UK Parliament
UK Parliament
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The housing market is broken, according to the Public Accounts Committee. Read its report: [ Goo.gl Link ]
The housing market is broken according to the Public Accounts Committee Read its report:

How can the Government fix the housing market?

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David Dalby
Craig Stephen Lathwell
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
yesterday at 07:40. Facebook
Vauxhall was too slow to act on fires in Zafira cars, the Transport Select Committee says, in its report on Vauxhall Zafira fires. Read the full report: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Raymonde Forster
Cherif Sarhan
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/27/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Mary Wollstonecraft was born today in 1759. She was an English writer, philosopher, and advocate of women's rights. Listen to actor Helen George read from the A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, on the need to educate women.
Mary Wollstonecraft was born today in 1759 She was an English writer

Helen George reads Mary Wollstonecraft

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Amin Ahmad
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/27/2017 at 16:52. Facebook
Marking the formal end of the 2016-17 year for the UK House of Commons and UK House of Lords, the prorogation announcement takes place in the Lords chamber and features the most senior members of the parties and groups in the Lords. Listing the major pieces of legislation passed, the announcement also describes other measures taken by the government during the parliamentary year. Once it has...
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Marking the formal end of the 201617 year for the UK House

End of the 2015-17 Parliament - News from Parliament

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Karen Abrams
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/27/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
The Public Accounts Committee is calling on the Government to take action on access to GPs, ambulance services, and integrating health and social care. Read the reports: parliament.uk/pac
The Public Accounts Committee is calling on the Government to take action
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/27/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
The International Development Committee has urged the Department of International Development to spend more on global education. Read the letter to the Secretary of State and find out more about the Committee's work on global education: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Nataliie Logan
Craig Stephen Lathwell
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/27/2017 at 11:05. Facebook
Baroness Boothroyd was elected as Speaker of the UK House of Commons 25 years ago today. To mark the anniversary she reflects on her time in the role and discusses her official portrait by Andrew Festing.
Mary Deacon
Polly Hogsed
Irena Irene
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/26/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
What happens to Select Committees, Public Bills and the Government ahead of the general election?
Richard Waite
Sarbans Singh Roda
Terry Lomax
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/26/2017 at 15:26. Facebook
Watch MPs question Prime Minister, Theresa May, about school funding, state pensions and more, in the final PMQs before the 2017 General Election.
Watch MPs question Prime Minister Theresa May about school funding state pensions

Prime Minister's Questions: 26 April 2017

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Brian Griffiths
Mike Hall
Les Lumb
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/26/2017 at 07:43. Facebook
"The Government has a once in a generation opportunity to use the Global Goals to forge a cross-party consensus on sustainable development."

Read the Environmental Audit Select Committee's report on the UN's Global Goals for Sustainable Development in the UK: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Gary Michael Bigginton Thompson
Nataliie Logan
Sadar Ud Din
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/25/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
Oliver Cromwell was born today in 1599. Following the defeat and execution of King Charles I, Cromwell rose to become Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland in 1653. He died in 1658 and was succeeded by his son Richard.

‘Oliver Cromwell’ by Jacobus Houbraken, engraving, 1740s
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Oliver Cromwell was born today in 1599 Following the defeat and execution
Christopher Edward Swann
John Woods
David Alon
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/25/2017 at 11:05. Facebook
Happy World Penguin Day​. The Queen's Silver Jubilee Fountain in UK Parliament​ depicts a lion, unicorn, tiger, kangaroo, eagle and penguin. They symbolise the UK and continents of The Commonwealth​.
Happy World Penguin Day The Queens Silver Jubilee Fountain in UK Parliament
Adam Wurr
Sławomir Grodzki
Sadar Ud Din
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/25/2017 at 09:40. Facebook
The UK government needs to do more to protect vulnerable marine habitats, features and species, according to the Environmental Audit Select Committee. Read its latest report: [ Goo.gl Link ]
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/25/2017 at 07:49. Facebook
How will Brexit affect higher education in the UK? What will happen to students and staff from the EU? Read the Education Committee report: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Thomas Wignall
Jimx Dunne
Amanda Toland
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/24/2017 at 08:51. Facebook
The UK government needs to address the revolving door between the public and private sector, according to the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee's new report: [ Goo.gl Link ]
Darren Hoppy Hopkinson
Nikolas North
UK Parliament
UK Parliament
04/23/2017 at 09:40. Facebook
Happy St George's Day. In UK Parliament all four UK patron saints are recognised. St George stands fully armoured with the slain dragon at his feet. Below are three symbols of England: the royal coat of arms, the rose and the Cross of St George.

‘Saint George for England’ by Edward Poynter (designer), glass mosaic, 1870 © Parliamentary Art Collection WOA 4257
Happy St Georges Day In UK Parliament all four UK patron saints
Steve Jones
David Ritchie
Alikynn Shaw
How much do you know about UK Parliament and the Queen? Take our quiz and share your results.
How much do you know about UK Parliament and the Queen Take

Parliament and the Queen quiz

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Gaz Insalford
Mark Guyers
Elle Wilky
Her Majesty Queen, Elizabeth II was born today in 1926. She ascended the throne in 1952 and is the longest-reigning British monarch. The Queen has opened every session of UK Parliament except in 1959 and 1963, when she was pregnant with Prince Andrew and Prince Edward.

‘Her Majesty the Queen, Elizabeth II’ by Henry Mee, oil on canvas, 1991
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was born today in 1926 She ascended
Karen Abrams
Margaret Parker
Donna Aston
St Stephen's Hall stands on the site of the royal Chapel of St Stephen's, where the House of Commons sat until it was destroyed in 1834. Statues of famous parliamentarians face one another on either side of the Hall; these include John Hampden, Robert Walpole, William Pitt, Charles James Fox.
St Stephens Hall stands on the site of the royal Chapel of
John Dakin
Lisa Neath
Lou Lou
John Dakin
Prince Antonio Montana