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Man arrested after fight outside Parliamentary bar

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 16:52
A Commons employee is arrested on suspicion of GBH and another taken to hospital after incident.

'Dear Mark Carney... capitalism stinks': Bank complaint letters revealed

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 16:19
The public vents its anger at the Bank of England governor in hate mail released to the BBC.

PM's internet safety adviser urges end to password sharing

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:54
Baroness Shields says that MPs should not be sharing passwords with their staff.

'Only hard border is down middle of Labour'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:30
Theresa May is asked to give "a fully-itemised account" that could be independently-audited over the payments relating to the UK's exit from the EU.

PMQs: Theresa May asked for 'quick update on Brexit negotiations'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:29
There has been "very good progress" made on Brexit negotiations, Theresa May tells the House of Commons.

PMQs: Corbyn asks May about government Brexit documents

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:28
Jeremy Corbyn asks about documents referred to by David Davis, adding the Brexit secretary admitted on Wednesday "they actually don't exist".

Prime Minister's Questions: The key bits and the verdict

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 14:03
Jeremy Corbyn and Theresa May clashed over the Brexit talks - who came out on top?

UN signals 'end' of throwaway plastic

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 13:38
The end of the era of throwaway plastic has been signalled by UN environment ministers meeting in Kenya.

'Any impact assessments been done?'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 13:37
David Davis is asked what studies the government has made into the impact of Brexit.

Speaker John Bercow mispeaks to create 'MP for Brexeter'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 13:36
House of Commons Speaker John Bercow's slip of the tongue describes arch-Remain MP for Exeter Ben Bradshaw as the "member for Brexeter".

Theresa May told nursery owners are struggling under new rules

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 12:57
The prime minister is told that more than 1,000 nurseries are struggling because of funding changes.

Carl Sargeant allegations inquiry dropped by Labour

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:55
The party was due to investigate allegations against the ex-minister, found dead after being sacked.

UK electoral system faces 'perfect storm' of threats, says watchdog

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:38
Russian meddling and local council cuts are just two factors undermining credibility, the watchdog says.

Impact assessment of Brexit on the UK 'don't exist'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 10:29
David Davis tells MPs no assessment of the overall impact of Brexit on the UK has been carried out.

Brexit: Keir Starmer 'wouldn't rule out' staying in customs union

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 10:03
Sir Keir Starmer says he wouldn't rule out staying in customs union post Brexit.

Boris Johnson urges EU to progress Brexit talks

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:37
The foreign secretary says this is the best way to "thrash out" the issues over the Irish border.

Newcastle-under-Lyme Council: Labour toppled amid election row fallout

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:13
Labour's loss of council control prompts the resignation amid a row over general election voting.

MPs call for wider NI Troubles 'amnesty'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 07:45
The proposal by Tory and Labour MPs would prevent ex-soldiers and paramilitaries being prosecuted.

Man due in court over alleged plot to kill PM

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 07:30
The BBC understands the allegations involve a plan to bomb Downing Street security gates.

Brexit: European Parliament 'does not want to penalise UK'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 06:44
Dutch MEP Sophie in 't Veld says there is a "limit to what you can do" when trying to negotiate a Brexit settlement.