MPs debate citizens advice bureaux

03 December 2009

Charlotte Atkins, Labour MP for Staffordshire Moorlands, opened a debate on citizens advice bureaux to celebrate the achievements of bureaux over the past 70 years and examine their current difficulties and future challenges. Kevin Brennan, Minister for Further Education, Skills, Apprenticeships and Consumer Affairs, responded to the debate

Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to consider issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.

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