Oral answers to questions - Transport - Commission on Aviation

Sir Alan Haselhurst (Saffron Walden) (Con): In the meantime, noting the results announced by the owners of Gatwick airport yesterday, does my right hon. Friend believe that competition is an important element in trying to ease the capacity problems in the London airport system?

Parliament Week

Parliament Week will take place for the second year running between the 19 and 25 November

Transport Infrastructure (Essex)

Sir Alan Haselhurst (Saffron Walden) (Con): I am grateful for this opportunity to contribute to the debate initiated by my hon. Friend the Member for Witham (Priti Patel). Infrastructure is probably too grand a word for the transport arrangements in our county.

Rail Capacity (London/Brimsdown)

Sir Alan Haselhurst (Saffron Walden) (Con): Accepting that half a loaf is better than no bread, will my hon.

Access and Facilities (House of Commons)

Sir Alan Haselhurst (Saffron Walden) (Con): Mrs Riordan, you and I are in an unusual position, in that for several years our roles were normally the other way round, but I am delighted to see you occupying the Chair.

Oral Answers to Questions - International Development

Sir Alan Haselhurst (Saffron Walden) (Con): To those who continue to doubt whether, in this time of austerity, we should stick to our eminently worthwhile target, is it not worth pointing out that 99.3% of gross national income will still be available for all other purposes?

Oral Questions to The Prime Minister

Sir Alan Haselhurst (Saffron Walden) (Con): Has my right hon. Friend’s attention been drawn to BAA’s advertisement claiming that the regular train service to Stansted takes 47 minutes, which is not universally correct across the timetable and in any case is too long?

Sir Alan signs Citizens Advice Bureau Pledge

On Wednesday 9 November, Sir Alan pledged his support for the future of funding for the Citizens Advice service at a event held at Parliament to re-launch the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Citizens Advice, hosted by the Group's new Chair, Stephen Lloyd MP. He was one of 50 MPs who signed the pledge.