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Lord Winston calls for cycling licences to improve road safety

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 19:15
A Labour peer's concerns are echoed by others in the House of Lords worried about "hoodlums in Lycra".

Christchurch shootings: Far-right attack 'could happen in UK too'

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 18:23
The UK also faces a "growing threat" from the far right, security minister Ben Wallace says.

Brexit: Can May still bring back her deal after Bercow statement?

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 18:01
How can the government get round the Speaker's statement and get another vote on its Brexit deal?

Fiona Onasanya: Jailed MP protests innocence on YouTube

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 16:29
A petition that could force a by-election and unseat Fiona Onasanya as an MP will open on Tuesday.

Third Brexit vote must be different – Speaker

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 16:24
John Bercow says the motion MPs vote on must be different to the one that MPs rejected last week.

MP responds to Comic Relief donations drop

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 16:10
David Lammy MP had criticised the charity telethon for promoting the idea of "white saviours".

Merseyside PCC Jane Kennedy quits Labour over 'abuse' in party

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 14:52
Jane Kennedy says she made the decision after Luciana Berger left the party.

MPs call for tax on social media firms

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 07:35
Their report says the money should be used to fund research into the health impact of social media.

'Fake news' during the Cold War

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 07:04
Foreign Office officials fed information to journalists during the Cold War, newly released files show.

Brexit: Not too late for real change to PM's deal - Johnson

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 05:36
Boris Johnson says it would be "absurd" to vote again on the PM's Brexit plan before further EU talks.

Post-Brexit migrant salary plans 'would hit Wales harder'

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 00:20
One company boss who relies on foreign workers says the £30,000 salary threshold is "crazy".

Brexit 'physically impossible' by 29 March - Hammond

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 13:28
Chancellor Philip Hammond says that even if there is a Brexit deal in the coming days, a "short extension" will be needed.

Scots Tory MP may not vote for PM's deal even if DUP do

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 13:08
Ross Thomson, MP for Aberdeen South, told Sunday Politics Scotland that he will make up his own mind on the deal.

Brexit: 'Short extension' needed for PM's deal

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 12:54
The chancellor says it is "physically impossible" to leave the EU on 29 March even if a deal is agreed.

Nick Boles MP: 'I'm not going to be bossed around'

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 12:18
Conservative MP Nick Boles tells Andrew Marr he will not be 'bossed around' into supporting a no-deal Brexit.

Conservative MP Nick Boles says he isn't 'ready to give up' on party

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 11:38
The MP, who quit his local group over his Brexit stance, says he does want to be "bossed around".

Christchurch shootings: Social media 'too slow' at removing footage

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 10:27
A member of the Commons' digital and culture committee says the platforms created their own problems.

McDonald's: Tom Watson urges chain to drop Monopoly campaign

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 09:25
The campaign is a "danger to public health" as it encourages people to eat more, says MP Tom Watson.

Theresa May asks MPs for 'honourable compromise' on Brexit

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 04:28
The prime minister is seeking to persuade MPs to back her Brexit deal at the third time of asking.

Lib Dems 'on mission from protest back to power', Vince Cable to say

Sat, 03/16/2019 - 22:09
Outgoing leader Sir Vince Cable will also urge his party to keep arguing for staying in the EU.