The following are links to video footage of Tommy's speeches in the House of Commons

 

Contributions to Debates

Tommy Sheppard
15 January 2018

I sought assurances from the UK Government that they will do all they can to protect jobs at Carillion. It was, after all, the government who continued to give these contracts out, not the employees. 

Tommy Sheppard
10 January 2018
New ministerial team in the Cabinet Office but still not able to answer a question. Given she disagrees with my analysis does that mean the Government has changed its mind and we'll no longer be getting a plan to increase voter registration? Cabinet Office Questions - 10th Jan 18Posted by Tommy Sheppard MP on Wednesday, 10 January 2018 ...
Tommy Sheppard
09 January 2018
Westminster convention dictates that the the third party (that's us these days) has to sum up in all debates - even the ones that aren't that relevant to us. I was asked to sum up for the SNP in the Westminster Hall debate on Yorkshire devolution. It's quite different from our desire for complete independence. That said I have a lot of sympathy for parts of England who want more local control ove...
Tommy Sheppard
06 December 2017

Earlier today I finally extracted a commitment from the UK Government to amend clause 11 of the #EUWithdrawalBill during Scottish Office questions. But they can’t say when.

 
Tommy Sheppard
06 December 2017

Here's my contribution to the debate in Westminster Hall on the effect of Israeli demolitions on Palestinian communities

Tommy Sheppard
04 December 2017
Here's my speech from the debate on the #EUWithdrawalBill before we voted on crucial amendments to protect devolution. ...
Tommy Sheppard
30 November 2017
I took part in the debate on deafness and had my first go at British Sign Language - something I may well need one day given my own hearing loss. Scotland’s already passed a BSL Bill, it's time for Westminster to follow suit. ...
Tommy Sheppard
29 November 2017
A perfect example of not answering the question - illustrating all that is wrong with PMQs. PMQ 29th Nov 17Posted by Tommy Sheppard MP on Wednesday, 29 November 2017 ...
Tommy Sheppard
28 November 2017

My take on the budget as part of the debate this week.

 

Tommy Sheppard
22 November 2017
I've been trying to get information on this for months. But still no clear answer as to how many civil servants are working on Brexit and how much it will cost. Cabinet Office Questions - 22nd Nov 17Posted by Tommy Sheppard MP on Wednesday, 22 November 2017 ...