25/03/15 First Great Western

Commons Hansard 25 Mar 2015 First Great Western Mr. Ian Mearns (Gateshead): To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department plans to announce the timetable for the Greater Western franchise before 30 March 2015. Claire Perry, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport): As announced on 23 March, the new Direct Award for the […]

03/03/15 Health: waiting times

Commons Hansard 3 Mar 2015 Health: waiting times Mr. Ian Mearns (Gateshead): Waiting times are so much more crucial for children and young people with mental health issues. The Minister of State, Department of Health (Norman Lamb):: I totally agree. When I embarked on the mission to introduce waiting time standards in mental health, I […]