Westminster Hall debate on Skills Strategy

20 January 2011

Robert Halfon, Conservative MP for Harlow, moved a debate in Westminster Hall on Wednesday 19 January 2010 on the subject of the Government's Skills Strategy.

MPs discussed vocational skills, apprenticeships and routes into training that provide an alternative to university. 

Watch and read the views expressed by MPs who took part in the debate.

Westminster Hall debates

Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to discuss 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.

Image: iStockphoto

More news on: Parliament, government and politics, Parliament, Business, industry and consumers, Education, Employment and training, Adult education, Employment schemes, Training, Adult education, Further education, Companies, Commons news

Share this page