Ian Liddell-Grainger's recent appearances (TheyWorkForYou)

Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
I will be very brief; I promise I will not wind up the debate, Mr Hollobone. I am confused, because the Minister says that there must be local involvement, but also that local stakeholders must...
Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
Will the Minister say these wonderful words: there should be a referendum?
Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
My hon. Friend and I have worked together for many years, and I totally respect his guidance and thoughts on this. That is a wake-up call to the Minister. We need to have referendums, because...
Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
I could not have put it better myself. My hon. Friend does a phenomenal job up on the north flank of Somerset. He is absolutely correct in what he says. We must take local opinion into...
Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
My hon. Friend is absolutely right. He was a county councillor, and so was fully aware of the situation—more so than any of us. I am delighted to see that my hon. Friend the Member for...
Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
He says from a sedentary position that he was not, so that is me in the doghouse already. The idea came from the dangerous mind of the chief executive, a tiny little man called Alan...
Somerset County Council: Unitary Status - [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates
I beg to move, That this House has considered Somerset County Council’s plans for unitary status. Thank you for calling me, Mr Hollobone. I am delighted to see my hon. Friend the Member...
Business of the House | Commons debates
As the Leader of the House is aware, Public Works Loan Board funds can be used by local councils to borrow money at a very cheap rate. Taunton Deane Borough Council is borrowing £16 million...
Electric Cables: Fire Prevention | Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government | Written Answers
To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what the current minimum reaction to fire classifications are for cables in (a) hospitals, (b) schools, (c) homes and...
Business of the House | Oral Answers to Questions - Transport | Commons debates
Following on from the point made by my hon. Friend the Member for Christchurch (Sir Christopher Chope), I have the same situation. May we have a debate in Government time on local democracy? My...