House of Commons

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

A non-binding debate in the House of Commons was proposed by MPs with concerns about the current plans

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Boris Johnson slammed for 'sexism' by Commons Speaker John Bercow

Boris Johnson slammed as 'sexist' by Commons Speaker

Boris Johnson slammed as 'sexist' by Commons Speaker

The Foreign Secretary sparked a sexism storm by calling Emily Thornberry 'Lady Nugee'

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Theresa May to face Brexit questions from liaison committee including rebel MPs

Theresa May to face Brexit questions from liaison committee including rebel MPs

Theresa May to face Brexit questions from liaison committee including rebel MPs

The chairwoman of the committee is Sarah Wollaston, one of the Tory rebels helped defeat the Government on Brexit plans

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

Commons committee says former HS2 boss 'not held to account' over unauthorised payments

Former HS2 boss Simon Kirby could face action over 'shocking waste of taxpayer money'

Former HS2 boss could face action over 'shocking waste of taxpayer money'

The Public Accounts Committee says redundancy payments worth £1.76 million to staff working at HS2 were a 'shocking waste of taxpayer money.'

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Brexit: Ministers preparing for fresh battle as EU withdrawal bill returns to the Commons

Brexit: Ministers preparing for fresh battle as EU withdrawal bill returns to the Commons

Ministers prepare for fresh battle as EU withdrawal bill returns to the Commons

Ministers are trying to see off a potential rebellion from Tory backbenchers

Friday, December 1, 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017

MPs say hard border to Republic of Ireland appears 'inevitable' after Brexit

MPs say hard border with Republic of Ireland appears 'inevitable' after Brexit

MPs say hard border with Republic of Ireland appears 'inevitable' after Brexit

The Exiting the EU Committee in the House of Commons said this appeared possible if the UK leaves the single market and customs union

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Brexit: Labour warns 'Government could be in contempt' over redacting documents on economic impact of EU withdrawal

Brexit: Labour warns 'Government could be in contempt' over redacting economic impact documents

Labour warns 'Government could be in contempt' over Brexit redactions

David Davis provided redacted documents to the Commons Exiting the EU committee of the economic impact of Brexit

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Peter Dowd dismisses Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

Corbyn ally Peter Dowd hammers Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

Corbynista Peter Dowd hammers Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

The shadow chief secretary to the Treasury said the Chancellor didn't have a high bar to live up to

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Philip Hammond to promise investment in official Budget unveiling

Philip Hammond to promise investment in official Budget unveiling

Philip Hammond to promise investment in official Budget unveiling

The Chancellor will vow to create a brighter future for Britain when the budget is officially unveiled on Wednesday

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

First ever woman appointed as Parliamentary Black Rod

Sarah Clarke: First ever woman appointed as Parliamentary Black Rod

First ever woman appointed as Parliamentary Black Rod

The new Black Rod will be Sarah Clarke and she will start the role next year

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer vs journalist Jane Merrick: 'Is it the job of the Parliamentary authorities to investigate what happens in the bedroom?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer vs Jane Merrick: 'Is it Parliament's job to investigate what happens in the bedroom?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with journalist over Westminster scandal

Journalist Jane Merrick says 'just because somebody hasn’t been convicted of a crime doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be looked into'

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer comments on resignation of Sir Michael Fallon Read more at http://talkradio.co.uk/news/julia-hartley-brewer-comments-resignation-sir-michael-fallon-17110220519#s355CkMLpuBf4dep.99

Julia Hartley-Brewer vs Caroline Lucas: 'MP consent training is almost as offensive as teaching students not to rape'

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashed with Caroline Lucas over MP consent training

Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas says she thinks MPs need to be aware of what is and isn’t acceptable

Westminster scandal': Tory MP Nadine Dorries says Government problems seem to be 'coordinated and strategic' in an attempt to 'de-rail Brexit'

Westminster scandal': Tory MP Nadine Dorries says Government problems seem to be strategic attempt to 'de-rail Brexit'

Tory MP Nadine Dorries says Westminster issues are coordinated against Brexit

Conservative MP Nadine Dorries thinks those that released the dossier of allegations on Brexit aren't even researchers

