Queen's Speech

Monday, October 14, 2019

Monday, October 14, 2019

MPs return to House of Commons after Queen's speech

MPs return to House of Commons after Queen's speech

Live updates from the state opening of parliament and Queen’s speech laying out government policy as a new parliamentary session begins.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

Queen's speech to be delayed until Brexit delivered, says PM

Queen's speech to be delayed until Brexit delivered, says PM

The Prime Minister has announced that the Queen’s Speech will be delayed until Brexit has been delivered.

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

Labour rebellion: 'The only surprise is frontbenchers waited to be sacked rather than resigning', says MP John Mann

Labour rebellion: 'The only surprise is frontbenchers waited to be sacked'

Labour rebellion: 'The only surprise is frontbenchers waited to be sacked'

Jeremy Corbyn has sacked Ruth Cadbury, Catherine West and Andy Slaughter for supporting a call for the UK to stay in the single market following Brexit

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions in England

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions in England

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions

Chancellor Philip Hammond made the announcement just before a Commons vote on the matter was due

'Donald Trump's state visit was probably called off as it'd be horrid for Theresa May to be seen with him now', says former Republicans Overseas leader

Trump state visit probably called off as 'it'd be horrid for Theresa May to be seen with him now', says former Republicans Overseas leader

'It'd be horrid for Theresa May to be seen with Donald Trump right now'

Former worldwide vice president of Republicans Overseas Jan Halper-Hayes says the UK has a wounded prime minister

'The public sector pay cap should be lifted, but we must work out how to pay for it first', says Tory MP

'Public sector pay cap should be lifted - but we must first work out how to pay for it', says Tory MP

'Public sector pay cap should be lifted, but we must work out how to pay for it'

MP Sarah Wollaston believes it was dishonest of Labour to pretend no one would have to pay more to fund a rise for public sector workers

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Jeremy Corbyn is to table an amendment to the Queen's Speech today, calling for the end of the 1 per cent public sector pay cap and cuts to the emergency services

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Queen's Speech 'nails the lie of Brexit being simple', says Sir Vince Cable MP

Queen's Speech 'nails the lie of Brexit being simple', says Lib Dem leadership challenger Vince Cable

Queen's Speech 'nails the lie of Brexit being simple', says Vince Cable

The newly-elected MP for Twickenham and Lib Dem leadership contender spoke to Paul Ross about the State Opening of Parliament

'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

Boris Johnson gives 'worst political interview ever' following Queen's Speech

'Why isn't he humiliated like Diane Abbott?' Labour voters blast 'media bias' after Boris Johnson interview nightmare

Boris Johnson gives 'worst political interview ever' following Queen's Speech

Boris Johnson stumbled several times in an interview with Eddie Mair and repeatedly asked him to 'hang on a second'

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 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

What is The Movement For Justice By Any Means Necessary?

Day of Rage: Who are the Movement for Justice?

Day of Rage: Who are the Movement for Justice?

The group organised the controversial Day of Rage protest in response to the Grenfell Tower fire on the same day as the State Opening of Parliament

Julia tells Day of Rage protest leader 'you are inciting violence with your choice of name'

Day of Rage organiser refuses three times to condemn violence at anti-government protest

Day of Rage organiser refuses three times to condemn violence at protest

Julia Hartley-Brewer had a furious clash with Karen Doyle regarding the planned protest scheduled in London on Wednesday

John McDonnell believes Day of Rage protesters are within their rights - as long as they remain peaceful

John McDonnell is in the firing line over Day of Rage, says Guido Fawkes blogger Paul Staines

John McDonnell is in the firing line over Day of Rage, says Guido Fawkes blogger

Paul Staines believes McDonnell has created a 'hostage to fortune' with his comments about the protest

'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

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

Theresa May and Arlene Foster to meet in Downing Street to discuss vital deal to support Government

Theresa May and Arlene Foster meet in Downing Street to discuss vital deal to support Government

Theresa May and Arlene Foster discuss vital deal to support Government

The Prime Minister is reportedly seeking a confidence and supply arrangement with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) following the hung Parliament election

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

'There is no chance Jeremy Corbyn could become Prime Minister at the moment', says Labour's former head of press

Blair's former press chief rubbishes Corbyn's chances of becoming prime minister

Blair's former press chief rubbishes Corbyn's chances of becoming prime minister

Labour's former head of press Matthew Doyle says the numbers simply aren't there for Jeremy Corbyn to walk into 10 Downing Street

Jeremy Corbyn promises to force Theresa May out of Downing Street by amending Queen's Speech

Jeremy Corbyn promises to force Theresa May out of Downing Street by amending Queen's Speech

Jeremy Corbyn promises to force Theresa May out of Downing Street

The Labour leader's declaration comes in the wake of a new Survation poll showing his party has pushed ahead of the Tories by six points

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Pornographic websites are a 'sick joke', claims internet security expert

Pornographic websites are a 'sick joke', claims internet security expert

Pornographic websites are a 'sick joke', claims internet security expert

John Carr welcomes government plans to protect under 18's from online porn

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

The UK's prisons are in 'absolute crisis', talkRADIO has been told.

UK prisons are in 'absolute crisis', claims senior official

UK prisons are in 'absolute crisis', claims senior official

Prison Officers Association general secretary Steve Gillan says action must be taken