Business of the House (28 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government has threatened to introduce legislation that would make it illegal for Stoke Gifford parish council in my constituency to charge for an organised sporting event that attracts several hundred people to quite a small park every weekend. Given that the Government have been a champion of localism and passed the Localism Act 2011 in the...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Treasury: Staff (28 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many officials work in his Department's Referendum Unit; and what the estimated cost of that unit is.

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Topical Questions (28 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: Will my hon. Friend reassure me that the Department is training apprentices and investing in apprentice-training programmes, so that the country can continue to have the skills and expertise to keep on with our world-leading transport infrastructure programme and improvements?

Written Answers — HM Treasury: EU Grants and Loans (28 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the UK public finances of fluctuations in the Pound Sterling-Euro exchange rate causing a decrease in funding received by the UK from EU funding schemes; and what contingencies he has arranged for such circumstances.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Transport: Infrastructure (28 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department has had with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills on supporting skills development to help deliver the Government's transport infrastructure programmes.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: EU Budget and EU Grants and Loans (28 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the UK's (a) payments to the EU, (b) receipts through EU schemes and (c) receipts through the UK rebate in each year between 2020 and 2030.

Shipbuilding on the Clyde (25 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: Does my hon. Friend share my concern that the shadow Defence Secretary’s refusal to commit her party to the NATO target of spending a minimum of 2% of GDP on defence is a threat not only to our national security, but to key equipment programmes and investment for the Type 26?

Written Answers — HM Treasury: EU Budget: Contributions (25 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the UK public finances of fluctuations in the Pound Sterling-Euro exchange rate causing an increase in the amount of the UK's contribution to the EU budget; and what contingencies he has arranged for such circumstances.

Small Weapons Trade — [Andrew Rosindell in the Chair] (20 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: Does my hon. Friend the Minister agree that it is vital that we protect our sovereign defence capability, not only for jobs and exports but for our very protection, our expertise and our ability as a sovereign country to conduct our own operations with our own kit?

Small Weapons Trade — [Andrew Rosindell in the Chair] (20 Apr 2016)
Jack Lopresti: On a point of clarification, are the people my hon. Friend cited as UK or British traders British nationals or do they just trade from the UK? There is a huge difference.


Parliament

Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber (5 May 2016)
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs; Church Commissioners and Public Accounts Commission and Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, including Topical Questions. Oral questions; 9:30 am

Business of the House (28 Apr 2016)
Chris Grayling: I shall come back to that issue in a few moments, but I of course share most of the sentiments that the hon. Gentleman has just raised. Let me deal with other issues first. I start by wishing you, Mr Speaker, and the shadow Leader of the House a very happy Ed Balls day. I never thought they would come to miss him as much as they apparently do. I was asked about the European convention on...

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