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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-09-06more like thismore than 2017-09-06
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what his policy is on circumstances in which the special share in the Green Investment Bank (GIB) held by the Green Purposes Company Ltd can be used to approve or reject changes to GIB's green purposes as set out in the objects of its Articles of Association. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Richmond Park more like this
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Zac Goldsmith more like this
unstar this property uin 8995 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-09-13more like thismore than 2017-09-13
star this property answer text <p>Following the sale of the Green Investment Bank (GIB), should the company wish to amend, remove or alter the green objective within the objects of its Articles of Association, it must seek written approval from the Green Purposes Company Limited (GPC), which holds a special share in GIB (now called the Green Investment Group (GIG)).</p><p> </p><p>The five trustees of GPC, who are independent of Government and the GIG, will form a judgement on the proposed amendment, and will either approve or reject the change to ensure that the green mission of the GIG is not weakened.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Devizes more like this
star this property answering member printed Claire Perry more like this
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less than 2017-09-13T13:46:12.47Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-13T13:46:12.47Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Claire Perry more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Zac Goldsmith more like this
657312
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-12-12more like thismore than 2016-12-12
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he has taken to advance the green economy since his Department was established. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birmingham, Selly Oak more like this
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Steve McCabe more like this
unstar this property uin 57076 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-15more like thismore than 2016-12-15
star this property answer text <p>The creation of the new department reflects the Government’s vision to put action on climate change and a low carbon economy at the centre of Britain’s economic future.</p><p>Action by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State includes reaffirming the Government’s commitment to spend £730m of annual support on renewable electricity projects over this parliament; setting out details for the next Contracts for Difference auction where companies will compete for the first £290m worth of contracts for renewable electricity projects; proceeding with Hinkley Point C which will create 26,000 jobs; and consulting on how to close unabated coal-fired power stations.</p><p>At the Autumn Statement the Government announced £4.7 billion investment to enhance the UK’s position as a world leader in science and innovation, laying the foundation for delivering an ambitious Industrial Strategy and a low carbon economy.</p><p>Looking ahead to next year, following the setting of the Fifth Carbon Budget in July 2016, the department will publish the Government’s emissions reduction plan which will set out how we will reduce emissions through the 2020s.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2016-12-15T16:21:57.637Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-15T16:21:57.637Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Steve McCabe more like this
681384
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star this property date less than 2017-01-30more like thismore than 2017-01-30
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to the Answer of 15 December 2016 to Question 57076, on the Green Investment Bank, how much of the £4.7 billion investment will be directed to low carbon innovation projects. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birmingham, Selly Oak more like this
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Steve McCabe more like this
unstar this property uin 62367 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-02-07more like thismore than 2017-02-07
star this property answer text <p>‘Building our Industrial Strategy’ published on 23 January, starts a consultation on how to invest this £4.7 billion worth of funding. It also consults on the technologies which the new Industrial Challenge Fund could support, which include smart and clean energy technologies.</p><p>This builds on earlier consultation by Innovate UK and the Research Councils on potential challenge areas for the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund, initiated on 16 January. The Green Paper will help to further refine these choices, followed by further consultation by UK Research and Innovation when it come into being, subject to Parliamentary approval.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2017-02-07T15:28:39.437Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-07T15:28:39.437Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Steve McCabe more like this
681277
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-30more like thismore than 2017-01-30
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with reference to the contribution of the Minister for Climate Change and Industry of 11 January 2017, Official Report, column 320, what assessment he has made of the nature of the market failure that the Green Investment Bank was set up to rectify; and if he will publish that assessment. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wakefield more like this
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Mary Creagh more like this
unstar this property uin 62145 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-02-07more like thismore than 2017-02-07
star this property answer text <p>The Government set out the rationale for moving the Green Investment Bank (GIB) to the private sector in its policy statement “Future of UK Green Investment Bank plc” published on 18 November 2015, including the Government’s assessment of the role GIB has played in unlocking private investment in the green economy. The strong market interest in acquiring a stake in GIB since the sale process was launched on 3 March 2016 further demonstrates the positive impact GIB has had in the market.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2017-02-07T15:17:09.447Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-07T15:17:09.447Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Mary Creagh more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-02-21more like thismore than 2017-02-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how much public funding has been supplied to the Green Investment Bank in each year since its inception. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wakefield more like this
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Mary Creagh more like this
unstar this property uin 64929 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-03-01more like thismore than 2017-03-01
