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Spain welcomes EU offer to delay Brexit until May 22 if Westminster approves deal - Euro Weekly News

Spain welcomes EU offer to delay Brexit until May 22 if Westminster approves deal  Euro Weekly News

SPAIN'S Prime Minister has welcomed a delay to Brexit if Westminster passes the proposed deal next week and said British expatriates should know Madrid is.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 6:36 pm


Tributes Paid To Ex-Soldier Killed In Westminster Terror Attack Two Years On - Forces Network

Tributes Paid To Ex-Soldier Killed In Westminster Terror Attack Two Years On  Forces Network

One MP said ex-soldier PC Keith Palmer is remembered every time they enter Parliament.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 5:20 pm


For the DUP, nothing has changed. So why do we keep hearing otherwise? - New Statesman

For the DUP, nothing has changed. So why do we keep hearing otherwise?  New Statesman

Nigel Dodds' attack on Theresa May highlights the extent to which Westminster mistakes a change of tone for a change of substance.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 5:18 pm


‘Traitor to England’: Ian Blackford harassed by Brexit supporters in London - The Scotsman

‘Traitor to England’: Ian Blackford harassed by Brexit supporters in London  The Scotsman

The SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford was harassed by a group of Brexit supporters who shouted abuse at him as he walked down Whitehall.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 5:01 pm


Dayhoff: Originally viewed as business tool, telephone came to Westminster not long after it was invented - Carroll County Times

Dayhoff: Originally viewed as business tool, telephone came to Westminster not long after it was invented  Carroll County Times

Telephone *service* first came to Westminster on July 12, 1884, according to a May 28, 1937 Carroll County Times article written by Emma Grady.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 3:00 pm


Why Westminster terror attack survivors are facing legal injustice two years on - Mirror Online

Why Westminster terror attack survivors are facing legal injustice two years on  Mirror Online

Personal injury lawyer Damian Horan, who is representing one of the victims, says victims of terrorist are given unfair compensation.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 1:46 pm


May returns to Westminster after securing Brexit extension - Daily Telegraph

May returns to Westminster after securing Brexit extension  Daily Telegraph

The United Kingdom's departure from the European Union has been delayed after both sides agreed to extend Article 50 until at least April or May in 11th-hour ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 1:41 pm


Representation for the Crown Dependencies at Westminster? | Isle of Man News - isleofman.com

Representation for the Crown Dependencies at Westminster? | Isle of Man News  isleofman.com

Political strategist and campaigner Anthony Webber on his recent meeting with Andrew Mitchell MP where they discussed the amendment which he and Dame ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 11:33 am


Word in Westminster: Tory Wars - PoliticsHome.com

Word in Westminster: Tory Wars  PoliticsHome.com

The lastest Commons gossip from Emilio Casalicchio.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 11:03 am


Cyclists called on to tackle Big Bike Ride - Bicester Advertiser

Cyclists called on to tackle Big Bike Ride  Bicester Advertiser

CYCLISTS are being called on for the fourth annual Westminster to Islip Big Bike Ride.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 10:25 am


Heartbreaking daily struggle for Westminster terror attack survivors 2 years on - Mirror Online

Heartbreaking daily struggle for Westminster terror attack survivors 2 years on  Mirror Online

Five people were killed and at least 50 injured in the terror attack when Khalid Masood mowed pedestrians down on Westminster Bridge before stabbing to ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 9:37 am


Westminster update - CBI

Westminster update  CBI

CBI enjoys busy week of engagement across Westminster and Whitehall.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 9:08 am


Westminster Attack: Police urge people to keep Keith Palmer in their thoughts - News Shopper

Westminster Attack: Police urge people to keep Keith Palmer in their thoughts  News Shopper

Kent Police is urging everyone to keep Keith Palmer in their thoughts today two years after he was murdered.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 7:55 am


Westminster man pleads guilty to stabbing, bludgeoning mother - Sentinel Colorado

Westminster man pleads guilty to stabbing, bludgeoning mother  Sentinel Colorado

DENVER | A 24-year-old man has pleaded guilty to charges that he killed his mother and stabbed his adult sister at a home in Westminster. The Denver Post ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 6:11 am


Voters won't support Brexit or 'broken Westminster parties', says Plaid leader - ITV News

Voters won't support Brexit or 'broken Westminster parties', says Plaid leader  ITV News

Plaid Cymru is meeting for its spring conference at the height of a political crisis over Brexit and its impact on Westminster politics. The party's leader, Adam Price ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 6:01 am


School parents prepare to cycle from Westminster to Winchester - Hampshire Chronicle

