03/11/2011

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Duration: 1 hour

For the first time in the programme's history, Question Time comes from the Houses of Parliament.

David Dimbleby chairs a panel including Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls, Home Secretary Theresa May, Lib Dem peer Shirley Williams, poet Benjamin Zephaniah and the Mail on Sunday columnist Peter Hitchens.

Part of Parliament Week.

Chapters

8 items
  • Introduction

    David Dimbleby introduces the panel at Westminster Hall.

  • Public sector strikes

    Is it right for the public sector workers to strike when they have been offered a better deal?

  • St Paul's Cathedral protest

    Does the UK need special laws to stop protesters setting up seemingly permanent residence in significant public places such as St Paul's or in Parliament Square?

  • European debt crisis

    Sarkozy said: "If the euro explodes so does Europe." Is he right?

  • Powers of the Royal Family

    In a democracy should members of the Royal Family be allowed a veto?

  • Fathers' rights

    Do fathers have the right to equal access to their children once they divorce?

  • The secret of happiness

    What do you think is the essential ingredient of GWB – General Well Being?

  • End credits

    David Dimbleby looks ahead to future programmes.

Credits

Presenter
David Dimbleby
Presenter
David Dimbleby
Executive Producer
Steve Anderson
Executive Producer
Steve Anderson
Series Editor
Nicolai Gentchev
Series Editor
Nicolai Gentchev
Participant
Ed Balls
Participant
Ed Balls
Participant
Theresa May
Participant
Theresa May
Participant
Shirley Williams
Participant
Shirley Williams
Participant
Benjamin Zephaniah
Participant
Benjamin Zephaniah

Broadcasts

Question Time Extra Time

Question Time Extra Time

Stephen Nolan and John Pienaar continue the debate.

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