITION [16 Feb 1998]

Save Our Countryside [16 Feb 1998]

10.26 pm
Mr. Jonathan Sayeed (Mid-Bedfordshire)

Column: 868

Education Funding (Rutland) [16 Feb 1998]

10.28 pm
Mr. Alan Duncan (Rutland and Melton)

Column: 869

Column: 870

Column: 871

Column: 872

10.45 pm
The Minister for School Standards (Mr. Stephen Byers)

Column: 873

Column: 874


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