The speaker of the house of commons John Bercow, has racked up £31,400 in travel expenses last year.
One cost was £13,331.88 for a trip to Australia. 102 more words
Caroline Lucas, the Green MP for Brighton Pavilion, has accused the government of using legislative small print to hide its policy reversal on fracking in important wildlife sites. 343 more words
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Mr Speaker: Emulating Strangford brevity, perhaps, I call Mr Greg Mulholland.
Greg Mulholland (Leeds North West) (LD): Thank you, Mr Speaker.
John Bercow has a black belt in politely slapping down belligerent MPs.
But even he loses his rag occasionally.
This time, it was Liberal Democrat MP Greg Mulholland who drew the ire of the House of Commons Speaker. 144 more words
The following piece presents the research findings of a final year undergraduate dissertation based at the University of Hull.
By Ben Goldsborough
Speaker John Bercow has repeatedly reaffirmed his belief that increased use of Urgent Questions (UQs) in the chamber of the House of Commons has made… 1,052 more words
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6 March 2015
John Bercow, the Speaker of the House of Commons, has warned that unless urgent repairs are carried out MPs could be forced to abandon the Houses of Parliament. 604 more words