• Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders (15 Oct 2019)
    Angus MacNeil: Oppression everywhere has a long history of always being legal. We know that, and that statement was made by my hon. Friend the Member for Glenrothes (Peter Grant) earlier. I would like to say to Catalans watching today that, in fact, I was in a debate earlier with a Tory and a Labour politician who support Catalonia, so this is cross-party. T […]
  • Imprisonment of Catalan Leaders (15 Oct 2019)
    Angus MacNeil: Oppression everywhere has a long history of always being legal. We know that, and that statement was made by my hon. Friend the Member for Glenrothes (Peter Grant) earlier. I would like to say to Catalans watching today that, in fact, I was in a debate earlier with a Tory and a Labour politician who support Catalonia, so this is cross-party. T […]
  • Backbench Business: Sanctions Policy and Implementation — [Philip Davies in the Chair] (3 Oct 2019)
    Thomas Tugendhat: ...supporting the Committee’s work and recognising the challenge that we all face, on whichever side of the House we sit, are extremely well received; I thank him for them. The hon. Member for Glenrothes (Peter Grant) spoke extremely well on behalf not just of his party but of the House. He recognised many areas in which we all face similar […]
  • Child Maintenance Service: Payment Recovery from Absent Parents (2 Oct 2019)
    Justin Tomlinson: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Owen. I pay tribute to the hon. Member for Glenrothes (Peter Grant) for calling this debate. On the basis of all the contributions, it is clear that this is one issue that unites those in all parts of the House, and that we want to do the very best for those receiving parents who have ta […]
  • Scottish Parliament: Nursery Funding (Deferred Entry to Primary School) (2 Oct 2019)
    Jenny Gilruth: ...into work, study or training. Quality early learning and childcare is crucial for all children. Ross Greer mentioned play-based learning. A couple of weeks ago, I was in Warout primary school in Glenrothes and met the primary 1 class, who were learning all about being in the police. On opening the door, I was surrounded by tiny four and fiv […]
  • Road Improvements (A92 at Glenrothes) (2 Oct 2019)
    Road Improvements (A92 at Glenrothes)
  • Business of the House (25 Sep 2019)
    Jacob Rees-Mogg: The hon. Gentleman reminds everybody that I stood in his constituency many years ago, in1997. Standing in Glenrothes was a great honour and privilege, and the people of his constituency are fantastic people—[Interruption.] They did not vote for me, but that is a separate matter. That does not stop them being good people. I am not so exclusiv […]
  • Brexit Readiness: Operation Yellowhammer (25 Sep 2019)
    Karin Smyth: Picking up on the points well made by the hon. Member for North Down (Lady Hermon) and the Minister’s response to the hon. Member for Glenrothes (Peter Grant), I, too, appreciate that the right hon. Gentleman’s comments have been much more thoughtful than many made about Ireland from others on his Front Bench and in the rest of his party. Howeve […]
  • Scottish Parliament: Doors Open Days 2019 (5 Sep 2019)
    Fiona Hyslop: ...that you have a keen interest in that, Presiding Officer—and the world famous Italian chapel in Orkney. The cultural embassies also shine a light on less familiar connections, such as between Glenrothes and Estonia, and Perth and Malta. I congratulate the Scottish Civic Trust on that imaginative initiative, which celebrates our European ties […]
  • Scottish Parliament: European Union Exit (No Deal) (5 Sep 2019)
    Jenny Gilruth: ..., all the days lost to the Brexit debate that could have been spent tackling poverty in their communities, and the fear that they are no longer welcome to call this country home. In Mid Fife and Glenrothes, we like to make things that travel around the world—from Tanqueray gin at the Cameron Bridge distillery to the aluminium pigment used i […]