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I absolutely agree with my hon. Friend. Of course, in Dorset and in her constituency, the deprivation is spread over a vast area.
I think that the right hon. Gentleman is playing with figures slightly.
The hon. Gentleman clearly does not know the make-up of my constituency.
Before I start—and I shall not speak for long—it would be negligent of me not to thank the chief constable of Dorset, Debbie Simpson, and
I hear what the hon. Gentleman says with his example.
It is well known in the House that my right hon.
I welcome my right hon. Friend’s White Paper.
May I entirely concur with my right hon. Friend’s comments so far as the Queen is concerned, and add my congratulations to Her Majesty?