Gale and Blackford bid for Commons debate on Frozen Pensions
March 28, 2017 Frozen Pensions 5 Comments
On 28 March 2017, APPG Chair, Sir Roger Gale MP (Con), and Vice Chair, Ian Blackford (SNP) appeared before the Backbench Business Committee to bid for parliamentary time for a debate on frozen pensions.
Their application for a motion to consider the matter of UK State Pensions payable to recipients outside of the UK was supported by Sir Peter Bottomley MP (Con), Christopher Chope MP (Con), Gerald Howarth MP (Con), Jeremy Lefroy MP (Con), Philip Davies (Con), Kate Hoey MP (Lab), Roger Godsiff MP (Lab), Mhairi Black (SNP), Greg Mulholland MP (LD), Liz Saville Roberts MP (PC) and Caroline Lucas MP (Grn).
You can watch Gale and Blackford make their case and take questions from the Backbench Business Committee below: