Parliament

Friday, July 27, 2018

Friday, July 27, 2018

Westminster Whispers: The Prime Minister may be on holiday, but she shouldn't relax

Westminster Whispers: The PM may be on holiday, but she shouldn't relax

Theresa May is taking her customary two breaks this summer as parliament goes into recess, but Brexit will be on her mind, says Ross Kempsell

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Legal expert calls for upskirting bill to cover all kinds of image-based sex crime

Legal expert calls for upskirting bill to cover all kinds of image-based sex crime

Legal expert calls for upskirting bill to cover all image-based sex crime

Professor Clare McGlynn of Durham University said there were discrepancies in the law around revenge porn and fake porn, and the new upskirting bill should cover them

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

IS fanatic in court over alleged plot to bomb Parliament and kill Theresa May

IS fanatic in court over alleged plot to bomb Parliament and kill Theresa May

IS fanatic in court over alleged plot to bomb Parliament and kill Theresa May

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman allegedly planned a suicide attack on Parliament and hoped to kill the Prime Minister. He denies the charges

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Brexit bill returns to Commons as Theresa May warns Tory rebels not to undermine her

Brexit bill returns to Commons as Theresa May warns Tory rebels not to undermine her

Brexit bill returns to Commons, PM warns Tory rebels not to undermine her

The EU (Withdrawal) bill returns to Commons for crunch votes on amendments tabled by the Lords - and Jeremy Corbyn has some changes of his own

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

MPs set to vote on controversial newspaper regulations

MPs set to vote on controversial newspaper regulations

Parliament is set to vote on two amendments, which critics fear could suffocate the free press.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Giving grandparents a legal right to see grandchildren could be 'dangerous', says campaigner

Giving grandparents a legal right to see grandchildren could be 'dangerous', says campaigner

Legal right to see grandchildren could be 'dangerous', says campaigner

Becca Bland from Standalone UK, a charity for people estranged from their parents, says a law giving grandparents contact rights would not solve family issues

Labour MP Heidi Alexander quits to become London's new deputy for transport

Labour MP Heidi Alexander quits to become London's new deputy for transport

The Lewisham East MP has quite Parliament to join London Mayor Sadiq Khan's team.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

House of Lords vetoes a 'no deal' Brexit

House of Lords vetoes a 'no deal' Brexit

A third defeat in Parliament has seen the House of Lords back amendments to the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Amendment would prevent Britain leaving the EU without an agreement on a future relationship

Peers expected to back final say for Parliament over Brexit deal

Peers expected to back final say for Parliament over Brexit deal

'One of the most important amendments of the entire process', says shadow Brexit minister

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Churchill and other male statues have, until now, dominated Parliament Square

Parliament Square's first female statue to be unveiled

Parliament Square's first female statue to be unveiled

Millicent Fawcett, the suffragist who fought for women's right to vote in the early 20th century, will join eleven male statues

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn and Theresa May will again clash on the merits of taking military action in Syria

MPs to hold second emergency debate on Syria

MPs to hold second emergency debate on Syria

The Commons Speaker has granted Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a debate with Theresa May on British military action this afternoon

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The prime minister has summoned ministers to No.10 for an emergency Cabinet meeting

May to chair emergency Cabinet meeting on Syria 'chemical attack'

May to chair emergency Cabinet meeting on Syria 'chemical attack'

Prime minister summons ministers to No.10 amid calls for Parliamentary vote on any military action

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'If it's so sunny and liberal in California, why can't Mark Zuckerberg answer business questions?', says Damian Collins

Damian Collins: 'If it's so liberal in California, why can't Mark Zuckerberg answer business questions?'

'Mark Zuckerberg is the beating heart of Facebook and needs to give evidence'

MP Damian Collins said high profile people usually recognise it's damaging to their reputation to refuse to appear in front of MPs

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg refuses to appear at Parliamentary inquiry on fake news

Facebook: Zuckerberg refuses to appear at UK fake news inquiry

Facebook: Zuckerberg refuses to appear at UK fake news inquiry

A letter claims he has asked one of his deputies to attend in his place

Friday, March 9, 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

John Bercow is at the centre of bullying claims

Downing Street promises full bullying probe following John Bercow claims

Downing Street promises full bullying probe following John Bercow claims

An investigation by BBC's Newsnight claimed female clerks working for the Commons faced harassment or bullying and suggested that their careers suffered if they complained.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

'A long-line of Westminster toilet issues' - HP Source reveals the latest Parliamentary gossip

'A long-line of Westminster toilet issues' - HP Source reveals the latest Parliamentary gossip

