Prime Minister's Questions: 13 June 2018

13 June 2018

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, answered MPs' questions in the House of Commons Chamber on Wednesday 13 June 2018.

The Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, asked about the G7 meeting, Brexit transition period, publication of Brexit White Paper, the Foreign Secretary's comments on Brexit and Brexit negotiations.

The Scottish National Party's Westminster Leader, Ian Blackford, asked about Scotland and the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill and asked that the House sit in private.

The Speaker asked Mr Blackford to leave the Chamber for the remainder of the day.

Full list of topics and questioners

Labour MP Gareth Thomas (Harrow West) asked about tax for co-operatives.

Conservative MP Mr Mark Harper (Forest of Dean) asked about immigration policy after Brexit.

Conservative MP Richard Drax (South Dorset) asked about funding for flood defences in Weymouth.

Conservative MP Luke Hall (Thornbury and Yate) asked about youth employment rates.

Labour MP Sandy Martin (Ipswich) asked about British citizenship for EU citizens who have lived in the UK for a long period of time.

Conservative MP Sir Bernard Jenkin (Harwich and North Essex) asked about the Grenfell Tower inquiry.

Labour MP Julie Cooper (Burnley) asked about the case of a vulnerable constituent.

Conservative MP Ms Nadine Dorries (Mid Bedfordshire) asked about safety of passengers in over-crowded trains.

Labour (Co-op) MP Dr David Drew (Stroud) asked about PIP appeals in Gloucestershire.

Conservative MP John Whittingdale (Maldon) asked about UK support for Ukraine.

Labour MP Jo Stevens (Cardiff Central) asked about the abortion in the Northern Ireland.

Conservative MP Julia Lopez (Hornchurch and Upminster) asked about treatment for Neuroblastoma.

Conservative MP Mr Jacob Rees-Mogg (North East Somerset) asked about amendments to the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill.

Conservative MP Jack Lopresti (Filton and Bradley Stoke) asked about the proposed expansion of The Mall at Cribbs Causeway.

Labour MP Jeff Smith (Manchester, Withington) asked about Northern Rail.

Conservative MP Bim Afolami (Hitchin and Harpenden) asked about the quality of train services in Hertfordshire.

Labour MP Chris Williamson (Derby North) asked about schools in conflict zones and arms sales.

Conservative MP Bob Blackman (Harrow West) asked about the legacy of Gena Turgel.

Labour MP Anne McMorrin (Cardiff North) asked about her ten minute rule motion on packaging.

Conservative MP Philip Davies (Shipley) asked about a meaningful vote on the Brexit deal.

Labour MP Chris Evans (Islwyn) asked about a medal for nuclear test veterans.

Conservative MP Giles Watling (Clacton) asked about global gender equality.

Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake (Carshalton and Wallington) asked about the future of the UK car industry after Brexit.

Conservative MP Iain Stewart (Milton Keynes South) asked about bullying in schools.

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