Statement on Royal Mail: 12 September 2013

12 September 2013

Minister of State at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, Michael Fallon, made a statement in the House of Commons on Thursday 12 September 2013 on the future of Royal Mail

Shadow Business, Innovation and Skills Minister, Ian Murray, responded to the statement on behalf of the Opposition.

Oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday) and after any Urgent Questions. Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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