What’s Swire up to these days? Reminiscing in Parliament about his childhood “thespian credentials”

Speaking with his Vice President (unpaid), Public Monuments and Sculptures Association hat on:

“Seeing as we are all in the business of burnishing our thespian credentials this morning, may I refer back to the time at my little-known secondary school when I was a very convincing Badger in “Toad of Toad Hall”? It was somewhat safer to be badger in those days.

Will the Minister ensure that in the event of a foreign purchaser refusing a matching offer, an absolute ban on future export can be enforced by compelling him or her to keep the item on display in a recognised public institution and pay any insurance, rather than expecting Government indemnity?”

https://www.theyworkforyou.com/debates/?id=2019-05-23a.799.3

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