‘Dalek’ voice halts MP from delivering speech in Commons

Technology problems meant an MP’s speech was stopped because he sounded “like a Dalek” from Doctor Who. The voice of Conservative MP Scott Mann (North Cornwall) was much deeper than expected as he appeared virtually during a Covid-19 debate. Deputy Speaker Nigel Evans intervened and said: “Scott, you sound like a Dalek and I don’t mean that unkindly. “There’s clearly a communications problem.”