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UK House of Commons @HouseofCommons Westminster, London, UK

The House of Commons checks and challenges the Government’s work, makes laws and debates topical issues. Find out what’s happening and how you can take part.

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MPs are now considering @UKHouseofLords amendments to the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill. Find out m… https://t.co/HlRxFH4MOAMPs are considering Lords amendments to the Trade Bill 2019-21 today. Read our briefing for more on key areas inclu… https://t.co/0C4QXqSJeW
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsEarlier today, @PeteWishart asked an urgent question on visa arrangements for UK musicians in the EU. Watch here:… https://t.co/pbMUCR9j4TMPs are now considering @UKHouseofLords amendments to the Trade Bill. Find out more about the Bill:… https://t.co/x8xLeTWXEwThe House is now sitting, starting with questions to @FCDOGovUK ministers. Watch today's proceedings:… https://t.co/77z9dUlOANFind out what’s on in the House of Commons today in the #OrderPaper: https://t.co/r7OFV2Qzsy Also confirmed: • U… https://t.co/od3hZhhsza
1/19
2021
Opposition Day Debates led by @UKLabour on universal credit and working tax credit, and access to remote education… https://t.co/w7qvdXGuoG🔴 Minister for Crime and Policing @kitmalthouse is giving an update on the Police National Computer. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/q02HlO8cp5The House is now sitting, starting with questions to @educationgovuk ministers. Watch today's proceedings:… https://t.co/9RTpBxINVtWe’ll be live streaming the statement from the Minister for Crime and Policing giving an update on the Police Natio… https://t.co/otQoFpQlVrWhat's coming up this week in the Commons? - Opposition day debates - Lord's amendments to the Trade Bill - Lord's… https://t.co/U16vgyV0ztFind out what’s on in the House of Commons today in the #OrderPaper: https://t.co/oONn5VDS0z Also confirmed: • S… https://t.co/T57pIxIPmu
1/18
2021
How many errors did you find?  To create the authoritative record of the House of Commons, you’ll need excellent E… https://t.co/ZRzZpvrV9g
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsWondering which ministers are answering questions, what's being debated or which Bills are coming up this week? W… https://t.co/U9XqFCF7rFDo you have the sharp eye for detail to be a Commons Hansard reporter?  Test yourself with our proofreading quiz! … https://t.co/wT6LrbrLHx
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1/15
2021
Yesterday, MPs approved the report stage and third reading of the Financial Services Bill. The Bill will now be con… https://t.co/wpRCoyqSlMIn the Chamber, @LaylaMoran has just opened the #BackbenchBusiness debate on Long Covid. Follow the proceedings l… https://t.co/pmxrgiyEzm
Retweeted by UK House of Commons🔴 The Minister for Safeguarding, Victoria Atkins MP is making a statement on measures to tackle domestic abuse and… https://t.co/3Op3e24xKIEarlier today, @amcarmichaelMP asked an urgent question on the consequences of the EU Trade and Cooperation Agreeme… https://t.co/XhJkKx2qaFThe business for the week commencing 18 January will include: https://t.co/9CoQ7m3jwb
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsThe House is now sitting, starting with questions to @tradegovuk ministers. Watch today's proceedings: https://t.co/lSx70jdYcZWe’ll be live streaming the statement from the Minister for Safeguarding, Victoria Atkins, on measures to tackle do… https://t.co/jQs7VBAjK1• Urgent question from @amcarmichaelMP on the consequences of the EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement as it applies… https://t.co/M7Joxx6JpcThe House of Commons sits at 9.30am today. Find out more about today's business in the #OrderPaper:… https://t.co/idEU3F6Iwb
1/14
2021
MPs are now considering the remaining stages of the Financial Services Bill. Track the Bill's progress:… https://t.co/rYIIZwSxdrMissed today's PMQs? Catch up here: 🔊 Listen on SoundCloud: https://t.co/C5ujgvtnxb 📗 Read in #Hansard:… https://t.co/mTjXj8Bk3VEarlier today, @CatSmithMP asked an urgent question on the May 2021 elections. Watch here: https://t.co/iLNfebFors https://t.co/rW5RvikwxKEarlier today, @J_Donaldson_MP asked an urgent question on disruption to trade between Great Britain and Northern I… https://t.co/DNDpOPK0Og🔴 @MattHancock is making a statement on Mental Health Act Reform. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/vaGUn0HDto🔴 Watch Prime Minister's Questions live. #BSL #PMQs ⬇️ https://t.co/Mg5cHPkGczWe’ll be live streaming PMQs from 12 midday. We'll also be live streaming @MattHancock's statement on Mental Healt… https://t.co/nQ1Ll4AdJLThe House is now sitting, starting with questions to @GEOgovuk ministers. Watch today's proceedings: https://t.co/AHUVy8AJgvFind out more about what's being debated in Westminster Hall today: https://t.co/O9ao7b7Fqw (3/3) https://t.co/sE1TVcZj6d• Urgent question from @CatSmithMP on May 2021 elections. • Statement from @MattHancock on Mental Health Act Reform… https://t.co/FdSQrqnRUCFind out what’s on in the Commons today in the #OrderPaper: https://t.co/vfnkeHmWDY Also confirmed: • Urgent que… https://t.co/lFd2rONFEc
