Speaker news

60 UK Businesses join Mr Speaker to address BAME inequality

On Wednesday 19 July Mr Speaker was joined by representatives from 60 UK businesses and staff from the House of Commons to pledge their support for the Speaker’s BAME Challenge

This week in the Commons: 17 July - 20 July

A round up of this week’s business in the Chamber and Westminster Hall

King of Spain visits UK Parliament

The King of Spain, Felipe VI.

King Felipe VI addresses MPs and members of the Lords

UK Parliament lights up ahead of Pride in London Parade

The Houses of Parliament will be illuminated in the rainbow flag for the first time to mark London Pride on the 7, 8 and 9 of July.

Anniversary of the death of Jo Cox

The Commons Speaker marks the anniversary of the death of Jo Cox

More speaker news

Title Date
Commons Speaker marks anniversary of Jo Cox's passing 15.06.2017
House of Commons returns on 13 June 2017 09.06.2017
Speaker's Democracy Award - inaugural winner announced 30.03.2017
Speaker's statement on parliamentary security on Wednesday 29 March 29.03.2017
Statement from both Houses of Parliament on Friday 24 March 24.03.2017
Parliament Turns Off The Lights For Earth Hour 20.03.2017