61st Report into the UK’s nuclear programme published
The Ministry of Defence (the department) have published their 61st report into the UK’s nuclear programme. The programme, which was first introduced in 1969, has been utilised as part of the government’s security policy.
Theresa May addresses media at No. 10
Theresa May today delivered an unannounced speech on the state of Brexit talks. She called for counter-proposals from the EU and a greater level of respect.
Lord Blunkett joins The Parliamentary Review
Lord David Blunkett has been appointed chairman of The Parliamentary Review, alongside Sir Eric Pickles. By having a senior Labour and Conservative figure at the helm, the Review guarantees that it will be taken seriously by all corners of the Houses of Parliament.
The Parliamentary Review meets Ruth Cadbury MP
Though Ruth Cadbury has only been an MP since 2015, she has spent more than 25 years on the council in Brentford and Isleworth, the constituency she now represents. At heart a local MP, she is constantly in touch with the key people and issues in her area. In an interview with The Parliamentary Review director Craig Wilmann, she discusses her transition from local politics to Westminster, surprises she encountered during it, and the sometimes-adversarial nature of parliamentary dialogue.
The Parliamentary Review meets Jonathan Reynolds MP
In just over seven years as an MP, Jonathan Reynolds has served as an opposition whip, the parliamentary private secretary to the leader of the opposition, and as a shadow minister. In conversation with The Parliamentary Review’s director Craig Wilmann, Reynolds discusses his undying passion for Stalybridge and Hyde, the need for politicians to work closely with the private sector, and the time he lost Ed Miliband’s briefing papers in the loo.
A week in review (5th March - 8th March)
The parliamentary review of the week:Monday 5th: Important discussions took place regarding defence in the morning, principally concerning Russia, who increasingly appears to be a strategic enemy of the United Kingdom, especially as the Islamic State...
The Parliamentary Review Spring gala
With guest speakers such as Jacob Rees-Mogg, James Horwill and Julia Hartley-Brewer, it was a night to remember, but it was also an evening to reflect... To reflect, that is, on the great and inspiring work carried out by the representatives in atten...
The whipping system
Some see it as an archaic process with no place in modern-day parliament, whereas others consider it to be the glue holding everything together. In this article, The Parliamentary Review examines the The Whipping system as a whole, how it works, and ...
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