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

MP Michael Fabricant on harassment allegations: 'I'd thump someone behaving inappropriately towards me in a taxi'

Michael Fabricant on harassment: 'I'd thump someone behaving inappropriately towards me in a taxi'

Michael Fabricant: 'I'd thump someone behaving inappropriately towards me'

Michael Fabricant says he has no recollection of an alleged incident in a taxi

Theresa May to meet party leaders to plan action as Westminster sex pest allegations continues

Theresa May to meet party leaders to plan action as Westminster sex pest allegations continue

Theresa May to meet party leaders to plan action against harassment

The Prime Minister is to take part in a discussion with other leaders as the Westminster sex pest scandal unfolds

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Former Labour MP says 'inappropriate laddish behaviour came from the other side' during her time

Former Labour MP says 'inappropriate laddish behaviour came from the other side' during her time

Former Labour MP says 'inappropriate behaviour came from the other side'

Former Labour MP Gisela Stuart says the staff of MPs need protecting by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority

Westminster scandal: 'Women have to deal with this, small minor incidents are being blown up'

Westminster scandal: 'Women have to deal with this, small minor incidents are being blown up'

'Small minor Westminster harassment incidents are being blown up'

Former Tory MP secretary Christine Hamilton says the 'ludicrous allegations actually detract from the serious allegations'

Monday, October 30, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Westminster harassment claims: 'Why just keep it in a WhatsApp group?' asks Karen Danczuk

Westminster harassment claims: 'Why just keep it in a WhatsApp group?' asks Karen Danczuk

'Why just keep harassment claims in a WhatsApp group?' asks Karen Danczuk

Karen, who formerly worked with her husband Simon while he was an MP, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the allegations against 36 Members of Parliament

Westminster harassment: I would've told sex pests 'oh get lost buster', says Edwina Currie

Westminster harassment: I would've told sex pests 'oh get lost buster', says Edwina Currie

Edwina Currie says she would've told 'Westminster sex pests' to get lost

Former Tory MP Edwina Currie says she was not aware of a culture of sexual harassment in Parliament

Theresa May offers talks with John Bercow in face of sexual harassment allegations

Theresa May offers talks with John Bercow in face of sexual harassment allegations

Theresa May offers talks with John Bercow in face of sexual harassment claims

The Prime Minister has reached out to the speaker in order to protect staff after a list of sexual harassment allegations was made public

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Brexit: EU-UK trade discussions could take years, warns Michel Barnier after Theresa May's speech

Brexit: EU-UK trade discussions could take years, Michel Barnier warns Theresa May

EU-UK Brexit trade discussions could take years, Barnier warns May

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator gave an interview to a French newspaper in the wake of a House of Commons statement by Theresa May

Carwyn Jones to call on UK Government to get Brexit back on track

Welsh leader Carwyn Jones calls on UK Government to get Brexit back on track

Carwyn Jones to call on UK Government to get Brexit back on track

The Welsh First Minister is to make a keynote address later on Tuesday

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

'The political class views the House Of Lords as a retirement club', says Electoral Reform Society

'The political class views the House Of Lords as a retirement club', says Electoral Reform Society

'The political class views the House Of Lords as a retirement club'

The Electoral Reform Society claims the number of House Of Lords members needs to be cut down

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

The DUP has broken with the Tories despite the confidence and supply deal made after the June election

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Brexit: deportation of EU nationals has increased since referendum, say figures

Brexit: Deportation of EU nationals has soared since referendum, new figures show

Deportation of EU nationals has soared since Brexit referendum, figures show

The Independent has acquired and analysed official government data which revealed the increase

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

EU withdrawal bill: 'There must be an alternative' to granting Government 'Henry VIII powers' says professor

Brexit: 'There must be an alternative to granting Government Henry VIII powers'

Brexit: 'There must be an alternative to granting Government Henry VIII powers'

Steve Peers, a professor of EU law at Essex University, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the clause which would grant the Government power to change any legislation

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Home Office leak: 'Government are doing the right thing, abuses of our money will stop', says David Davies MP

