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New Speaker to be elected today

The new Speaker of the House of Commons will be elected today with the result likely to be announced at around 4pm.

General Election: The MPs standing down

Following Boris Johnson’s announcement that he will push for a December 12 election, we have collated a list of all the MPs who have announced they will stand down at the next election.

MPs approve Queen’s Speech by slender majority of 16

A majority of 16 MPs was enough for the Queen’s Speech, outlining prime minister Boris Johnson’s domestic agenda for the new parliamentary session, to be approved in the House of Commons on Thursday.

PM to seek approval for Withdrawal Agreement Bill in key Commons vote

Prime minister Boris Johnson will look to win the support of MPs in a vote on his Withdrawal Agreement Bill, paving the way for the UK to leave the EU by the Article 50 deadline of October 31 as planned.

Government to push for deal vote today

The government has called for a “straight up-and-down vote” on the prime minister’s Brexit deal today.

Parliament to meet for special Brexit sitting

Parliament is set to meet for a special Saturday sitting on October 19 to discuss the future of Brexit.

Parliament to be prorogued next Tuesday

Following the previous attempt to prorogue parliament, the government has confirmed its intentions to prorogue parliament next Tuesday.

Attorney General: “This parliament is a dead parliament”

MPs have engaged in a tense showdown in the House of Commons on Wednesday over the government’s decision to prorogue parliament.

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