“Today of all days we are reminded that, notwithstanding our differences on political and constitutional issues, we are as one in our dedication to democracy, the rule of law and harmony between peoples of all faiths and none.

May I begin by personally wishing the Prime Minister and the Home Secretary well as they work hard on our behalf with the police and security services to deal with the...
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Conservatives
03/22/2017 at 22:11. Facebook
I have just chaired a meeting of the Government’s emergency committee COBRA following the sick and depraved terrorist attack on the streets of our capital this afternoon. The full details of exactly what happened are still emerging, but having been updated by police and security officials, I can confirm that this appalling incident began when a single attacker drove his vehicle in to...
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Sadiq Khan
03/22/2017 at 19:52. Facebook
Today London suffered a horrific attack near Parliament Square which we are treating as a terrorist attack.

A number of people have lost their lives and at least twenty people have been injured.

My heart goes out to those who have lost loved ones and to everyone who has been affected.

Tragically, a Metropolitan Police officer who was doing his duty protecting our city is amongst those who...
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✍ If you back Scotland having a choice, sign the #ScotRef pledge today:
Today’s Budget marks a major step towards London getting the control we need to grow and protect the capital’s economy from the uncertainty of Brexit.

Since I was elected as Mayor last May, I’ve been working with London Councils and negotiating with the Treasury and Downing Street to get a deal for London that will give our city more powers and the tools we need to safeguard jobs, wealth and...
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Ahead of the UK budget, read Scotland's Finance Secretary on why the UK Government must end austerity and protect public services.
As we leave the European Union and begin a journey to a brighter future for our country, the mission of this government is not just to negotiate the right deal for Britain with Europe, but to deliver a better deal for ordinary working families at home.

So at the heart of our Plan for Britain is a bold domestic agenda of genuine economic and social reform that will lay the foundations for a...
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This was an ironic, hypocritical and surreal speech from Theresa May, who before the EU referendum supported a campaign warning that leaving Europe would be a disaster, but is now determined to pull us over the cliff edge of an economically catastrophic hard Brexit.

Theresa May is guilty of mind-boggling hypocrisy – it is her government’s constitutional obsession with a hard Brexit which is...
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This was an ironic, hypocritical and surreal speech from Theresa May, who before the EU referendum supported a campaign warning that leaving Europe would be a disaster, but is now determined to pull us over the cliff edge of an economically catastrophic hard Brexit.

Theresa May is guilty of mind-boggling hypocrisy – it is her government’s constitutional obsession with a hard Brexit which is...
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Earlier this week we updated you on Bronwyn, a young girl who learnt to cope with the thoughts and feelings causing her to self-harm.

Here's more about Harmless, the organisation that helped Bronwyn, and that your support helps to fund.
#IWDinHull started today! Lots of fab events are coming up on campus throughout March for YOU to be a part of. Find out all about them below.
#BeBoldForChange
by House of Commons Library

Watch the House of Commons debate on International Women’s Day

Which country is lowest ranked for gender equality? Where is life expectancy for women the highest? And how many female MPs are in the House of Commons?

International Women’s Day (IWD) will be celebrated on the 8th of March. This briefing, from the House of Commons Library, examines a range of...
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Day 4 of global week! There's fundraising events taking place at the Cyncoed campus today until 2pm for the Zambia project, opportunities to find out more about exchange programmes around the world, and French and West Indian food available on campus today. Later tonight we have the International Student Party! Follow what's going on around campus on Twitter and Instagram #CMetWorld...
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Day 3 of Global Week! There's lots happening around campus today - check out the full schedule to see what's going on! There are a few Welsh themed events today as Wales is celebrating their national day - St David's Day! Don't forget to follow what's happening on Twitter and Instagram #CMetWorld #GlobalWeek #CardiffMet #WeAreInternational
Ahead of a crucial vote in the House of Lords today on the right to remain, Nick Clegg has seized on figures showing the dependence of the UK economy on EU nationals.

The move comes as Liberal Democrats say they are increasingly confident they can muster enough cross-party support in the House of Lords to inflict the government’s first Brexit defeat by passing an amendment that would give all...
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It's day 2 of global week and we have a few activities taking place on the Cyncoed campus! There's also a fun run/walk at 17.15 from the Llandaff campus to Cardiff Castle - a great opportunity to log some miles for the Global Week Active Challenge!
It's the first day of Global Week and there's lots happening on campus today! If you're here in Cardiff, come by and take a look - otherwise see what's happening as we document it on social media! Follow us on twitter @Cardiffmet_Int and on Instagram - Cardiffmetinternational #WeAreInternational #CMetWorld
1) Biggest overhaul of prisons in a generation

The Bill sets in law for the first time that a key purpose of prison is to reform offenders, as well as punish them for the crimes they have committed.

2) Empowering governors

Prison governors will take control of budgets for education, employment and health. They will be held to account for getting people off drugs, into jobs and learning...
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Today my first budget was passed by the London Assembly. This budget lays out my plans to ensure that all Londoners get the opportunities that our city gave to me - and to deliver on my promise to be a Mayor for all Londoners. It also includes additional funding to maintain police numbers this year. My first priority is keeping Londoners safe and that means keeping police officer numbers as...
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Viva!
02/16/2017. Facebook
Guy Harper is more than half way through his sponsored silence (he is saying nothing, zero, zilch for the whole of February!). See text below for why he has interviewed his housemate, Harry Allen, who is on his way to being vegan while playing a high level of sport!
Please sponsor Guy to help him though the last couple of weeks. [ Justgiving.com Link ]
Be interested to see how he celebrates...
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