2 May 2019

Rebecca Pow, the MP for Taunton Deane, is leading a Westminster Hall debate on Wednesday, 4 July between 9.30am-11.00am.

The subject is speech, language and communication support for children.

The debate follows a series of parliamentary questions that Ms Pow and other MPs and Peers have asked about Bercow: Ten Years On. It represents an excellent opportunity to have the report debated in Parliament and to hear the what the Government propose to do in relation to speech, language and communication support for children.

If you want to help us with the debate, you can:

Contact your MP:

  • you can contact your local MP, either via Twitter or email, asking them to attend the debate and, where possible, intervene to express their support for Bercow: Ten Years On and pledge to work towards having the recommendations implemented.

You can find your MP’s contact details here.

Share material with your MP:

  • when you contact your MP, you can share the briefing note we have prepared for the debate and the two-page summary of the report.

Briefing note – Speech, language and communication support for children

Bercow: Ten Years On summary report

On Wednesday, 4 July you can watch the debate via this link:


If you want any further information or advice, please contact peter.just@rcslt.org