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Prime Minister's Questions

Wednesday 26 January 2011

Fuel duty, youth unemployment and autism were on the agenda at today’s Prime Minister’s Questions.

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Fuel duty, youth unemployment and autism were on the agenda at today’s Prime Minister’s Questions.

The Prime Minister also took questions on the Holocaust Memorial day, hospices and maths teachers.

Follow the links below to read the PMQs transcript or to watch the broadcast again.

Question-by-question guide

The Prime Minister answered questions on:

  • Fuel duty
  • Growth figures
  • Maths teachers
  • Hepatitis C
  • Disabled people in care homes
  • MP’s allowances
  • Phone hacking
  • Holocaust Memorial Day
  • Youth unemployment
  • Hospices
  • Bangladesh
  • Autism
  • Loan sharking
  • Bank bonuses
  • Blackpool
  • Apprenticeships

Extra information

Prime Minister’s Questions is an opportunity for MPs from all parties to question the Prime Minister on any subject, although they usually focus on the key issues of the day.

The half-hour session, which takes place on Wednesdays while Parliament is in session, starts with a routine question from an MP about the Prime Minister’s engagements.