The debate on the Queens Speech (Motion for an Address) on Tuesday 14 January 2020 will be on education and local government. The debate is expected to start at 12.30 unless delayed by any ministerial statements or urgent questions.Jump to full report >>
This landing page provides a series of links for the Queen’s Speech debate on Tuesday 14 January, covering education and local government. It also provides a short briefing paper (full report below) on local government developments during the current Prime Minister’s term of office, including the Towns Fund, Future High Streets Fund, and the 2020-21 Local Government Finance Settlement.
Local Government Association Queen's Speech: LGA responds to national skills fund announcement
Association of Colleges Queen's Speech - AoC responds
FENews, Government’s education funding announcement in the Queen’s Speech, 19 December 2019
Reviewing and reforming local government finance, 15 March 2019
Commons Briefing papers CBP-8789
Authors: Mark Sandford; Philip Brien