What would people be surprised to know about you?My middle name is Harvey.
What has been your most uncomfortable moment in the Speaker’s chair?Since the death of my daughter Natalie, I have found listening to debates on suicide really difficult.
What was the last piece of music/play/novel/film that brought you to tears?The book—and film—Ring of Bright Water, which I read at school in English Literature. I couldn’t hold back the tears when the otter was killed near the end.
What is the biggest problem of all?Right now, it is Covid.
What is your favourite quotation?I…
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