Lords summer recess written answers 28 August

29 August 2012

One of the ways the House of Lords scrutinises and challenges the work of the government is through written questions.

Every week during the summer recess, Lords Hansard publishes written answers online to questions submitted by members of the Lords.

The subjects for written statements and answers on Tuesday 28 August included:

  • Broadband: 4G mobile
  • Children: Northern Ireland and England
  • EU media
  • Higher education for 16-19 year olds
  • Holocaust education
  • Ofsted
  • Schools: Academies, creationism, free meals and funding
  • Teachers trained overseas

The Government Whips Office publishes the dates for members to table questions for written answers.   

Previous questions for written answers and statements

Further information

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