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Scotsman
What really happens during parliamentary recess?levity to parliamentary debates. Both Holyrood and Westminster have now broken
Scotsman / Posted 2 hours ago
levity to parliamentary debates. Both Holyrood and Westminster have now broken up for their summer recess - or, to use the House of Commons’ archaic language, it has ‘risen’. Such breaks in the Holyrood calendar are often referred to by... Read more
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express
'It’s a disaster' Remainer MP blasts May and says he'll fight to STAY in single marketwill be disastrous for our economy. “There are many of us, and it’s not just i
express / Posted 3 hours ago
will be disastrous for our economy. “There are many of us, and it’s not just in my party, there are many people across the House of Commons and in the House of Lords who wasn’t to have the closest possible ongoing relationship with the European... Read more
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Daily Mail
One of Britain's oldest racing cyclists, 91, is killedto busker Long Gill River Kingsdale fills up with after heavy downpour SNP MP
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
to busker Long Gill River Kingsdale fills up with after heavy downpour SNP MP Hannah Bardell flashes Scotland shirt in House of Commons A war film that dares to celebrate a British triumph:... EXC: Osborne and Gove pocketed £17k payoffs after... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Direct rule looms as Tories confirm £1bn is not dependent on working Northern Ireland Executivewould be spent. And given that his party and independent unionist Lady Hermon
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
would be spent. And given that his party and independent unionist Lady Hermon were the only sitting representatives in the House of Commons for Northern Ireland due to Sinn Fein's abstentionist policy, they would "obviously have an influence" on... Read more
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This is West Country
Highbridge students write to PM about Grenfell Tower disasterwas shocking, outrageous and awful." Miss Booth, year nine English teacher at
This is West Country / Posted 9 hours ago
was shocking, outrageous and awful." Miss Booth, year nine English teacher at King Alfred's posted the letters to the House of Commons last week and said she hopes they will be considered by the Prime Minister. "This activity really inspired... Read more
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International Business Times
UK Parliament hack: Commons select committee mailbox compromised, data breach under investigation and determined" 12-hour-long cyberattack that breached less than 0.5% of parlia
International Business Times / Posted 9 hours ago
and determined" 12-hour-long cyberattack that breached less than 0.5% of parliament's 9,000 email addresses. The House of Commons said 39 email accounts were affected in the cyberattack, including a select committee mailbox that contained... Read more
10h
Oxford Mail
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Oxford Mail
MP's warning: 'Complicated' process could cost parents their free childcarethe Department for Education to tackle technical glitches and simplify the onli
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
the Department for Education to tackle technical glitches and simplify the online application process. Speaking to the House of Commons she said: "You get passed from pillar to post between different areas of the website, each asking you for a... Read more
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Bury Times
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Bury Times / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Gazette
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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guardian-series
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
guardian-series / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Harrow Times
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Harrow Times / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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This is West Country
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
This is West Country / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Gazette News
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Gazette News / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Bolton News
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Bolton News / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Croydon Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Register tracks drones as research shows gadgets can smash plane windscreenscould also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
could also be shattered by the gadgets, according to the research. Grateful to @JeremyLefroy for leading the debate in the House of Commons on drone safety, and pressing the Government for swift action. Balpa general secretary Brian Strutton said:... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Almost one in five MPs are landlordsPhilip Hammond, foreign secretary Boris Johnson, the shadow foreign secretary E
Channel 4 News / Posted 21 hours ago
Philip Hammond, foreign secretary Boris Johnson, the shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry, and the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow. The issue of landlord MPs has re-emerged after the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Critics say that... Read more
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express
Philip Hammond under fire after borrowing rose by nearly £2billion more than expectedyou may not know about Philip HammondWed, March 8, 2017Philip Hammond will deli
