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Written Question: 11 September 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of restoring the Skipton to Colne rail route.

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EDM Supported: 11th September, 2017

That this House is concerned about the lack of parliamentary scrutiny and accountability of trade deals to which the UK is a party...

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EDM Supported: 11th September, 2018

That this House condemns the sentence passed on Nabeel Rajab, President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, who was sentenced on 10 July 2017 to two years in prison; notes that Nabeel Rajab's offence was talking to journalists and therefore relates to freedom of expression and that the charge against him was for publishing and broadcasting false news that undermines the prestige of the state...

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EDM Supported: 11th September, 2018

That this House notes with concern the increasing number of Rohingya refugees crossing from Burma into Bangladesh, with over 100,000 having fled violence, allegedly triggered by an attack by Rohingya militants on police posts, since the end of August...

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EDM Supported: 11th September, 2017

That this House notes that the global food restaurant chain McDonald’s is a hugely profitable multinational corporation and a major employer in the UK; further notes that currently many of its staff are paid below the rate recommended by the Living Wage Commission as the minimum necessary to enable a decent standard of living...

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Written Question: 8 September 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the benefits of re-opening the Skipton to Colne railway.

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