Caroline Flint

Standing up for Don Valley.

My speeches

CF_determined_energy_price_cap060318.JPGThe Government is introducing a cap on gas and electricity bills, something I have campaigned for since 2015.

See my speech during the Second Reading of the Domestic Gas and Electricity (Tariff Cap) Bill.

Energy Price Cap - long overdue - see my speech

The Government is introducing a cap on gas and electricity bills, something I have campaigned for since 2015. See my speech during the Second Reading of the Domestic Gas and...

CF_close_up_with_name080218.JPGRead my speech in the Commons debate on Community Bank Closures

Caroline Flint (Don Valley) (Lab)

I am sure that we all heed your words, Madam Deputy Speaker, and thank you for your consideration this afternoon. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Stoke-on-Trent North (Ruth Smeeth) and the hon. Member for Hazel Grove (Mr Wragg) on securing the debate.

Thorne & Bawtry bank closures - Why I’m angry about RBS secrecy

Read my speech in the Commons debate on Community Bank Closures Caroline Flint (Don Valley) (Lab) I am sure that we all heed your words, Madam Deputy Speaker, and thank you... Read more

vote100intervention2_close_up.JPGCaroline Flint has asked for parliament to gather stories from every MP of women who campaigned for Votes for Women in every constituency in the UK.

The MP argued that history is about "ordinary people doing extraordinary things".

Caroline told the Commons:

"This is an amazing day for all of us women who have been elected to Parliament. I am the 201st woman to be elected.

Votes for Women - Let's tell their stories says Flint

Caroline Flint has asked for parliament to gather stories from every MP of women who campaigned for Votes for Women in every constituency in the UK. The MP argued that... Read more

CF_close_up_-_new.JPGOn Tuesday 14 November, I was invited to give a speech on The Future of Energy, by Speaker Bercow, as part of the Speaker's Lecture Series.  You can watch my speech HERE.

The Future of Energy - Caroline Flint

On Tuesday 14 November, I was invited to give a speech on The Future of Energy, by Speaker Bercow, as part of the Speaker's Lecture Series.  You can watch my... Read more

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Every British home is to get a smart meter by 2020.  Poor Government decisions have added to the cost of smart meters for bill payers.  Read my speech below, or watch it HERE.

Smart Meters Bill - read my speech

Every British home is to get a smart meter by 2020.  Poor Government decisions have added to the cost of smart meters for bill payers.  Read my speech below, or... Read more

Caroline_Flint_policy_exchange_smile.JPGWatch my response to Professor Richard Tuck's speech "Brexit, A prize in Reach for the Left". The event was organised by Policy Exchange on 17 July 2017.

To watch Richard Tuck's speech click HERE.

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The Left and Brexit - my speech at Policy Exchange

Watch my response to Professor Richard Tuck's speech "Brexit, A prize in Reach for the Left". The event was organised by Policy Exchange on 17 July 2017. To watch Richard...

CF_QS_Debate_2017_1.PNGWatch my speech in the debate on the Gracious Address (Queens Speech).  Click HERE or on the photo.

Or read the full text below:

Caroline Flint, debate on the Queens Speech 29 June 2017

Watch my speech in the debate on the Gracious Address (Queens Speech).  Click HERE or on the photo. Or read the full text below: Read more

CF_HOC_Chamber_25012017_4_close_up.JPGMy verdict on the Government's management of prisons - see my speech in Parliament. 

"On this Government’s watch, the Government are failing, too. They are failing in their duty to care for prison officers and staff; failing in their duty of care of prisoners who are more likely to be assaulted, to injure themselves or take their own life; failing in their duty of care to the public, as they are failing to reduce recidivism; and failing the taxpayer.

Read the full speech below:

Caroline Flint - Government is failing prisons

My verdict on the Government's management of prisons - see my speech in Parliament.  "On this Government’s watch, the Government are failing, too. They are failing in their duty to... Read more

Caroline_Abda_081216_-_light.JPGSpeech by Caroline Flint to the National Conference of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresource Association (ABDA), 8 December, in London.

Caroline's Speech on the Future of Green Gas

Speech by Caroline Flint to the National Conference of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresource Association (ABDA), 8 December, in London. Read more

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Caroline's speech at the launch of the Education & Skills Commission report

I want to congratulate the Commission for its work and, I hope, for setting the direction of a new journey for Doncaster. Read more

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