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Brexit: Theresa May’s deal is voted down in historic Commons defeat

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe prime minister’s Brexit deal is backed by 202 MPs but 432 vote against. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal has been rejected by 230 votes –…

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MPs urge Commons veto over post-Brexit trade agreements

Image copyright AFP Parliament must be given a veto over any trade deals the UK signs after Brexit, a committee of MPs has urged. Ministers hope to begin negotiating deals with key partners once the…


Did Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom just ‘flounce’?

Commons leader Andrea Leadsom showed off her flouncing skills to MPs earlier after a Labour MP apologised to her for using the word. Barry Sheerman said he should not have said Mrs Leadsom “flounced” out…




Brexit vote: Will MPs back PMs deal in Commons?

It’s now up to MPs to make the next move on Brexit. With a so-called ‘meaningful vote’ in parliament next week, they have to decide whether to back the deal the prime minister has negotiated…


Lloyd Russell-Moyle: MP announces in Commons he is HIV positive

Image copyright PA Image caption Lloyd Russell-Moyle urged ministers to review cuts to sexual health budgets An MP has revealed he is HIV positive during a House of Commons debate on public health. Lloyd Russell-Moyle,…


Commons keepy-uppy ‘sent positive message’

Image copyright @HannahB4LiviMP Image caption Ms Bardell kicked a ball about the chamber after proceedings ended on Tuesday evening An SNP MP who played keepy-uppy in the House of Commons has said she hopes it…



MPs told off for playing football in Commons chamber

Image copyright Hannah Bardell MP Image caption Five MPs posed in the Commons chamber in their football tops on Tuesday evening A group of MPs have been reprimanded for playing football in the chamber of…


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