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Dominic Grieve loses confidence vote over Brexit debate

Conservative MP and prominent remainer Dominic Grieve has suffered a vote of no confidence after a “rowdy” Brexit discussion in his Beaconsfield constituency on Friday. Grieve lost the vote 182 to 131 at Beaconsfield’s Conservative association’s annual general meeting.

Frank Field: “Rampant injustice” in the gig economy

Labour MP Frank Field proposed six recommendations this week that aim to reduce the injustice faced by gig economy workers in the UK.

'Gender pay gap' found in 96% of government departments and 90% of universities

Figures submitted to the Government Equalities Office have shown that 90 per cent of universities and 96 per cent of government departments pay the average male employee more than the average female employee.

May likely to call fourth vote on her deal

Theresa May will again bid to get her Brexit deal through parliament this week after it was rejected MPs on Friday.

Withdrawal Agreement defeated for third time

The Withdrawal Agreement has been defeated for a third time in the House of Commons, losing by 344 votes to 286. Unlike the two previous votes, this vote was not on the deal as a whole but only the Withdrawal Agreement, leaving out the political declaration. This means the result is not classified as a “meaningful vote.”

The Independent Group to become Change UK as they apply for party status

The Independent Group of breakaway MPs has applied to register as a political party under the name Change UK. The move comes amid speculation that the UK may not leave the European Union by May 22 if Theresa May does not manage to pass her Withdrawal Agreement in time.

Mary Creagh: “The government has had 1,000 days to sort out the Brexit chaos, parliament is only on day one”

Labour MP Mary Creagh said that parliament will continue to look for a consensus on Brexit despite all eight Brexit options being rejected in an interview with The Parliamentary Review last night.

Robinson Brothers provides blueprint for the chemical sector

Robinson Brothers celebrates its 150th year in business today, something very few organisations in the British chemical industry can lay claim to. The key to their longevity and success has been their capability to be highly adaptable to change in the marketplace, and as a result, they continue to thrive.

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