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In the Commons Stephen Barclay, the Brexit secretary, is taking questions, and he has just been asked by the Labour MP Jo Stevens to condemn this comment from David Campbell Bannerman, a Conservative MP, about Airbus.
Expect super Project Fear today from @Airbus. Here we have a German CEO putting EU interests first before his own employees. A disgrace. As with Galileo UK should make plans to take over these plants and sell into the global marketplace with our own planes https://t.co/ATamRy9zzP
There are two urgent questions in the Commons today.
Two UQs from 1035:
1. @ChrisLeslieMP to ask @LiamFox on maintaining EU Free Trade Agreements after the UK leaves the EU.
2. @Imran_HussainMP to ask @DavidGauke on the report by HM Inspectorate of Probation into the management and supervision of men convicted of s****l offences.