Parliamentary Debate

Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill (Programme) (No. 2)

During a debate on the allocation of Parliamentary time to debate the Bill, Charles asks why the Bill needs to be rushed through the House and, in particular, why the referendum needs to be held next year? [read more] about Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill (Programme) (No. 2)

Dissolution of Parliament Debate: Charles calls for scrutiny of constitutional changes

Charles calls on the Government to recognise the strength of feeling amongst backbench MPs and allow proper time for scrutiny of constitutional changes on fixed term Parliaments and the requirement for 55% of MPs to call an early general election. [read more] about Dissolution of Parliament Debate: Charles calls for scrutiny of constitutional changes

Mental Health Debate

Charles highlights the fact that there will always be a need for in-patient care and raises his concerns that the loss of acute beds will result in very sick people being left out in the community without the help and support they need. [read more] about Mental Health Debate

Child Poverty Bill

Charles raises concerns about childhood obesity and demands straight answer. [read more] about Child Poverty Bill

Copenhagen Climate Change Conference debate

Charles Walker asks how our ambitious targets for reducing carbon emissions can be compatible with a forecast increase in population of 10 million in the same time period? [read more] about Copenhagen Climate Change Conference debate

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