Read transcripts of debates in both Houses
Produced by Commons Library, Lords Library and Parliamentary Office Science and Technology
Search for Members by name, postcode, constituency and party
Learn about their experience, knowledge and interests
Celebrating people who have made Parliament a positive, inclusive working environment
Four staff networks for people to discuss and consider issues.
Contact your MP or a Member of the House of Lords about an issue that matters to you
Sign up for the Your Parliament newsletter to find out how you can get involved
Explore the Houses of Parliament on this virtual tour
Sign up to our newsletter for regular updates about visiting
Book a school visit, classroom workshop or teacher-training session
Access videos, worksheets, lesson plans and games
Women and Equalities Committee
Report and Government response published.
Some evidence was received in the 2016–17 parliamentary session.
The Government must reform workplace policies to support fathers to better balance their parental responsibilities and work and to ensure they meet the needs of the twenty-first century family.
Fathers in particular want to be supported at work to take a more equal share of childcare when children are young.
Evidence given by Panel of Fathers (anonymised)
Evidence given by Margot James MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, and Mark Holmes, Deputy Director, Labour Market, Individual Rights, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.
Women and Equalities Committee publish Government response to Fathers and the workplace report