Ref NoWEA/PP/H/67
CollectionBernard Weatherill Papers
TitleHansard's Parliamentary Debates for the House of Commons with annotations and additions, 6 November 1984
Date21 November 1984 - 28 November 1984
Extent16 docs
DescriptionParliamentary Debates (Hansard) House of Commons. 6th series, Vol 68 No 12. Wednesday, 21 November 1984. London, HMSO. Concerns the suspension of the House when Norman Fowler the Secretary of State for Social Services attempted to give a statement on the reduction of benefits to striker's dependants. Also included are press cuttings generally commenting favourably on the Speaker's action; extracts of Hansard for previous similar incidents; letters of congratulations on his handling of the situation and suggestions that Ted Leadbitter no longer be the Chairman of the Committees.
NotesPrevious reference number: WEA/PP/H67/0561663
Related PersonFowler, Norman, Baron Fowler, (1938-), Conservative MP for Sutton Coldfield (1974-2001), Secretary of State for Social Services (1981-1987)
Leadbitter, Edward, (1919-1996), Labour MP for Hartlepool (1964-1992)
CategoryPrinted publications
Press cuttings
Access conditionsThis material is available for consultation at the University of Kent's Special Collections & Archives reading room, Templeman Library, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NU (
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