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European Assembly (Elections)

Volume 961: debated on Tuesday 23 January 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will introduce legislation to make provision for holidaymakers to vote in the European elections which are to be held in June by enabling them to vote in an official place up to two weeks before polling day.

No. The Government have accepted the recommendation of the Select Committee on Direct Elections that in general the normal United Kingdom parliamentary electoral law

RECEPTION OF GIRLS INTO PRISON DEPARTMENT ESTABLISHMENTS UNDER CERTIFICATES OF UNRULINESS SEPTEMBER-NOVEMBER 1978
MonthCourt of Summary JurisdictionOffenceEstablishment to which remanded*Period of remand (days)
SeptemberLiverpoolCriminal damageRisley7
HydeTheftRisley7
WidnesBurglaryRisley5
BilstonUnauthorised taking of vehicleRisley2
WolverhamptonBreach of bail. Unauthorised taking of vehicle.RisleyCommitted for trial.
ChersterfieldArsonRisley7
ShirehallArsonHolloway5
ChelmsfordTheft, obstructing policeHolloway11
NewhamGrievous bodily harmHolloway6
OctoberGrimsbyAssault occasioning actual bodily harm.Low Newton7
SheffieldAssaulting police officer (two counts).Risley14
WiganUnauthorised taking of vehicle, no insurance.Risley14
Leamington SpaCriminal damagePucklechurch3
Leamington SpaCriminal damagePucklechurch3
BirminghamRobberyRisley7
Brimingham†RobberyRisley7
Brimingham†RobberyRisley5
WolverhamptonAssaulting police officerRisley7
WalsallPossessing offensive weaponRisley7
MansfieldFalse declaration to obtain benefit.Risley7
Chesterfield†ArsonRisley7
ShirehallTheftHolloway5
Newham†Grievous bodily harmHolloway6
BarnetCriminal damageHolloway3
WillesdenRobberyHolloway7
WillesdenRobberyHolloway7
Newham (West)Assault occasioning actual bodily harm.Holloway1

should apply to the conduct of European Assembly elections.