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Katie Price calls on MPs to make online abuse criminal offence

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 13:47
Katie Price is calling on MPs to make online abuse a criminal offence, and says how her son has been targeted.

Actress Joanna Lumley reads Emmeline Pankhurst's Freedom or Death speech

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 12:54
Actress Joanna Lumley reads Emmeline Pankhurst's Freedom or Death speech.

Ex-Carillion finance director 'not asleep at wheel'

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:27
Former finance chief Zafar Khan tells MPs he did everything he could to help the company.

Love Island's Olivia Attwood on why she's never voted

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 09:42
Love Island's Olivia Attwood speaks to MP Anna Soubry, 100 years since women won the right to vote.

Women's vote: Calls for suffragettes to be pardoned

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 07:54
Campaigners want posthumous pardons for women who were jailed while fighting for the right to vote.

Armed forces paralysis due to Brexit - Rusi

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 06:30
Delays over planned military reductions created uncertainty and risked reputation, says think tank.

Alyn and Deeside polls open for Welsh assembly by-election

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 06:26
Five candidates seek to succeed the late Carl Sargeant as assembly member for Alyn and Deeside.

Remove hard Brexiteers, ex-minister Anna Soubry tells PM

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 01:57
Ex-business minister says she would be willing to quit the party if Johnson and Rees-Mogg take over.

Historical change

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 00:54
Would the outcomes of elections have been different if men had been the only people using the ballot box?

Trump's NHS tweet causes a stir

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 21:05
The story of the US president's surprise intervention into the debate about healthcare in the UK.

Stagecoach East Coast rail franchise to end early

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 19:08
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling will end the contract after Stagecoach 'got its numbers wrong'.

'Significant gaps' at Stormont talks - DUP

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:46
Negotiating should not be allowed "to run on and on and on", says the DUP's Simon Hamilton.

Michel Barnier: It's time for UK to make a choice

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:23
The EU's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says he wants more clarity from the UK on what kind of economic relationship it wants after it leaves next year.

Sinn Féin MLA Gerry Kelly pays fine for removing clamp

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:58
The Sinn Féin MLA says he agreed to pay a fine following the incident on Friday.

Theresa May's Wales-England A&E comparison 'not valid'

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:44
A watchdog backs Carwyn Jones' criticism of the PM's use of health data for England and Wales.

MSP James Dornan to run for SNP deputy leader role

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:30
Glasgow Cathcart representative James Dornan wants to replace Angus Robertson, who resigned on Saturday.

Labour MP Rupa Huq on history lessons in schools

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:09
History lessons in English schools make no mention of the Blair-Brown administrations, or the post-war Labour government, says Rupa Huq.

Westminster week: Carillion, PMQs, Brexit and recess

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 14:57
Ahead of the Commons going into a week-long recess, a look at what's going in Westminster before the break.

President Trump: NHS 'going broke and not working'

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 14:56
The UK health secretary hits back saying "all get care no matter the size of their bank balance".

Michel Barnier says 'not a moment to lose' in Brexit talks

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:59
The EU's negotiator says he respects British "red lines" on the customs union, ahead of London talks.