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Volume 501: debated on Wednesday 2 December 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families if he will make an assessment of the potential effects on the incidence of family breakdown of trends in the level of geographical mobility. (302033)

We are not aware of evidence specifically linking trends in geographical mobility to the incidence of relationship breakdown in families. However, in the context of the planned Families and Relationships Green Paper, the Department has considered the factors which can influence family relationships and how families can be supported to sustain loving and resilient relationships.