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PMQs: Corbyn and May on cabinet splits over trade deal

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:59
Jeremy Corbyn opens PMQs teasing the PM over reported splits in her cabinet about future UK-EU customs arrangements.

Barnier? Try the BBC's Brexit HQ trivia quiz

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:58
Are you a fan of the quiz show app HQ Trivia? Have a go our Brexit quiz, inspired by the app.

Grenfell Tower fire: May pledges to fund cladding removal

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:53
Material similar to that blamed in the Grenfell fire will be stripped from towers at the government's expense.

East Coast train line to be put into public control

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:52
Rail services on the East Coast Main Line to be brought back under government control.

PMQs: Blackford and May on Scottish devolution and Brexit

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:33
The SNP's Westminster leader and UK PM clash over the Scottish Parliament's rejection of the EU Withdrawal Bill.

PMQs: Sharma and May on Jowell and Sure Start money

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:27
The PM is asked by a Labour MP to find more funding for Sure Start, the "proudest achievement" of the late Baroness Jowell.

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Vote Leave supremo in Channel 4 Brexit drama

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:25
He will play the man who masterminded the leave campaign in the Channel 4 docudrama.

PMQs: MPs cheer PCs who arrested Jo Cox's killer

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:12
It is a convention that MPs do not clap, but the Speaker, who introduced the officers, made no effort to halt the unparliamentary behaviour.

PMQs: Corbyn and May on Labour taking over negotiations

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:12
After being asked to let Labour take over, the PM lists a series of opposition pledges and claims the party cannnot be trusted.

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

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 13:52
Theresa May clashed with Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit and future UK-EU trade - here are the key bits.

Online reporting of sexual harassment 'lacks empathy', MPs told

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 12:42
A senior Rape Crisis counsellor tells MPs women want to talk to other women about their experiences.

Five complaints over Lord Kilclooney 'Indian' tweet

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 12:39
The peer sent a tweet referring to the taoiseach as a "typical Indian" which he acknowledged as a mistake.

Diane Abbott: Labour would close two immigration detention centres

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:54
Labour pledges to close Yarl's Wood and Brook House and limit immigration detention to 28 days.

Oxford Labour councillor resigns over 'anti-Semitic' Facebook post

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:10
Ben Lloyd-Shogbesan's "anti-Semitic" post has prompted an inquiry by Oxford city's Labour group.

Brexit: 'Serious criticism' of UK's two customs proposals

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 10:24
Both trade options have potentially "adverse" impacts, a senior minister says.

How to solve Brexit border problem?

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 10:04
Ireland finds itself on the front line of Brexit negotiations.

Carillion board oversaw a 'rotten corporate culture', say MPs

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 00:08
MPs have accused former directors, auditors and the government of failing to stop Carillion's collapse.

MPs criticise government clean energy policies

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 00:01
Two parliamentary committees say ill-thought out policies have driven down clean energy investment.

Windrush: Sixty-three people may have been wrongly removed

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:30
Officials have found the records of people who were made to leave the UK, the home secretary reveals.

Jeremy Corbyn intervenes to hail Arsene Wenger

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 20:28
The Labour leader took the rare step of intervening in a backbench debate to praise the departed Gunners boss.

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