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Bob suggests loans for outlets to pay staff who join volunteer forces

During a debate on support for workers during the coronavirus outbreak, Bob suggested that money be provided to outlets that may otherwise have been forced to close, on the condition that employees continue to be paid if they then become part of a volunteer force to help the vulnerable during thi

Bob urges healthy living to minimise coronavirus impact

During a debate in the House of Commons on the coronavirus situation, Bob asked the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care if the public health agenda will encourage people to lead healthier lives, such as by giving up smoking, to minimise underlying health conditions and reduce the number

Bob enquires about local authority borrowing

Bob asked the Leader of the House to address the potential issue that, while the lower interest rate announced in the budget would allow local authorities to borrow more cheaply to build council homes, there was a risk that councils would abuse this power to buy income generating retail centres i