Home Office leak: 'Government are doing the right thing and they should go further', says David Davies MP

'Government should go even further', says Tory MP after Brexit leak

David Davies, MP for Monmouth, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the leak of key papers to control immigration after Brexit

Sir Michael Fallon insists UK won't close off as Home Office immigration paper leak causes political row

Sir Michael Fallon insists UK won't close itself off despite immigration paper leak

Michael Fallon insists UK won't close itself off after immigration paper leak

The Defence Secretary said the leak did not represent the Government's position, but appeared to back plans to reduce immigration

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

George Galloway: 'We should be forced, as MPs, to pledge allegiance to the British people who elected us'

George Galloway: We should change the Parliamentary oath - that way Sinn Fein could attend

Galloway: We should change the oath sworn by MPs - then Sinn Fein could attend

Our host was speaking to a caller on his show, who wished to discuss Sinn Fein

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

The Chancellor has been the subject of tabloid reports of infighting among ministers

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

MP Nigel Evans reveals abuse he received and says 'we must not allow it to become normal'

MP Nigel Evans reveals abuse he received and says 'we must not allow it to become normal'

MP Nigel Evans reveals abuse he received and says 'we must not let it be normal'

MP Nigel Evans has a heated debate with a caller who claims politicians are dividing the nation

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Immigration checks won't be done on Grenfell Tower fire victims, but cladding on some tower blocks is combustible

Grenfell Tower: UK councils estimate 600 high-rise buildings have similar cladding

Downing Street: 600 high-rise buildings have similar cladding to Grenfell Tower

The Prime Minster has said local authorities and fire services are in the process of ensuring tower blocks are safe

'The House of Lords won't block Brexit but it will get the best for Britain', says Baroness Dianne Hayter

'The House of Lords won't block Brexit but it will get the best for Britain', says Baroness Dianne Hayter

'The House of Lords won't block Brexit but it will get the best for Britain'

The shadow Brexit minister Baroness Dianne Hayter says the Lords will strive to ensure benefits we had before we left the EU stay in place

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Theresa May apologises for failure of state and poor support for Grenfell Tower fire victims

Theresa May apologises for shambolic response to Grenfell Tower disaster

Theresa May apologises for shambolic response to Grenfell Tower disaster

Theresa May apologised whilst speaking at the House of Commons after the Queen's Speech

Corbyn has been widely praised for his speech today

'The best speech in Parliament all year' - Jeremy Corbyn lauded for Queen's Speech performance

Jeremy Corbyn lauded for Queen's Speech performance

Twitter has reacted well to Jeremy Corbyn's performance in the House of Commons after the Queen's Speech

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Houses of Parliament on lockdown after man detained by police

Houses of Parliament put on lockdown after man detained by police

Houses of Parliament put on lockdown this morning as man tasered

Armed officers responded to an incident outside Parliament

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on return to Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on return to Parliament

Jeremy Corbyn gets standing ovation and mocks Theresa May on Parliament return

The first Parliament sitting of the House of Commons since the general election has taken place

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Election 2017: Theresa May will seek to stay on as Prime Minister, despite hung parliament

Election 2017: Theresa May will seek to stay on as Prime Minister, despite hung parliament

Theresa May will seek to stay on as Prime Minister, despite hung parliament

The Prime Minister did not achieve the majority she needed to form a government

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Natalie McGarry left the SNP to become an independent

SNP defector Natalie McGarry faints in House of Commons during PMQs

SNP defector Natalie McGarry faints in House of Commons during PMQs

Natalie McGarry was in the Commons tea room when she was taken unwell

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

'Theresa May should have said she's calling an election because she thinks she'll win', says the SNP's John Nicolson

If Theresa May wants unanimous backing she should move to North Korea, says SNP's John Nicolson

If Theresa May wants total backing she should move to North Korea, says SNP MP

Theresa May has called a snap general election, but the SNP's John Nicolson thinks she should have announced it slightly differently

Early election: Five promises Theresa May has broken in just nine months

Five promises Theresa May has broken in just nine months

Mrs. May announced her bid for a snap general election in June, reneging on a promise she has routinely made