'A long-line of Westminster toilet issues' - HP Source reveals the latest gossip

Mike Graham and Katie Perrior spoke to HP Source about a strange toilet sign

Sikh claims man who tried to pull off his turban said 'Muslim go back' during racist attack

Sikh claims man who tried to pull off his turban said 'Muslim go back' during racist attack at Westminster

Sikh claims man who tried to pull off his turban said 'Muslim go back'

The alleged incident took place outside Parliament whilst Ravneet Singh was waiting to meet an MP

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Mark Goldring is facing MPs today

Oxfam grilling: 'We're going to find out who knew what, and when' says MP

It's judgement day for Mark Goldring, says MP grilling him in Parliament

Nigel Evans says today is 'judgement day' for Mark Goldring

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Section of Parliament on lockdown after white powder in package discovered

Section of Parliament in lockdown after white powder in package discovered

Section of Parliament in lockdown after white powder in package discovered

The package was discovered in a corridor underneath the House Of Commons chamber

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

HP Source gives Mike Graham and Katie Perrior all the gossip from Parliament

talkRADIO's new Westminster mole HP Source gives Mike Graham and Katie Perrior all the gossip from Parliament

HP Source gives Mike Graham and Katie Perrior the gossip from Parliament

HP Source revealed that this week the canteen is serving food from New Zealand

One in five at Westminster experienced sexual harassment, new report shows

One in five at Westminster experienced sexual harassment, new report shows

One in five at Westminster experienced sexual harassment, new report shows

Offenders could be suspended from Parliament

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

'It shouldn't be a big deal for women to stand for election, but it is and needs to change', says Emily Thornberry

It's still a big deal for women to stand for election and that needs to change, says Emily Thornberry

It's still a big deal for women to stand for election, says Emily Thornberry

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry says we need to live in a world of free choice

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

'Female Tory MPs are disproportionately affected by abuse,' says Baroness Jenkin

'Female Tory MPs are disproportionately affected by abuse,' says Baroness Jenkin

'Female Tory MPs are disproportionately affected by abuse,' says Baroness Jenkin

Baroness Anne Jenkin says some people think Conservatives are 'evil baby-eating monsters'

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

'Parliament is entitled to see full Brexit analysis after leak to media', says MP Nicky Morgan

'Parliament is entitled to see full Brexit analysis after leak to media', says MP Nicky Morgan

'Parliament is entitled to see full Brexit analysis after leak to media'

MP Nicky Morgan thinks the Government needs to release more information about the outcome of Brexit

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

George Galloway: 'I'm sick of political class parasites like Lord Adonis and Alastair Campbell'

George Galloway: 'I'm sick of political class parasites like Lord Adonis and Alastair Campbell'

'I'm sick of political class parasites like Lord Adonis', says George Galloway

Lord Adonis has resigned from his position as chairman of the government's Infrastructure Commission

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

MP David Lammy shares 'disgusting' letter of abuse paid for by taxpayer

MP David Lammy shares 'disgusting' letter of abuse - paid for by taxpayer

MP David Lammy shares 'disgusting' letter of abuse - paid for by taxpayer

David Lammy tweeted a photo of the letter which is written on a piece of notepad paper

Damian Green: 'This is a real personal blow for Theresa May', says political commentator

Damian Green: 'This is a real personal blow for Theresa May', says political commentator

Damian Green: 'This is a real personal blow for Theresa May'

Political commentator Andy McSmith says asking Damian Green to leave really says something about Theresa May

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

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer says Brexit committee seeing full impact papers has no bearing on deal

Julia Hartley-Brewer: Goverment's Brexit redactions will have absolutely no impact on the deal we get

'Goverment's Brexit redactions will have no impact on the deal we get'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says this issue is far less significant than Labour would have us believe

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

Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

Labour MP Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

Emma Dent Coad blasts Government over Grenfell Tower failings

The Labour MP for Kensington attacked the Tories in Parliament, saying 'Grenfell Britain' was their only legacy

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

'Who is writing these terrible jokes?' - Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's try for humour during Budget 2017

Budget 2017: 'Who is writing these terrible jokes?' - Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's attempt at humour

Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's try for humour during Budget 2017

The Twitterati did not look favourably on them

Budget 2017: 'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says MP Jack Dromey

Budget 2017: 'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says Labour MP Jack Dromey

'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says MP Jack Dromey

The MP for Birmingham Erdington spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer ahead of the Budget's official unveiling by Philip Hammond

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Senior allies of the Chancellor have said he can't afford to make a mistake like the self-employed National Insurance contributions

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

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