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MPs debate the North East devolution deal

19 November 2015

On Thursday 26 November MPs took part in a debate on the North East devolution deal in Westminster Hall. This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a bid from Mr Nicholas Brown on 10 November.

This debate was opened by Nicholas Brown, Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne East.

Watch the debate and read the transcript

Backbench Business Committee

The Backbench Business Committee meets weekly on Tuesdays to consider requests for debates from any backbench Members of Parliament on any subject.

Further Information

About Parliament: Select Committees
How the Backbench Business Committee works

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