star this property answer text <p>Government has provided UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) with the following public funding for its UK investment and operational activities in each year since its inception.</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Public Funding</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2012/13</p></td><td><p>£150.450m</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013/14</p></td><td><p>£160m</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014/15</p></td><td><p>£677m</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015/16</p></td><td><p>£60m</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016/17 (as of the end of January 2017)</p></td><td><p>£435m</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total</strong></p></td><td><p>£1,482.450m</p></td></tr></tbody></table> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2017-03-01T15:53:35.463Zmore like thismore than 2017-03-01T15:53:35.463Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Mary Creagh more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-06-22more like thismore than 2017-06-22
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how much finance the Green Investment Bank has provided since its creation in (a) the Linlithgow and East Falkirk constituency, (b) Scotland and (c) the UK. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Linlithgow and East Falkirk more like this
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Martyn Day more like this
unstar this property uin 623 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-06-28more like thismore than 2017-06-28
star this property answer text <p><strong> </strong></p><p>UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) provides a full list of its investments across the United Kingdom for each financial year on its website: <a href="http://www.greeninvestmentbank.com/" target="_blank">www.greeninvestmentbank.com</a></p><p> </p><p>GIB has committed £179.7m to 18 Scottish projects, either directly or via its fund managers, since 2012.</p><p> </p><p>Those projects are:</p><p> </p><p>Distillery biomass boiler platform phase 1</p><p>Distillery biomass boiler platform phase 2</p><p>Speyside CHP project</p><p>Glasgow City Council streetlighting project</p><p>Levenseat recycling and waste plant, Forth by Lanark</p><p>Scotland-wide heat pump installation programme, starting with Borders College</p><p>NHS Tayside energy efficiency programme</p><p>Wick district heating scheme</p><p>Stirling Council streetlighting project</p><p>NHS Grampian energy efficiency programme</p><p>Goathill Quarry</p><p>Chaorach</p><p>River Arkaig</p><p>Liatre Burn</p><p>Bruachaig</p><p>Srondoire</p><p>Blackcraig</p><p>Millerhill recycling and waste plant</p><p> </p><p>None of those projects are located in the Linlithgow and East Falkirk constituency.</p><p> </p><p><strong> </strong></p>
star this property answering member constituency Devizes more like this
star this property answering member printed Claire Perry more like this
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less than 2017-06-28T14:30:20.027Zmore like thismore than 2017-06-28T14:30:20.027Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Claire Perry more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Martyn Day more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-01-11more like thismore than 2017-01-11
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will include a provision in the sale agreement of the Green Investment Bank to require a clawback of all, or a significant part, of any disposal proceeds, and whether they intend to publish at the time of the sale the scale of such disposals they anticipate. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
unstar this property uin HL4570 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-01-23more like thismore than 2017-01-23
star this property answer text <p>Details of the sale negotiations are commercially confidential.</p><p>Government will provide a full report to Parliament once a sale is completed which will set out the details of the sale and how our objectives (including value for money) were met.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2017-01-23T12:20:57.18Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-23T12:20:57.18Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners more like this
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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-11more like thismore than 2017-01-11
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government who will advise them on the acceptability of the proceeds to be achieved by the sale of the Green Investment Bank; and what is the process by which the Secretary of State will establish his view on value after receiving this advice. more like this
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Lord Myners more like this
unstar this property uin HL4571 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-01-23more like thismore than 2017-01-23
star this property answer text <p>The sale of the Green Investment Bank (GIB) is being led by UK Government Investments, with advice from Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Herbert Smith Freehills. GIB and their advisors (UBS and Slaughter and May) are also providing significant and closely coordinated support.</p><p>The Government is following the National Audit Office’s recommendations on asset sales in carrying out the sale of shares in GIB, as set out in the document “Green Investment Bank: sale of shares” laid before Parliament on 3 March 2016.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2017-01-23T12:19:53.57Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-23T12:19:53.57Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Myners more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-02-07more like thismore than 2017-02-07
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what criteria his Department used to determine the preferred bidder in the sale of the Green Investment Bank; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency North Down more like this
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Lady Hermon more like this
unstar this property uin 63460 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-02-14more like thismore than 2017-02-14
star this property answer text <p>In its “Green Investment Bank: sale of shares” report laid before Parliament on 3 March 2016, the Government set out its objectives for the sale and the process by which the sale would be conducted. Bids have been evaluated at each stage of the process against the Government’s sale objectives.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2017-02-14T14:22:01.49Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-14T14:22:01.49Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lady Hermon more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-11-21more like thismore than 2016-11-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property hansard heading Green Investment Bank remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what estimate he has made of the potential revenue to be obtained from the proposed sale of Green Investment Bank shares. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Welwyn Hatfield more like this
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Grant Shapps more like this
unstar this property uin 54041 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-28more like thismore than 2016-11-28
star this property answer text <p>The Government has set out its plans for the sale of the Green Investment Bank in the document “Green Investment Bank: sale of shares” laid before Parliament on 3 March 2016.</p><p> </p><p>One of the primary objectives of the sale is to achieve value for money for the taxpayer. The revenue from the sale will depend on the outcome of discussions with investors, which are commercially confidential at this stage.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge more like this
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2016-11-28T13:59:34.897Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-28T13:59:34.897Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Grant Shapps more like this