Hugh Robertson responds to a back bench MP’s debate on the prevalence of high stake roulette machines - fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) - in high street betting shops.
Hugh Robertson answers questions from back bench MPs on topics including promoting tourism on our canals, the Department's review on B2 gaming machines, the timing of the FA Cup final and soccer violence. Read more about Culture, Media and Sport Questions
Hugh Robertson comments on Lady Thatcher's death:
"Lady Thatcher was the dominant post war British Prime Minister. Quite apart from being the first woman to hold this post, she changed this country forever to the extent where no subsequent government, even those politically opposed to her, have been able to roll back her reforms.
"She is one of the great figures of modern political history and will be greatly missed." Read more about Hugh Robertson comments on the death of Lady Thatcher
Hugh Robertson responds to a back bench MP’s adjournment debate on the role that participation in outdoor pursuits can play in supporting tourism, health, well-being and sports-related activity. Read more about Hugh Robertson responds to debate on Outdoor Pursuits
Hugh Robertson responds to a back bench MP’s debate on the announcement that the grand départ of the Tour de France in 2014 will take place in Yorkshire.