What is question time?

What is question time?

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Cheryl Gillan on parliamentary questions

Question time is a chance for backbench MPs and the opposition to ask ministers what's going on in government departments.


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About this interview

Twelve MPs were interviewed to appear in MP For A Week, our online game designed to support the teaching of citizenship and political literacy.

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