Parliament and the public

Parliament and the public

Speaker John Bercow takes an active part in a number of programmes that seen to engage with the public and communicate the work and importance of Parliament.

Outreach visits

Mr Speaker and the Deputy Speakers visit a range of groups around the UK to promote the work and role of Parliament, and encourage greater public engagement

Speaker's School Council Award

An awards scheme to boost interest in democratic values

Speaker's school visits

Answering questions at schools and colleges across the UK

Speaker's Advisory Council on Public Engagement

SACPE provides informal, independent advice from an external perspective to Speaker John Bercow

Related information

Topics: Speaker

Recent parliamentary material on the Speaker of the House of Commons. This includes briefing papers produced by the parliamentary research services, and the latest Early Day Motions put down by MPs.