Theresa May general election 'is chance to change UK direction', says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

Early election: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron pitches himself as man to stop hard Brexit

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron pitches himself as man to stop hard Brexit

The Liberal Democrat Leader posted a statement on the Liberal Democrat website after the Prime Minister announced her motion to lobby for a June vote

Theresa May: Prime Minister creates Twitter frenzy with call for June general election

Theresa May branded 'ruthless' over General Election announcement, while Corbyn mocked

May branded 'ruthless' over election announcement, while Corbyn mocked

The Prime Minister announced she would motion the House of Commons to overturn the Fixed-Term Parliament Act

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Members of the White Helmets rescue forces remove a body after the bombardment of Idlib in March 2017. The city has suffered another horrific bombardment this week

Idlib massacre: MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend her 2013 vote against air strikes

MP Alison McGovern struggles to defend 2013 vote against Syria air strikes

McGovern fails to give clear answer when asked whether she is ashamed of voting against strikes four years ago

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Isis claims responsibility for Westminster terror attack

BREAKING Isis claims responsibility for Westminster terror attack

Isis claims responsibility, says attacker was 'targeting coalition citizens'

Authorities believe attacks were carried out by a single assailant yesterday

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

Westminster: 'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation's Jonathan Russell

'Isis probably didn't know of the attack until we did', says Quilliam Foundation

Jonathan Russell, Head of Policy at the foundation, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the terror group claiming responsibility for the incident in Westminster on Wednesday

'London attack is absolutely deplorable, there's no justification,' says Khalid Mahmood MP

Westminster attack: MP Khalid Mahmood says 'we couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

'We couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

Khalid Mahmood, the Labour MP for Birmingham Perry Barr, was trapped in Parliament as the attack unfolded

Westminster assault: Metropolitan Police make arrests in London and Birmingham in connection with attack

Westminster assault: Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Mark Rowley, the Met's senior anti-terror officer, confirms details of raids connected to Wednesday's atrocities

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May authorised to trigger Article 50 as bill clears Parliament

Brexit: Theresa May gets green light to trigger Article 50 after Lords backs down

Governments gets green light to trigger Article 50

The European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill worked its way through Parliament after the Lords backed down over the amendments they made to the bill

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

Article 50: 'Economics should have greater bearing on the Brexit negotiation than politics', says MP Crispin Blunt

Article 50 bill: Brexit deal can be put to a vote at any time, says pro-leave MP Crispin Blunt

Pro-leave MP ridicules Lords amendment: 'MPs can vote whenever they want'

Conservative MP Crispin Blunt ridicules the amendments introduced to the Article 50 bill by the House of Lords

Brexit: "There's no clarity on whether meaningful vote applies in the event of no EU deal', says MP Alistair Burt

Article 50 vote: Tory MP Alistair Burt hints he'll rebel if David Davis doesn't guarantee 'no deal' vote

'There's no clarity if meaningful vote applies in the event of no EU deal'

Alistair Burt, MP for North East Bedfordshire, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Brexit bill, which has returned to the House of Commons

Brexit: Article 50 bill faces final test in Parliament

Brexit: Article 50 bill changes overwhelmingly rejected

Article 50 bill changes overwhelmingly rejected

Both amendments introduced in the Lords defeated by comfortable margin

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

David Davis blasts House of Lords after Government loses Brexit bill vote

David Davis blasts House of Lords after Government loses Brexit bill vote

David Davis blasts House of Lords after Government loses Brexit bill vote

The European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill was amended to ensure Parliament gets a meaningful vote on the terms of the final deal

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Theresa May won't call a general election despite William Hague's urging

Theresa May won't call a general election despite William Hague's urging

Theresa May won't call a general election despite William Hague's urging

Former Foreign Secretary William Hague urged Mrs May to call an election to win a majority in the House of Commons

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Theresa May set for defeat over EU national rights in House of Lords

Theresa May set for Brexit Lords defeat over EU national rights

Theresa May set for Brexit Lords defeat over EU national rights

The Lords want a clause put in the Article 50 bill that EU citizens already in the UK will have the same rights to live and work after Brexit

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