You can read Michael's latest speeches and appearances in Parliament below:
An error has been identified in the written answer given on 24 January 2019.
It is important to have music in schools—I absolutely recognise that—and I am working closely with colleagues at the Department for Educa
I know what the Government want, Mr Speaker. So—[Interruption.] I think our colleague was going to ask a question.
What I can guarantee is that my portfolio involves looking after the interests of musicians and orchestras.
Tourism is an incredibly important part—one of the most important parts—of the UK economy, generating £68 billion a year and employing mo
Giving young people opportunities to participate in art, drama and music at school can be transformative for their self-confidence, menta
If you wish, Mr Speaker, I will certainly do that.
I do. My hon. Friend may have seen an article by the director of the Victoria & Albert Museum.
I absolutely agree. In fact, more people visit the theatre than go to premiership football matches in any given year.
Yes, I will.