Canlyniadau 101–120 o 2051 ar gyfer speaker:Viscount Thurso

Oral Answers to Questions — House of Commons Commission: Staff Reward (23 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: On morale, the most recent staff survey shows that 84% of the staff spoken to would recommend the House of Commons and PICT as a good place to work, and that is up on last year’s 76%, so I think that actually morale has been improving, particularly since we have come to a settlement on pay and other matters. With regard to contracts, I would point out that the House, in its endeavours to...

Oral Answers to Questions — House of Commons Commission: Mouse Control (23 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: That suggestion has been made from time to time, most recently and specifically by the hon. Lady, who suggested a rescue cat or two from Battersea Dogs and Cats Home in our exchanges on 6 February. The idea has a clear appeal and has therefore been given full and proper consideration by the House authorities. However, that consideration showed that there are very clear practical and...

Oral Answers to Questions — House of Commons Commission: Mouse Control (23 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: The hon. Lady has made reference to the significant rodent problem in this place, and measures are being taken to combat that through pest control. On the possibility of having a cat, given the scale and size of the estate, it would be necessary to have a great number of cats to make any real impact, and having a herd of cats on the Parliamentary Estate would present a number of difficulties....

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Training (22 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: For a number of years the House Service has run comprehensive management skills programmes which over 200 managers have attended. These programmes have been externally verified and offer nationally recognised qualifications for participants who wish to complete additional assignments. Under these schemes, nine managers have achieved a formal qualification from the Institute of Leadership and...

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Palace of Westminster (13 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: The temporary marquee positioned outside St Stephen’s Entrance is housing temporary search lanes while essential work is undertaken on the Cromwell Green Entrance search facilities. This work is scheduled to be completed by 19 October and the Cromwell Green Entrance will then reopen. The temporary marquee will be removed following a short period of commissioning and testing of the new...

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (13 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: Mr Speaker did not interview any internal or external candidates engaged in the selection process for the Clerk of the House and Chief Executive before their interviews with the selection panel. Internal and external applicants selected for interview all took the opportunity for an informal meeting with Mr Speaker.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (13 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: Following the interview panel a letter was sent to Ms Mills by Mr Speaker informing her that, in accordance with procedures, her name and approved biographical details had been sent to the Prime Minister so that he might present them to Her Majesty The Queen for approval. The letter was not an offer of employment as the Clerk of the House is appointed by the Crown by letters patent, on the...

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (13 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: No external candidates were offered a meeting with the Speaker before they made their application.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (13 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: It is not the Commission’s practice to disclose details of the interview process; however, one panel member declared knowledge of two external candidates during the panel’s discussions.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (13 Hyd 2014)

John Thurso: It is not the Commission’s practice to disclose confidential personal information of this nature.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Nurseries (15 Med 2014)

John Thurso: The House of Commons Nursery has the capacity to care for 40 children, of which no more than 15 can be under the age of two. In each of the last three years, average usage of the nursery was 2011/12: 25%; 2012/13: 31%; 2013/14: 41%. Usage is highest at times of the week and times of the year when the House is sitting. Usage continues to increase with 14 new applications made at the end of...

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (11 Med 2014)

John Thurso: Applicants for the role of Clerk of the House and Chief Executive applied in confidence. Records relating to the recruitment process constitute the personal data of the applicants. It would still be possible to identify personal information about individuals following the redaction of names and other personal data from records of the panel discussion. It is not the Commission’s practice to...

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Library: Secondment (11 Med 2014)

John Thurso: In her speech to Members of both Houses in Westminster Hall on 21 June 2012 Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi urged the UK to provide “practical help” to support moves to democracy in Burma. The initial secondment of a senior researcher from the House of Commons Library to work with the Burmese Parliament for 6 months from January 2014 was authorised by the Clerk of the House....

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (10 Med 2014)

John Thurso: Panel members were not formally asked to declare previous contacts. However, during the interview process and as part of the panel discussion a number of panel members did declare their prior knowledge of external candidates.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (10 Med 2014)

John Thurso: Expressions of interest were not invited for persons to serve on the selection panel. The members of the panel were chosen by Mr Speaker to ensure political and gender balance and the need for external input. The panel composition was considered by the House of Commons Commission on 16 June. It would be inappropriate to publish a list of those considered and rejected for panel membership.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Clerk of the House (10 Med 2014)

John Thurso: I refer the hon. Gentleman to my answer of 5 September 2014, Official Report, column 345W, to the right hon. Member for Chelmsford (Mr Burns).

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Speaker's Commission on Digital Democracy (10 Med 2014)

John Thurso: No salary is paid to members of the Speaker's Commission on Digital Democracy for carrying out their responsibilities on the Commission; to date a total of £3,819.03 in travel expenses has been incurred.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Carol Mills ( 9 Med 2014)

John Thurso: I refer the hon. Gentleman to my answer of 8 September 2014, Official Report, column 430W, to the right hon. Member for Chelmsford (Mr Burns). The panel was not made aware of the investigations before reaching its conclusion.

Written Answers — House of Commons Commission: Pay ( 9 Med 2014)

John Thurso: The House of Commons is an accredited London Living Wage Employer. In order to obtain our licence the House had to satisfy the Living Wage Foundation that no directly employed or contracted workers engaged to work on the Parliamentary estate are paid less than the London Living Wage (LLW). The House of Commons has gone further than its obligations under this licence by adopting a policy of...


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