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Fabian Hamilton's Recent Appearances (TheyWorkForYou)

British Prisoners in Iran | Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday 18th July 2017 6:11PM

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Hollobone. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Hampstead and Kilburn (Tulip Siddiq), who has secured this timely debate and has... [read more]

Human Rights | The Secretary of State Was Asked | Commons debates

Tuesday 11th July 2017 1:00AM

As the Government celebrated their victory in the High Court over arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the number of people affected by the cholera epidemic in Yemen passed 300,000. Humanitarian workers... [read more]

Common Defence and Security Policy | Oral Answers to Questions - Defence | Commons debates

Monday 10th July 2017 1:00AM

The European Defence Agency supports the improvement of defence capabilities and provides a forum for European co-operation on research and development. Will the Secretary of State be... [read more]

Yemen: Political and Humanitarian Situation | Westminster Hall debates

Wednesday 5th July 2017 6:14PM

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mrs Moon. I join in the congratulations to my hon. Friend the Member for Cardiff South and Penarth (Stephen Doughty). He has been a powerful... [read more]

Road Infrastructure - [Mrs Cheryl Gillan in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Wednesday 5th July 2017 10:41AM

It is projected that by 2020 the spending on roads will be £86 per head, whereas the spending on cycling will be reduced to just 72p per head. Does my hon. Friend think that, when we are... [read more]

Kurdistan Region in Iraq - [Philip Davies in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday 4th July 2017 4:32PM

That is entirely why I voted against this country’s participation in the invasion of Iraq. Yes, it resulted in the deposing of the dictator Saddam Hussein, but it also resulted in some of... [read more]

Kurdistan Region in Iraq - [Philip Davies in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday 4th July 2017 4:32PM

It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Davies. I congratulate the hon. Member for Filton and Bradley Stoke (Jack Lopresti), the chair of the all-party group on the Kurdistan... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 2:46PM

I thank the Minister for giving way because I realise that time is short. I spoke earlier about Icesave and the £50,000 maximum compensation ceiling. Those who lost money with Icesave and... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 1:22PM

I thank the hon. Gentleman for his intervention, because one of the great things we do in this House is to work on moral issues such as Equitable together, across party lines. I am proud to work... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 1:22PM

Absolutely. That is a very good point. People were encouraged to save for themselves exactly because neither the state nor the individual wanted people to have to depend on the state always... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 1:22PM

I certainly do agree, and I will go on to make that point. It is the very reason I took up this cause in the first place. Like many of my colleagues, I had believed that only the wealthy invested... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 1:22PM

I completely agree with the hon. Gentleman. Unfortunately, the time available limits what I can say about the judgment, and I want to talk about what we need to do now. By the time Equitable was... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 1:22PM

Indeed, I do agree, and I will go on to say something about that, but there is also a third dimension, which is that we have a moral duty to ensure that the Equitable Life policyholders are... [read more]

Equitable Life Policyholders: Compensation | Commons debates

Thursday 23rd March 2017 1:22PM

It is a pleasure to follow the hon. Member for Harrow East (Bob Blackman), with whom I have worked for the past few years as—I should declare this—the co-chair of the all-party group... [read more]

Iran’s Influence in the Middle East - [Mr David Nuttall in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Wednesday 22nd March 2017 10:36AM

The hon. Gentleman has a brilliant reputation in the House of Commons for standing up for the rights of persecuted Christians anywhere in the world. Of course I agree that we should always point... [read more]

Iran’s Influence in the Middle East - [Mr David Nuttall in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Wednesday 22nd March 2017 10:36AM

I congratulate, as everybody else has, the hon. Member for Hendon (Dr Offord) on eventually securing this debate, despite the setbacks of two weeks ago that were totally outside his control. In... [read more]

UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - [Mr Gary Streeter in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday 21st March 2017 3:37PM

Many of us have had constituents saying, “I have spare bedrooms; come and use my bedroom. I am offering it to those families.” Let me conclude so that the Minister can answer the many... [read more]

UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - [Mr Gary Streeter in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Tuesday 21st March 2017 3:37PM

I thank every Member who has contributed this afternoon, but most especially I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Brent Central (Dawn Butler). Sadly, this debate is more important than... [read more]

NATO Spending Target | Oral Answers to Questions - Defence | Commons debates

Monday 13th March 2017 12:00AM

Last month, the International Institute for Strategic Studies concluded that the Government have in fact missed the 2% NATO defence spending target, and that they would have missed it by even... [read more]

Turkey: Human Rights and the Political Situation - [Mr Peter Bone in the Chair] | Westminster Hall debates

Thursday 9th March 2017 4:08PM

I apologise that I will not be able to take up that point, but perhaps we can come back to it when the Foreign Affairs Committee’s report comes out. Let me briefly touch on women’s... [read more]