express / Posted 21 hours ago
you may not know about Philip HammondWed, March 8, 2017Philip Hammond will deliver his Autumn Statement to MPs at the House of Commons detailing the government's spending and taxation plans today He described the legalisation of same sex... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Parliament is out for summer ... but how did the parties do this term?very sheepish figures leaving Westminster this week. Summer recess offers MPs
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
very sheepish figures leaving Westminster this week. Summer recess offers MPs their longest break from the rigours of the House of Commons – but don’t think for a second that they will spend the next six weeks sipping cocktails and sunning... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Parliament is out for summer ... but how did the parties do this term?very sheepish figures leaving Westminster this week. Summer recess offers MPs
Ipswich Star / Posted 22 hours ago
very sheepish figures leaving Westminster this week. Summer recess offers MPs their longest break from the rigours of the House of Commons – but don’t think for a second that they will spend the next six weeks sipping cocktails and sunning... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Parliament is out for summer ... but how did the parties do this term?very sheepish figures leaving Westminster this week. Summer recess offers MPs
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 22 hours ago
very sheepish figures leaving Westminster this week. Summer recess offers MPs their longest break from the rigours of the House of Commons – but don’t think for a second that they will spend the next six weeks sipping cocktails and sunning... Read more
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express
'It's a REAL problem' Tory Brexiteer fires at Michel Barnier for 'insisting' on ECJ rule“We have to find a solution and I can only say that in common with one or two o
express / Posted 22 hours ago
“We have to find a solution and I can only say that in common with one or two other people, I put forward an idea in the House of Commons that we should go for something which is in no way conceding the European Court of Justice’s... Read more
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The Columbian
Dunkirk: The WWII movie lasts less than two hours. The heroic rescue mission went on for days.Last Man.” “It was in conditions such as these that our men carried on,” Briti
The Columbian / Posted 22 hours ago
Last Man.” “It was in conditions such as these that our men carried on,” British Prime Minister Winston Churchill told the House of Commons on June 4, 1940, four weeks after he had taken office. “With little or no rest, for days and nights on end .... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Cable elected leader of anti-Brexit Liberal DemocratsBrexit’, but he is willing to work with MPs from other parties to thwart this.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Brexit’, but he is willing to work with MPs from other parties to thwart this. Dadabhai Naoroji, the first non-white MP elected to the House of Commons in 1892, was elected under the Liberal Party, the previous incarnation of the Liberal Democ... Read more
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FOX News
Charlie Gard's disease and legal case: An explainerthat has come forward for the wellbeing of a desperately ill child,” British Pr
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
that has come forward for the wellbeing of a desperately ill child,” British Prime Minister Theresa May told the House of Commons on July 5. “It’s an unimaginable position to be in. I fully understand and appreciate that any parent in... Read more
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birminghammail
Redditch MP Jacqui Smith awaits results of expenses row inquiryFORMER Home Secretary Jacqui Smith was ordered to apologise to the House of Com
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
FORMER Home Secretary Jacqui Smith was ordered to apologise to the House of Commons today after a watchdog found that she had “clearly” breached rules on second home expenses. But the Commons Standards and Privileges Committee said no further action... Read more
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express
BREXIT BLOCK: Nine shocking ways Remainers are plotting to keep Britain in the EUof a public opinion that now thinks this isn’t necessarily a very good idea. “
express / Posted yesterday
of a public opinion that now thinks this isn’t necessarily a very good idea. “I would expect that deal not to carry in the House of Commons and there then [would have] to be an election.” The diplomat predicted if Brits were forced to go to the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Five Runcorn craft beers to trythe beers in the area. It has also landed a coup in that it will be supplying
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
the beers in the area. It has also landed a coup in that it will be supplying Priory Ale to the Strangers Bar at the House Of Commons. Norton Brewing also provides opportunities for residents with learning difficulties or disabilities to... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Student, 17, debates Hornsey and Wood Green MP Catherine West on Brexitmother Ann said: “It’s such a fantastic opportunity for young people. It wasn’t
The Ham&High Network / Posted yesterday
mother Ann said: “It’s such a fantastic opportunity for young people. It wasn’t just about the politics that goes on in the House of Commons and that’s quite interesting for young people.” London deputy mayor Joanne McCartney AM, Fortismere School... Read more
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Daily Mirror
