The 29th April sees the anniversary of 50 years of the UK having a continuous at sea nuclear weapons system. A group of pro nuclear weapons MPs have this week applied to the Backbench Business Committee to secure a debate in Westminster Hall on this.
Second is an application from @JWoodcockMP @annietrev and @spellar for a general debate on the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Continuous at Sea Deterrent.
— Backbench Business Committee (@CommonsBBCom) March 19, 2019
It was also raised with leader of the House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom, and requested that it be held as a debate in the chamber of the House of Commons.
We’ll be following the developments on this and keeping this page up to date.