Skip to main content
Show full summary

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answers by Lord Agnew of Oulton on 7 November and Lord Ashton of Hyde on 6 November (HL Deb, col 1594), what assessment they have made of the presence of sites that promote suicide on the internet, in the light of research published by the University of Manchester in May 2016 which found that 22 per cent of suicide victims had been bullied and 27 per cent of victims had been experiencing academic pressures at school, college or university.  HL2978

Question HL2978: tabled on 7 November 2017 and due for answer by 21 November 2017

This type of business sits within the Questions & Statements category.

This question has been answered by the relevant Government Department.

Question text

To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the answers by {member id="4689" field="DisplayAs"}{/member} on 7 November and {member id="4247" field="DisplayAs"}{/member} on 6 November (HL Deb, col 1594), what assessment they have made of the presence of sites that promote suicide on the internet, in the light of research published by the University of Manchester in May 2016 which found that 22 per cent of suicide victims had been bullied and 27 per cent of victims had been experiencing academic pressures at school, college or university.
Legend for business item text
Item that is new or altered.
[I] Indicates that the member concerned has a relevant registered interest.
* Item is an oral question.
Numbers starting HL are unique identifiers for written questions, Bills or papers.

Member's Registered Interests

There are no interests to show.