The York Central MP Rachael Maskell has told our political programme that zero hours contracts 'should be consigned to history'.
She was responding to this week's Taylor Review into Modern Working Practices, which looked at future of workers' rights. The study, by a former adviser to Tony Blair, examined the changing nature of employment, including zero hours contracts and the so-called gig economy.
Ms Maskell was joined in the studio for Around The House by the Richmond MP Rishi Sunak, who said the flexibility of zero hours contracts suited many workers and employees.
Ms Maskell said the system needs to change:
Around The House is on ITV Tyne Tees at 10:45pm tonight (13th July).
The recently elected MP for Stockton South says he will continue working as a GP, where time allows.
Labour's Dr Paul Williams clinched the seat in last month's General Election from the former Conservative Minister, James Wharton, in what was seen by many as a shock result.
Dr Williams is a guest on this month's edition of Around The House. He told Helen Ford that while he will throw himself into political life, shifts as a GP will allow him to keep his ear to the ground.
You can watch Around The House at 10:45pm tonight (13th July) on ITV Tyne Tees.
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UKIP's MEP for the North East, Jonathan Arnott, says Nigel Farage's link to President-elect Donald Trump could be good news for Britain:
Paul Brand and his panel of guests will also be discussing next week's autumn statement.
See the full debate on Around The House tonight at 10.45 on ITV.
Paul Brand and guests discuss what Brexit will mean - and whether the Labour rift can be healed.Read the full story ›
Paul Brand has an exclusive interview with the Conservative's first gay cabinet minister - and the panel discuss diversity in politics.Read the full story ›
Paul Brand talks to Redcar MP Anna Turley about the closure of SSI - and Business Minister Anna Soubry discusses the rescue package for Teesside. Watch the full programme here:
Paul Brand will present the next edition of Around The House on Thursday 19th November at 10.40pm.
Paul Brand and guests - including Helen Goodman MP and Sir Alan Beith - discuss the refugee crisis and the Labour leadership election.Read the full story ›
In this month's edition of our political programme from Westminster, Helen Ford and guests look ahead to the General Election in May 2015. The panel also considers the legacy of the former Labour leader John Smith.
The next edition of Around The House is on 5 June.
On tonight's political programme from Westminster, Helen Ford considers the forthcoming European Elections with guests from all the main political parties.
Also in the programme, a look ahead to the General Election in a year's time and - twenty years after his death - the panel reflects on the political legacy of the former Labour leader John Smith.
You can see Around The House tonight (Thursday 15 May) at 11.35pm on ITV.