Caroline Flint has accused the Government of saying one thing and doing another on Sunday Trading. The MP told a Commons Committee examining the Enterprise Bill: "On two occasions, senior figures in our political system — the Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Prime Minister — have seemed to say one thing to get the support of the House and the electorate, and then down the road it seems they have changed their view. Perhaps that was already their plan."
Read the full speech below.
Caroline Flint has welcomed a lobby of Parliament by Usdaw members to oppose the Government’s proposal to devolve Sunday trading regulations.