1/13
2021
MPs are now taking part in a general debate on Covid-19. Watch here: https://t.co/YAiYkV8PXt https://t.co/vY1SsWbhKL🔴@BWallaceMP is making a statement on defence support to the Covid-19 response. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/0hexdVg44C🔴 @DominicRaab is giving an update to the Government’s response to the forced labour in Xinjiang. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/djvOdATlJLThe House is now sitting, starting with questions to @DHSCgovuk ministers. Watch today's proceedings:… https://t.co/YxcQcK1QjDWe’ll be live streaming a statement from the Foreign Secretary on the Government’s response to forced labour in Xin… https://t.co/JTYAAhFtIOFind out more about what's being debated in Westminster Hall today: https://t.co/1IPHLvIIje Follow the Chamber in… https://t.co/CO1kGmlcpOFind out what’s coming up in the House of Commons in the #OrderPaper: https://t.co/L7LZuct5z4 Two statements confi… https://t.co/3xe7PPsZv3
1/12
2021
The House returned from recess today, with statements from @RishiSunak and @nadhimzahawi. Images: ©UK Parliament/J… https://t.co/Aqa5pYqVZAToday's debate on Global Britain is starting now. Watch here: https://t.co/lJuGogyqrR https://t.co/wKypROTi4h🔴@nadhimzahawi is making a statement on a Covid-19 Update. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/nn1Jj6xRaKOn Wednesday we will be holding a session with the Secretary of State for Education @GavinWilliamson, and the Perma… https://t.co/myq8xqz5je
Retweeted by UK House of Commons🔴 @RishiSunak is making a statement on an Economic Update. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/pOXEk3YAepEarlier today senior Commons clerk Matthew Hamlyn spoke to @TimesRadio's @MattChorley about how the House of Common… https://t.co/7wA429GtaV
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsThe House is now sitting, starting with questions to @mhclg ministers. Watch today's proceedings: https://t.co/O5TTlSId4nWe’ll be live streaming the statement from the Chancellor on an Economic Update, and the statement from the Minist… https://t.co/n24psCAqjwWhat’s happening in @HouseofCommons today? Read our briefings for more info on ‘Global Britain’, and… https://t.co/mTporrZhph
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsWant to know more about which ministers are answering questions, what's being debated or which Bills are coming up?… https://t.co/ScLxPiMHEHFind out more about what's being debated in Westminster Hall today: https://t.co/W4pMePw3Dl Follow the Chamber in… https://t.co/A8WQ7TeUiUThe House of Commons returns from recess today and will sit at 2.30pm. Find out what’s on today in the #OrderPaperhttps://t.co/RSQBmqErWq
1/11
2021
The House of Commons returns on Monday 11 January at 2.30pm. Next week's business includes PMQs and the remaining… https://t.co/OelHCNDVBg
1/8
2021
📢 Next Wednesday at 2.30pm, we will be questioning the Minister for International Trade @ranil as part of our inqu… https://t.co/DC5aZJ2q5l
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsToday the Speaker of the House of Commons, Sir Lindsay Hoyle, wrote to @SpeakerPelosi to express his shock at last… https://t.co/pjrGQCPI7s
1/7
2021
The House of Commons was recalled from recess today for the Prime Minister to update MPs on Covid-19 and for MPs to… https://t.co/HUXBmPgSLDThis Thursday 7 Jan at 2.30pm we will be questioning the Secretary of State @MattHancock about the rising number of… https://t.co/OhkxuTY6tZ
Retweeted by UK House of CommonsMPs are now debating a statutory instrument relating to coronavirus. Find out more about the SI being debated toda… https://t.co/PH5sXTMq5C🔴 Education Secretary @GavinWilliamson is making a statement on educational settings. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/UIaABWh7t3🔴 Prime Minister @BorisJohnson is making a statement giving an update on Covid-19. #BSL Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/XmF7CzTJUSFind details about what’s happening today in the #OrderPaper: https://t.co/sUuuefqdQg We'll be live streaming the… https://t.co/rddTS6einNThe House of Commons has been recalled from recess today. The Prime Minister will make a statement giving a Covid-… https://t.co/zXyk3HUo87
