Parliament

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

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

'A complete mayhem situation' - Julia Hartley-Brewer in fiery clash with pro-EU British Influence

'You're not going to rest until you've destroyed Brexit': Listen to Julia Hartley-Brewer's clash with pro-EU thinktank director

'You won't rest until you've destroyed Brexit', Julia tells Remainer

Chairman of British Influence Peter Wilding told Julia Hartley-Brewer that people have got a gun to Theresa May's head over Brexit

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

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

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

Alcohol, parties and awkward questions - The shocking allegations made against MPs

Alcohol, parties and awkward questions - The shocking allegations made against MPs

Alcohol, parties and awkward questions - Shocking allegations made against MPs

A spreadsheet allegedly created by Conservative aides and staffers includes poor behaviour and sexual harassment against 36 MPs

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

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

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Thousands took part in a protest against the far-right AfD

In photos: Thousands protest against far-right AfD in Berlin

In photos: Thousands protest against far-right AfD in Berlin

Politicians from the Alternative for Germany party will attend the first sitting of the recently elected parliament in the country on Wednesday

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn is like Winston Churchill just before he became Prime Minister', says George Galloway

'Jeremy Corbyn is like Winston Churchill just before he became Prime Minister', says George Galloway

'Jeremy Corbyn is like Winston Churchill', says George Galloway

George Galloway says Britain is in peril as Brexit negotiators are like the Walmington-On-Sea Dad's Army

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Iraqi Kurds have been pushing for full independence for several months

Kurdish independence referendum rejected by Iraqi Parliament

Kurdish independence referendum rejected by Iraqi Parliament

Iraqi lawmakers say referendum cannot take place and Iraq must remain united

Brexit: 'EU withdrawal bill powers not really what people were voting for', says Jenny Chapman MP

Corbyn's shadow Brexit minister says Labour rebellion was 'expected'

Shadow Brexit minister says Labour rebellion was 'expected'

Jenny Chapman spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after the EU Withdrawal bill moves onto its next stage

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Diane Abbott's staff have spoken out about the abuse she receives

Diane Abbott abuse: Staff share some of the racist mesages received by Jeremy Corbyn ally

Diane Abbott's staff speak out about abusive messages the MP receives

Some emails are said to contains hundreds of racial slurs

Theresa May was given a brutal grilling again today

PMQs: Theresa May branded 'catastrophic' by critics after another brutal grilling

Theresa May branded 'catastrophic' by critics after another PMQs grilling

Another day, another ordeal for the embattled Prime Minister

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Nicky Morgan MP on the Tory election campaign, Brexit, and women in Parliament

Nicky Morgan: 'I could vote against Theresa May if we don't get good Brexit deal'

Nicky Morgan: 'I'd vote against Theresa May if we don't get good Brexit deal'

The MP for Loughborough and newly-elected chair of the Treasury Select Committee spoke to Katie Perrior in a far-reaching interview

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Big Ben: Why will the bells stop ringing out across London for four years?

Next week the chimes of Big Ben will sound for the last time as maintenance work begins

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ken Livingstone 'disappointed but not surprised' by High Court Tony Blair decision

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and oil industry' saved Tony Blair from prosecution

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and big oil' saved Blair from prosecution

Former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone spoke to George Galloway about the High Court decision to block a charge brought by a former Iraqi army commander

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

George Galloway: 'Blairites are only pretending to accept the result of the EU referendum'

George Galloway: 'Blairites are only pretending to accept Brexit'

George Galloway: 'Blairites are only pretending to accept Brexit'

George Galloway believes it is not Parliament or the courts that is sovereign, but in fact the people

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

'Jeremy Corbyn won't do anything about MPs who are against him as he's not in the position to do so', says George Galloway

Jeremy Corbyn is too decent to purge his Labour opponents, says George Galloway

Jeremy Corbyn is too decent to purge his Labour opponents, says George Galloway

Galloway says Jeremy Corbyn is clinging to the idea of being reasonable, logical and fraternal

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid confidential medical documents'

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid confidential medical documents'

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid documents'

A report by the National Audit Office says more than 700,000 documents were found in a warehouse and at least 1,700 patients could have been harmed

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige as hackers weren't careful'

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige as hackers weren't careful'

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige'

Applied futurist Tom Cheesewright says the attack appears not to have been sophisticated

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit'

The MP for Braintree discussed the content of the Queen's Speech made by Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday with Paul Ross

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'A Parliament with influence over the Government isn't bad and reflects democracy', says politics professor

'A Parliament with influence over the Government simply reflects democracy', says John Curtice

'A Parliament with influence over the Government is what democracy is about'

Politics guru John Curtice says we shouldn’t underestimate the ability of minority governments to survive

'Theresa May has no right to govern', says John McDonnell

'Theresa May has no right to govern', says John McDonnell

'Theresa May has no right to govern', says John McDonnell

Labour's shadow chancellor made the claim in an interview with the BBC

Queen's Speech to reportedly focus on Brexit in State Opening of Parliament

Queen's Speech to reportedly focus on Brexit

Queen's Speech to reportedly focus on Brexit

The State Opening of Parliament is believed to be taking place without much of its usual lavish grandeur

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan lead politicians condemning London mosque attack

Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan lead politicians condemning London mosque attack

The attack on Seven Sisters Road in the Labour leader's constituency of Highbury & Islington left one dead and 10 injured

