Prime Minister's Questions: 21 November 2018

21 November 2018

On Wednesday 21 November, the Prime Minister was asked about Brexit, school funding and more.

Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, asked asked about chances of a no-deal Brexit, the current draft Withdrawal Agreement, the potential cost of extending the transition period and a future UK-EU Free Trade deal.

The Scottish National Party's Westminster Leader, Ian Blackford asked about alternatives to the government's deal and the impact of Brexit on individuals and communities.

Full list of topics and questioners

Conservative MP Andrew Rosindell (Romford) asked about the Brexit deal.

Conservative Neil Parish (Tiverton and Honiton) asked about potentially renegotiating the draft Withdrawal Agreement.

Conservative MP Alan Mak (Havant) asked about drug related deaths.

Labour MP Mike Amesbury (Weaver Vale) asked school funding cuts.

Conservative MP Robert Halfon (Harlow) asked initiatives to increase the number of women in Parliament.

Green MP Caroline Lucas (Brighton, Pavilion) asked about a second referendum.

Conservative MP Robert Neill (Bromley and Chislehurst) asked about the position of citizens of Gibraltar over Brexit.

Labour MP Karl Turner (Kingston upon Hull East) asked about cuts to police pensions.

Conservative MP James Cartlidge (South Suffolk) asked about WTO terms in the case of a no deal Brexit.

Labour MP Thangam Debbonaire (Bristol West) asked about statistics used to support changes to school funding.

Conservative MP Sir Nicholas Soames (Mid Sussex) asked about the future UK/EU relationship.

Labour (Co-op) MP Mr Gavin Shuker (Luton South) asked about sex trafficking.

Conservative MP Esther McVey (Tatton) asked about the EU exit date.

Labour MP Colleen Fletcher (Coventry North East) asked about police strategy for public safety.

Conservative MP George Freeman (Mid-Norfolk) asked about the potential consequences of amending the Withdrawal Agreement.

SNP MP Marion Fellows (Motherwell and Wishaw) asked about poverty.

Conservative MP Crispin Blunt (Reigate) asked about the case of Matthew Hedges, a UK national imprisoned in the UAE.

Labour MP Angela Smith (Penistone and Stocksbridge) asked about the promised Domestic Violence Bill.

Conservative MP Maria Miller (Basingstoke) asked about parliamentary initiatives to encourage women to stand for election.

DUP MP Nigel Dodds (Belfast North) asked about Northern Ireland and the Withdrawal Agreement.

Conservative MP Heidi Allen (South Cambridgeshire) asked about access to Orkambi for Cystic Fibrosis sufferers.

Liberal Democrat MP Sir Vince Cable (Twickenham) asked about arbitration under the Withdrawal Agreement.

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