House of Commons

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RORY SPEAKS ON THE WORKING CONDITIONS OF PRISON OFFICERS

Rory: It is a great pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Henry. I pay tribute to my hon. Friend Gordon Henderson. It is important for the Houses of Parliament to focus on prisons and in particular on the service of prison officers. As my hon. Friend pointed out in his substantial and eloquent speech—he […]

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RORY SPEAKS ON PREVENTING MOBILE PHONES IN PRISONS

Rory: This is about bringing in new technology. What this is really about is powers that will enable the Secretary of State to spend money, once the new technology is developed, to insert the new material. The approximate cost would be in the low millions per site, but we do not have the exact costs at […]

Addressing the House of Commons

RORY SPEAKS ON UPSKIRTING

Rory Stewart: I pay tribute to the hon. Lady for the work that she has done on this important issue. Upskirting is a disgusting and horrifying offence. There is a great deal more that we can do to educate the police and prosecuting authorities about their current ability to prosecute offenders under the outraging public […]