Government answers to questions about the contradictions in policies of the devolved Parliaments and Westminster about children and the ability of grandparents to support their grandchildren because of number restrictions; and a reply about the relationship between euthanasia and suicide rates in the Netherlands.

Government answers to questions about the contradictions in policies of the devolved Parliaments and Westminster about children and the ability of grandparents to support their grandchildren because of number restrictions; and a reply about the relationship between euthanasia and suicide rates in the Netherlands.

Lord Bethell, the Department of Health and Social Care, has provided the following answer to your written parliamentary question (HL8105): Question By Lord Alton of Liverpool:To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the reasons why (1)...

In Parliament this evening I called for an independent re-examination of the now contested Expert Working Group Report’s conclusions into Primados. Ten years since I first pressed the Government to take action to help those who have been victims of the drug Primados the Report of Baroness Cumberlege is a milestone in the campaign for justice.

In Parliament this evening I called for an independent re-examination of the now contested Expert Working Group Report’s conclusions into Primados. Ten years since I first pressed the Government to take action to help those who have been victims of the drug Primados the Report of Baroness Cumberlege is a milestone in the campaign for justice.

It is ten years since I first pressed the Government to take action to help those who have been victims of the drug Primados. Finally, and thanks to the excellent Report of (Baroness) Julia Cumberlege we have last seen some progress....

Kill the Bill Not Northern Ireland’s Future. Northern Ireland Stands United In Defiance of Westminster’s New Law To Impose Abortion Up To 28 Weeks Gestation. Huge Crowds Gather Peacefully at Stormont To Make Their Voices Heard.

Kill the Bill Not Northern Ireland’s Future. Northern Ireland Stands United In Defiance of Westminster’s New Law To Impose Abortion Up To 28 Weeks Gestation. Huge Crowds Gather Peacefully at Stormont To Make Their Voices Heard.

  With Fiona Bruce MP, MLAs Carla Lockhart and Paul Givan and Irish Senator, Ronan Mullen at Stormont, September 2019. ============================= Kill the Bill Not Northern Ireland ‘s Future.... Speech in the House of Lords 7.52 pm Lord Alton of Liverpool (CB)...

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For 18 years David Alton was a Member of the House of Commons and today he is an Independent Crossbench Life Peer in the UK House of Lords.

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