New MP tells of her husband's suicide in moving first speechA new MP has told movingly of her late husband's suicide in her first speech in
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
A new MP has told movingly of her late husband's suicide in her first speech in the House of Commons. Liz Twist used her maiden speech to call for “deeds as well as words” to prevent others taking their own lives. The Samaritans volunteer, who has... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sans-cravates: French politicians allowed to abandon ties following UK leadFrance has followed the lead of Britain’s House of Commons by abolishing a bast
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
France has followed the lead of Britain’s House of Commons by abolishing a bastion of tradition and letting male members of parliament go to work without a necktie. The ruling by the country’s National Assembly followed a heated debate sparked when... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Growing confidence among the UK’s aspiring business ownersto start their own business venture, with more women feeling unsure at 33% comp
Online Recruitment / Posted yesterday
to start their own business venture, with more women feeling unsure at 33% compared with 28% of men. According to the House of Commons Library, 2015 saw 383,000 businesses enter the market, the highest number since records began in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
£1bn DUP cash will be spent with or without Executive: Sir Jeffrey Donaldsonsaid that given his party, alongside the independent unionist Lady Sylvia Hermo
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
said that given his party, alongside the independent unionist Lady Sylvia Hermon, were the only representatives in the House of Commons for Northern Ireland, would "obviously have an influence". He said the agreement provided for a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Family of soldier win right to fresh inquest into his tragic death at barracksdied at the British Deepcut army barracks in Surrey, as they emerged from a off
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
died at the British Deepcut army barracks in Surrey, as they emerged from a off camera press conference held inside the House of Commons In 2006, amid calls for a public inquiry, the Labour Government commissioned Nicholas Blake QC to review... Read more
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Daily Mail
The 'miracle of Dunkirk' in colourand breaking down. Despite this, Dunkirk was regarded as a success and a great
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
and breaking down. Despite this, Dunkirk was regarded as a success and a great boost for morale. In a famous speech to the House of Commons, Churchill praised the 'miracle of Dunkirk' and resolved that Britain would fight on: 'We shall fight on the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ten-old scoffs TOILET PAPER if he can't get food due to conditionon CCTV abandoning pet Moment men execute armed robbery in South Africa SNP M
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
on CCTV abandoning pet Moment men execute armed robbery in South Africa SNP MP Hannah Bardell flashes Scotland shirt in House of Commons Fair and square: The moment a BLINDFOLDED British Rubik's... Don’t go off the rails: Hero tram driver... Read more
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Daily Mail
£250,000 Lamborghini stolen in Zurich and driven 600 miles to Londonoverpaid?' Moment when driver stops dead on major motorway to catch exit SNP
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
overpaid?' Moment when driver stops dead on major motorway to catch exit SNP MP Hannah Bardell flashes Scotland shirt in House of Commons Hit-and-run driver knocks down a cyclist before callously... Grime star, 31, whose band headlined... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Lancashire County Council Labour boss in cash pleawith the Democratic Unionist Party who have 10 MP’S and have received £1billion
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
with the Democratic Unionist Party who have 10 MP’S and have received £1billion in exchange for their votes in the House of Commons. “Lancashire has 16 MPs and therefore should receive £1.6billion for desperately needed infrastructure... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Growing confidence among the UK’s aspiring business ownersto start their own business venture, with more women feeling unsure at 33% comp
Online Recruitment / Posted yesterday
to start their own business venture, with more women feeling unsure at 33% compared with 28% of men. According to the House of Commons Library, 2015 saw 383,000 businesses enter the market, the highest number since records began in... Read more
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The New Yorker
Christopher Nolan’s Wartime Epicevacuation—was not a victory but a barely averted catastrophe, and it came on t
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
evacuation—was not a victory but a barely averted catastrophe, and it came on the heels of what Churchill himself, in the House of Commons, lamented as “a colossal military disaster” in Belgium and France. Many countries, preferring... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
MP claims Inchgreen drydock cranes should have been listedson of a shipbuilder, Mr Sweeney worked for defence giant BAE and Scottish Ente
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
son of a shipbuilder, Mr Sweeney worked for defence giant BAE and Scottish Enterprise before being elected to the House of Commons. The Inchgreen drydock, the largest in Scotland and one of the biggest in the UK, is owned by Peel Ports... Read more
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