Prime Minister's Questions: 19 December 2018

19 December 2018

On the final Prime Minister's Questions before the Christmas recess, Prime Minister Theresa May answered MPs' questions on no-deal preparations, homelessness and more. 

Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, asked about Brexit, the meaningful vote, the Northern Ireland backstop and no-deal preparations,

The Scottish National Party's Westminster Leader, Ian Blackford, asked about business preparations in case of no-deal and a vote of no confidence in the Government.

Full list of topics and questioners

Labour MP, Mike Amesbury (Weaver Vale), asked about leasehold mis-selling.

Conservative MP, Alberto Costa (South Leicestershire), asked about the status of EU citizens' rights in the case of no-deal Brexit. 

Labour MP, Grahame Morris (Easington), asked about public health funding.

Conservative MP, Tim Loughton (East Worthing and Shoreham), asked about funding priorities for the new year.

Labour MP, John Mann (Bassetlaw), asked about anti-Semitism in the UK.

Conservative MP, Sir Roger Gale (North Thanet), asked about the Christmas recess.

Conservative MP, Andrew Bridgen (North West Leicestershire), asked about land reform in South Africa.

Labour (Co-op) MP, Jonathan Reynolds (Stalybridge and Hyde), asked about homelessness in the UK.

Conservative MP, Maria Caulfield (Lewes), asked about access of defibrillators.

Conservative MP, Kevin Hollinrake (Thirsk and Malton), asked about whistleblowing in the financial sector.

Labour MP, Dan Jarvis (Barnsley Central), asked about winter mortality.

Conservative MP, Gary Streeter (North West Devon), asked about SEN provision.

Conservative MP, Dr Sarah Wollaston (Totnes), asked about no-deal and the NHS.

Labour (Co-op) MP, Stella Creasy (Walthamstow), asked about no-deal Brexit.

Labour MP, Ian C. Lucas (Wrexham), asked about motor neurone disease and the benefit system. 

Conservative MP, Justine Greening (Putney), asked about the Christmas recess.

Labour MP, Chris Elmore (Ogmore), asked about immigration targets.

Conservative MP, Dame Caroline Spelman (Meriden) asked about Brexit and the manufacturing sector.

Labour MP, Lilian Greenwood (Nottingham South), asked about Brexit.

Conservative MP, Anna Soubry (Broxtowe) asked about the meaningful vote.

Labour MP, Mary Glindon (North Tyneside), asked about availability of medicine for a constituent.

Conservative MP, Philip Davies (Shipley), asked about legal advice on financial obligations in the case of a no-deal Brexit.

Scottish National Party MP, Peter Grant (Glenrothes), asked about impact of Brexit.

Conservative MP, Paul Scully (Sutton and Cheam) asked about behaviour in the Commons Chamber.

DUP MP, Nigel Dodds (Belfast North), asked about changes to the Withdrawal Agreement.

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