Prime Minister's Questions: 7 February 2018

07 February 2018

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, answered questions from  MPs' questions on crime reporting, state pension age, the NHS and more.

Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, asked questions on crime levels and police cuts, crime recording, gun crime, the effect of Government cuts on public safety.

Ian Blackford, leader of the SNP in Westminster, asked about RBS bank closures and women and the state pension age.

Full list of topics and questioners

Labour MP Liz Mcinnes (Heywood and Middleton) asked about quality and standards of PIP assessments.

Conservative MP Craig Mackinlay (South Thanet) asked about Thanet District Council Local Plan.

Labour MP Jenny Chapman (Darlington) asked about learner drivers and accident levels.

Conservative MP Rehman Chisti (Gillingham and Rainham) asked about the Coroner's Act.

Labour MP Dennis Skinner (Bolsover) asked about NHS funding.

Conservative MP Philip Davies (Shipley) asked about the post of the Disability Commissioner.

Labour (Co-op) MP Ged Killen (Rutherglen and Hamilton West) asked about Universal Credit online services.

Conservative MP Dr Andrew Murrison (South West Wiltshire) asked about the Royal Marines.

Labour MP Stephen Morgan (Portsmouth South) asked about crime levels and police numbers.

Conservative MP Alberto Costa (South Leicestershire) asked about a National Planning Framework.

Liberal Democrat MP Layla Moran (Oxford West and Abingdon) asked about the Vagrancy Act.

Conservative MP Alec Shelbrooke (Elmet and Rothwell) asked about cancer survival rates.

Labour MP Thelma Walker (Colne Valley) asked about cuts to Kirklees Council budget.

Conservative MP Derek Thomas (St Ives) asked about NHS funding in the South-West.

Conservative MP Sir William Cash (Stone) asked about Brexit negotiations.

Conservative MP Chris Philp (Croydon South) asked about Brexit negotiations.

Liberal Democrat MP Sir Vince Cable (Twickenham) asked about trade negotiations with the USA, and the NHS.

Conservative MP Michelle Donalan (Chippenham) asked about religious persecution of Christians.

Labour MP Hilary Ben (Leeds Central) asked about the Customs Union and the border with Ireland.

Conservative MP Robert Halfon (Harlow) asked about hospital car park charges.

Labour MP Helen Goodman (Bishop Auckland) asked about modern slavery.

Conservative MP Bill Grant (Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock) asked about exporting products from Scotland.

Labour MP Jack Dromey (Birmingham Erdington) asked about the GKN takeover bid.

Conservative MP Maggie Throup (Erewash) asked about the Housing Infrastructure Fund

SNP MP Alison Thewliss (Glasgow Central) asked about job centre closures.

Conservative MP Vicky Ford (Chelmsford) asked about online intimidation.

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