1/6
2021
The @HouseofCommons has been recalled tomorrow to consider the latest #COVID19 regulations. Who makes the decision… https://t.co/CVq2raxrU2
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1/5
2021
Find out more about the recall of the House of Commons on 6 January here: https://t.co/xeGS4gSuZkThe Speaker of the House of Commons has granted a request from the Government to recall the House at 11.30am on Wed… https://t.co/KrFcb2VP19
1/4
2020
Thank you to the House of Commons teams who went above and beyond to keep Parliament running during the pandemic. A… https://t.co/o01cpLkXPDHouse of Commons: Looking back on 2020 Read more: https://t.co/4KhbsmyEHF https://t.co/4KhbsmyEHFWe have collected data to show how MPs and the House Service ensured parliamentary scrutiny could continue in 2020,… https://t.co/vuCdpEWb30Jessica Taylor, our official Commons photographer shares some of her favourite shots, and reflects on how both she… https://t.co/nkqyRJjQw9Yesterday, the European Union (Future Relationship) Bill received Royal Assent. Find out more: https://t.co/HJwaAIMjagYesterday, the House adjourned and will return on Monday 11 January 2021 at 2.30pm
12/31
2020
MPs are now debating a series of public health statutory instruments (SIs) relating to coronavirus and tiers restri… https://t.co/w1z9UewrqJOur photographer also captured some unique images in the voting lobbies as MPs voted on the European Union (Future… https://t.co/Mu77MEhsQpOur official photographer captured photos from today's Covid-19 statement by @MattHancock. Images: ©UK Parliament/… https://t.co/cs9jf7EaKO🔴@GavinWilliamson is making a statement on education return in January. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/tx76WdsIUIOur official House of Commons photographer was in the Chamber to take photos of the European Union (Future Relation… https://t.co/YSb7FKc57C🔴@MattHancock is making a statement on Covid-19. Follow the Chamber in real time: https://t.co/lnD4Alb9qK Watch l… https://t.co/0Znaw0wxmUThe European Union (Future Relationship) Bill has passed all of its Commons stages and now moves to @UKHouseofLordshttps://t.co/DmKQsv5M5vJust confirmed: @GavinWilliamson will make a statement on education return in January, expected after the statement… https://t.co/At92xOD2XmMPs are debating the European Union (Future Relationship) Bill in second reading. Read the @CommonsLibrary briefin… https://t.co/bTbu6wLMqvToday MPs will debate the European Union (Future Relationship) Bill - find out more https://t.co/XOMDNslT1NFind out what’s on today in the #OrderPaper: https://t.co/fsQpSj3aNf @MattHancock will make a statement on Covid-1… https://t.co/jh2agFjXCJThe House has been recalled today for MPs to debate the European Union (Future Relationship) Bill. https://t.co/ZzWPmQvovC
12/30
2020
Read more here: https://t.co/NqfohTYp7yThe Speaker has granted a request from the Government to recall the House at 9.30 on 30 December 2020 for MPs to de… https://t.co/WOsJg6FJxjFor the final day of our Commons advent calendar here's a message from Speaker of the House of Commons, Sir Lindsay… https://t.co/aeBD9SXAZ5
12/24
2020
Each clock dial on the Elizabeth Tower measures nearly 23 feet in diameter! For years the clock dials and the ston… https://t.co/ISQ32yAu91
12/23
2020
We have collected data to show how MPs and the House Service ensured parliamentary scrutiny could continue in 2020,… https://t.co/DhR7BSeqAXDay 22 of our advent calendar is 22-year-old Service Delivery Supervisor Gurchaten. "Behind this iconic landmark s… https://t.co/DM8iT5JG9H
12/22
2020
#Commons2020 https://t.co/If6vKUM4bYWe're looking back at 2020 in the Commons. Our staff worked hard to make Parliament Covid-secure. #Commons2020 https://t.co/cSt09ntv4THidden away in the Palace of Westminster lies the 16th century Cloister Court, one of the most ancient and intricat… https://t.co/wAhEGAKsjqOn 21 April the House of Commons took an historic first step in approving a motion to start virtual proceedings in… https://t.co/ELpjNTZAcD
12/21
2020
20m (65 ft) above Central Lobby, there is a wooden shed that teeters upon a golden dome. Housed within is a winch… https://t.co/V1ct8ZByt0
12/20
2020
For the past 19 years the sustainable and homegrown Christmas tree that takes its traditional place in New Palace Y… https://t.co/5QsX8Kuopd
12/19
2020
The House adjourned for Christmas Recess yesterday. Wondering what else happened in the Commons this week? Our rou… https://t.co/WL85NmhSERThe answer is 21 April 2020. #Commons2020 https://t.co/UEhkLPRcn6 https://t.co/pX78pLt32WThe House of Commons took an historic first step in starting virtual proceedings. But what date did this happen on?
12/18
2020

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