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

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Queen's Speech will now take place next Wednesday

Queen's Speech will now take place next Wednesday

Queen's Speech will now take place next Wednesday

The Queen's Speech had been planned for June 19, but had to be delayed when no one reached a majority in the general election

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

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Theresa May to reportedly delay Queen's Speech to continue DUP talks

Queen's Speech set to be delayed as Theresa May continues DUP talks

Queen's Speech set to be delayed as Theresa May continues DUP talks

The BBC is reporting the State Opening of Parliament has been pushed back as the Conservatives speak with the DUP about support for their party

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Westminster attacker named as Khalid Masood by police

Westminster attacker named as Khalid Masood by police

Westminster attacker named as Khalid Masood by police

Masood, 52, had a string of previous convictions

Man arrested for 'driving at crowd' in Antwerp

New terror attack in Europe as man drives car into crowd in Antwerp

Alleged incident comes just a day after London terror attacks

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 attack: Channel 4 News backtracks live on air after giving wrong name for suspect

Channel 4 News backtracks live on air after giving wrong name for suspect

As the events were unfolding, correspondent Simon Israel wrongly named Abu Izzadeen as the perpetrator, only to do an on-air backtrack after discovering he was imprisoned

Westminster attack: Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

Donald Trump Jr sparks outrage with Sadiq Khan tweet

The US President's son has landed in hot water over a tweet about the London Mayor in the wake of the attack on Westminster

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

Westminster attack: 'MPs are putting on a brave face and working normally', says MP Jim Fitzpatrick

Westminster attack: Some MPs are fighting back tears but we're working normally, says Labour's Jim Fitzpatrick

'MPs are fighting back tears but we're working normally'

The MP says the attack feels very personal but

Theresa May: 'Westminster attacker was British born and previously investigated by MI5'

Theresa May: Westminster attacker was British-born and previously investigated by MI5

Theresa May: Attacker was British-born and known to MI5

Theresa May has made a statement following the attack on Westminster yesterday, saying that 'we are not afraid and our resolve will never waiver in the face of terrorism'

Westminster: 'Man was acting alone, but he would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence editor Robert Fox

Westminster attacker 'would have needed support', says defence expert

Robert Fox, Defence Editor for the London Evening Standard, said any possible associations with the perpetrator would be key to the investigation

'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

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

An eyewitness has said he saw people flying through the air on Westminster Bridge

Westminster attack: Eyewitness says 'I just saw a 4x4 throwing people in the air'

'I just saw a 4x4 throwing people in the air'

Eyewitness says he initially thought the attack was deliberate as carnage on Westminster Bridge unfolded

Westminster attack: 'The attacker ran towards Parliament holding a large kitchen knife above his head', says eyewitness

Westminster attack: 'Attacker ran towards Parliament holding a large kitchen knife above his head' says eyewitness

'Attacker ran towards Parliament holding large kitchen knife above his head'

Political editor of the Press Association Andrew Woodcock watched the incident unfold from his window

Westminster attack: 'At first people thought it was a bomb and all hell broke lose', says eyewitness

Westminster attack: Theresa May's car sped past me at incredible speed, says eyewitness

'All hell broke loose, then Theresa May's car sped past me'

Sun political editor Tom Newton Dunn believes the attack on Westminster was an an attack on the country itself and on democracy

The attacks on Parliament have sent shockwaves through the British capital

Parliament terror attack: Woman pulled out of Thames after 4x4 rampage on Westminster Bridge

Woman pulled out of Thames after 4x4 rampage

Woman reportedly alive but with serious injuries

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter prays for London

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

'We must show our strength through unity' - Twitter unites to #PrayforLondon

Many on Twitter are using the hashtag Pray for London to show their sympathy for victims, after the attacks in Westminster this afternoon

Westminster attack: 'The atmosphere is of shock and concern, many are confused', says eyewitness

Westminster terror attack: Eyewitness describes shock and confusion as Parliament reels from double assault

Westminster attack eyewitness describes shock and concern after terror assault

A car mowed down several pedestrians on Westminster Bridge while a knife-wielding attacker assaulted a police officer

Policeman treated for injuries on Westminster Bridge

Second policeman treated for injuries on Westminster Bridge

Second policeman treated for injuries on Westminster Bridge

Parliament is in lockdown after a man was gunned down outside, and a car mounted the pavement and hit several people on Westminster Bridge

'An incident where London shuts down carries a strong message', says professor

Westminster terror attacks: 'This has shut London down - it sends a strong message'

'This has shut London down - it sends a strong message'

Shots were fired around Westminster earlier this afternoon, and Parliament has gone into lockdown

Westminster attack: 'This appears to have been conducted by a lone wolf', says former Scotland Yard commander

Westminster attack: 'This appears to have been conducted by a lone wolf', says former Scotland Yard commander

It's likely a lone wolf did this, says terror expert

Parliament is in lockdown after a man was gunned down outside, in a separate incident, witnesses reported that a car mounted the pavement and hit several people on Westminster Bridge

MPs were left in lockdown after the attacks

Parliament terror attack: Four confirmed dead after shocking assault on Westminster

Police officer confirmed dead after Parliament terror attacks

Car mowed down pedestrians on Westminster Bridge while man carrying knife gunned down

BREAKING Shots fired outside Parliament after 'loud explosion' - reports

Shots fired outside Parliament after 'loud explosion' - reports

Car reportedly rammed into gates of House of Commons

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