Midland MP's 'ban the burka' bill

Peter Hollobone, Conservative MP for Kettering has introduced a bill to parliament which seeks to "ban the burka" in public places.

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Midlands MP's 'Ban the burka' bill in Parliament

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An MP will today call for the full Islamic veil to be banned.

Kettering's Tory MP Philip Hollobone will raise a Private Members' Bill in Parliament. It) Bill's second reading.

His 'ban the burka' bill follows his decision not to see constituents who refuse to lift their veils.

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