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This section only shows news back to September 2018 (with the exception of some Committee news). To view news prior to this, please visit the news section of the UK Parliament web archive.

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Latest news from Parliament, the House of Commons, the House of Lords and Committees.

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The latest news from across UK Parliament.

Parliamentary news

The latest Parliamentary news grouped by type of Parliamentary business.

Commons news

PACAC renews its calls for legislative reform of the PHSO
The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee has published its report on the performance of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) from 2022-2023
04 March 2024
Sub-Committee on Overseas Territories issues call for evidence on education
The Committee issues a call for evidence on how the UK Government supports the education of students from the Overseas Territories both in the UK and in their respective territories
01 March 2024
Coming up in the Commons 4-8 March
Find out what's coming up in the House of Commons 4-8 March
01 March 2024
New Member of Parliament elected in by-election
George Galloway of the Workers Party for Britain was elected to the House of Commons at a by-election held on Thursday 29 February 2024
01 March 2024
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Lords news

Lords marks International Women's Day
Members discuss economic inclusion of women. Find out more
01 March 2024
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What's on in the Lords 4-8 March
Questions, bills and debates: discover what's coming up in the House of Lords.
01 March 2024
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UK position on foreign affairs to be debated in the Lords
Foreign Secretary to address members views on British overseas relations. Find out more
01 March 2024
Call for evidence launched on Electronic Border Management
The House of Lords Justice and Home Affairs Committee today invites written contributions to its inquiry on electronic border management systems.
01 March 2024
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Committee news

PACAC renews its calls for legislative reform of the PHSO
The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee has published its report on the performance of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) from 2022-2023
04 March 2024
Sub-Committee on Overseas Territories issues call for evidence on education
The Committee issues a call for evidence on how the UK Government supports the education of students from the Overseas Territories both in the UK and in their respective territories
01 March 2024
Call for evidence launched on Electronic Border Management
The House of Lords Justice and Home Affairs Committee today invites written contributions to its inquiry on electronic border management systems.
01 March 2024
I ba raddau mae economi Cymru'n cael ei heffeithio gan bobl ifanc yn gadael Cymru?
Bydd y Pwyllgor Materion Cymreig yn cynnal ei drydedd sesiwn dystiolaeth yn archwilio Effaith newid poblogaeth yng Nghymru, gan ganolbwyntio ar effaith pobl iau yn gadael y genedl ar yr economi
01 March 2024
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Bill news

Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill to undergo further scrutiny in the Lords
Report stage begins in the House of Lords. Find out more
01 March 2024
Media Bill debated in the Lords
Members discuss draft law to update broadcasting law following exit from the EU and rise of online services. Catch up
29 February 2024
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Lords private members' bills in the 2023-24 session
Follow the progress of private members' bills in the House of Lords during the 2023-24 session of Parliament
23 February 2024
Animal Welfare (Livestock Exports) Bill debated in the Lords
Members discuss draft law to end exports of certain animals for fattening and slaughter in Great Britain. Catch up
22 February 2024
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Regional news

The latest Parliamentary news across the different UK regions.

England

Lords debates state of local government
Members discuss case for reinvigoration of local democracy. Catch up
16 June 2023
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House of Lords Podcast: protecting children and the Union
We speak to Baroness Kidron about her work protecting children online and to Baroness Taylor of Bolton and Lord Dunlop about strengthening the Union.
28 January 2022
Government should press ahead with devolution agenda, say MPs
The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee publishes a report on the progress of devolution
01 October 2021
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How should England be governed? MPs hears from Metro Mayors and Councils
MPs hears from Metro Mayors Andy Burnham and Jamie Driscoll
05 July 2021
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Scotland

MPs look at Civil Service’s dual role supporting UK and Scottish Governments
Scottish Affairs Committee launches inquiry on Intergovernmental Relations: The Civil Service
29 February 2024
Former First Ministers to discuss intergovernmental relations with Scottish Affairs Committee in 2024
All living former First Ministers of Scotland - Nicola Sturgeon, Alex Salmond, Jack McConnell and Henry McLeish - will give oral evidence to the Scottish Affairs Committee
09 January 2024
UK government responds to calls for Scotland to be promoted ‘beyond the tartan’
MPs found the UK and Scottish Governments often collaborate well when promoting Scotland’s interests abroad but more work is needed to highlight modern Scottish successes
30 November 2023
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How do we ensure Scotland realises its potential as a world leader in scientific research?
Committee to hear evidence on Scotland’s scientific research capability
20 October 2023
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Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland governance debated in the Lords
Members discuss return of NI Assembly to Stormont and reaffirmation of the Belfast (Good Friday) Agreement. Catch up
28 February 2024
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MPs examine options to boost the defence economy in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee  launches inquiry into defence economy
06 February 2024
Committee proposes raft of measures to stabilise Stormont
Northern Ireland Affairs Committee  publishes the effectiveness of the institutions of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement report
04 December 2023
Sir Robert Buckland elected as Chair of the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee
Sir Robert takes up the position with immediate effect and will serve until the end of the current Parliament
28 November 2023
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Wales

I ba raddau mae economi Cymru'n cael ei heffeithio gan bobl ifanc yn gadael Cymru?
Bydd y Pwyllgor Materion Cymreig yn cynnal ei drydedd sesiwn dystiolaeth yn archwilio Effaith newid poblogaeth yng Nghymru, gan ganolbwyntio ar effaith pobl iau yn gadael y genedl ar yr economi
01 March 2024
To what extent is Wales’ economy impacted by young people leaving Wales?
The Welsh Affairs Committee will be holding its third session examining population change in Wales, focusing on the economic impact of younger people leaving the nation
01 March 2024
Llywodraethwyr pum carchar Cymru i ymddangos gerbron Aelodau Seneddol
The Governors of Wales’ five prisons will appear before the Welsh Affairs Committee as MPs continue evidence gathering on ‘Prisons in Wales’
16 February 2024
Governors of Wales’ five prisons to appear before MPs
The Governors of Wales’ five prisons will appear before the Welsh Affairs Committee as MPs continue evidence gathering on ‘Prisons in Wales’
16 February 2024
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