Prime Minister's Questions: 28 November 2018

28 November 2018

On Wednesday 28 November, Prime Minister Theresa May answered MPs' questions on Brexit, the economy and more.

Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, asked about the Brexit economic analysis, the Government's EU Withdrawal plan and the effect on poverty, Northern Ireland and Brexit, the publication of the legal advice relating to the EU withdrawal agreement and an alternative plan for Brexit.

The Scottish National Party's Westminster Leader, Ian Blackford, asked about the increase in poverty following Brexit and the rights of Scottish people following leaving the EU.  

Full list of topics and questioners

Labour MP, Rosie Cooper (West Lancashire), asked about Northern Rail performance issues.

Conservative MP, Douglas Ross (Moray), asked about future of the fishing industry and strength of the Union.

Labour (Co-op) MP, Tracy Brabin (Batley and Spen), asked about the investigation into child sexual abuse in the Church of England.

Conservative MP, John Lamont (Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk), asked about Small Business Saturday.

Scottish National Party MP, Douglas Chapman (Dunfermline and West Fife), asked about the Act of Union and Brexit negotiations.

Conservative MP, Anne-Marie Trevelyan (Berwick-upon-Tweed), asked about an alternative to the current Brexit deal.

Scottish National Party MP, David Linden (Glasgow East), asked about statutory paternity leave for premature baby care.

Conservative MP, Theresa Villiers (Chipping Barnet), asked about the National Police Funding settlement and police resources.  

Labour (Co-op) MP, Dame Louise Ellman (Liverpool, Riverside), asked about a second referendum.

Conservative MP, Sir Desmond Swayne (New Forest West), asked about persecution of Christians in Jerusalem.

Conservative MP, Simon Hoare (North Dorset), asked about Small Business Saturday and the provision of rural cash machines.

Liberal Democrat Leader, Sir Vince Cable (Twickenham), asked about a no deal scenario.

Conservative MP, Anne Main (St Albans) asked about plastics and waste reduction.

Conservative MP, Sir David Amess (Southend West), asked about the Brexit deal.

Labour MP, Dan Carden (Liverpool, Walton), asked about Cammell Laird.

Conservative MP, Zac Goldsmith (Richmond Park), asked about the case of Asia Bibi.

Independent MP, Charlie Elphicke (Dover), asked about people traffickers and immigrants crossing the English Channel.

Labour MP, Mrs Sharon Hodgson (Washington and Sunderland West), asked about funding for the Tyne and Wear rescue service

Scottish National Party MP, Gavin Newlands (Paisley and Renfrewshire North), asked about the Helms green energy scandal. 

Conservative MP, Andrea Jenkyns (Morley and Outwood), asked about the removal of a constituent from a database and GDPR rules.

Labour MP, Bambos Charalambous (Enfield, Southgate), asked about the Guardianship (Missing Persons) Act 2017.

Conservative MP, Peter Bone (Wellingborough), asked about legal obligations for financial payments to the European Union.

Labour MP, Liz Kendell (Leicester West), asked about the Chancellor's comments on Brexit analysis.

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