School parents prepare to cycle from Westminster to Winchester  Hampshire Chronicle

A TEAM of Winchester parents are planning to complete a 100 mile charity bike ride in aid of a local school.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 5:00 am


Nicola Sturgeon to reveal independence referendum plan after Brexit talks - The Scotsman

Nicola Sturgeon to reveal independence referendum plan after Brexit talks  The Scotsman

Nicola Sturgeon has told the Scottish Parliament independence is the only solution to the "broken government" of Westminster after the chaos of Brexit.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 1:45 pm


Courage mes enfants. Westminster will back away from the precipice and start learning the hard lessons of deadlock from next week - Slugger O'Toole

Courage mes enfants. Westminster will back away from the precipice and start learning the hard lessons of deadlock from next week  Slugger O'Toole

Three outcomes seem more likely than not after Theresa's May's appearance before the EU summit. One, that EU leaders will confirm a shorter than requested ...

Published on 21 March 2019 | 12:36 pm


Fears £3.5bn Westminster upgrade will bust budget | News - New Civil Engineer

Fears £3.5bn Westminster upgrade will bust budget | News  New Civil Engineer

MPs overseeing the £3.5bn refurbishment of the Palace of Westminister fear the project could be delayed by two years.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 2:49 am


Westminster to stall Stormont election for five more months - The Times

Westminster to stall Stormont election for five more months  The Times

The British government will make no further efforts to restore Stormont power-sharing until after May's local elections in Northern Ireland, Sinn Féin has said.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 12:01 am


'UK NOT in crisis!' MEP highlights Britain SUCCESS story – 'Crisis only in WESTMINSTER' - Express

'UK NOT in crisis!' MEP highlights Britain SUCCESS story – 'Crisis only in WESTMINSTER'  Express

THE UK is not in crisis but is actually in the middle of a boom, British MEP Dan Hannan has insisted as he warned the chaos was in Westminster.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 5:46 pm


Prime Minister warned 'Scotland will act' if Westminster fails on Brexit - The National

Prime Minister warned 'Scotland will act' if Westminster fails on Brexit  The National

IAN Blackford has warned the Prime Minister that “Scotland will act” if Westminster fails to do what is in the interest of the whole of the UK.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 1:21 pm


Pressure rising and not just in Westminster - Netweather

Pressure rising and not just in Westminster  Netweather

Pressure is on the rise across the country, so settled weather will be the norm during the coming days.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 9:56 am


RHI subsidy cuts legislation approved at Westminster - BBC News

RHI subsidy cuts legislation approved at Westminster  BBC News

Legislation making huge reductions to Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme payments has cleared its final hurdle in Westminster. It will pave the way for ...

Published on 19 March 2019 | 10:41 pm


Security guards in Westminster call of strike after sacked staff member reinstated - Evening Standard

Security guards in Westminster call of strike after sacked staff member reinstated  Evening Standard

A planned strike by security guards at the Palace of Westminster in a dispute over rest breaks and staffing issues has been called off after a sacked staff member ...

Published on 19 March 2019 | 10:20 pm


Protesters target attorney general's Westminster office - BBC News

Protesters target attorney general's Westminster office  BBC News

Protesters wearing yellow vests have attempted to storm the attorney general's office, claiming their calls for a meeting over the deaths of three teenage boys ...

Published on 19 March 2019 | 5:29 pm


Brexit news: Yellow vest protesters storm Westminster office as cops rush to scene | Daily Star - Daily Star

Brexit news: Yellow vest protesters storm Westminster office as cops rush to scene | Daily Star  Daily Star

PRO-Brexit protesters dubbed the Yellow Vests have stormed the Attorney General's office in London.

Published on 19 March 2019 | 3:55 pm


Brexit 'Yellow vests' storm Geoffrey Cox's Westminster office - Mirror Online

Brexit 'Yellow vests' storm Geoffrey Cox's Westminster office  Mirror Online

Pro-Brexit protesters reportedly invaded the office, singing "we want a new Attorney General"

Published on 19 March 2019 | 2:51 pm


British Kebab Awards 2019 winners announced at glitzy Westminster ceremony - The Caterer.com

British Kebab Awards 2019 winners announced at glitzy Westminster ceremony  The Caterer.com

The best of the nation's kebab houses and restaurants were celebrated last night at the glitzy British Kebab Awards in Westminster.

Published on 19 March 2019 | 11:57 am


Who is the Stop Brexit Man who keeps shouting outside Westminster? - Metro.co.uk

Who is the Stop Brexit Man who keeps shouting outside Westminster?  Metro.co.uk

Stop Brexit Man has become a controversial figure as he continues to express his desire for the UK to remain within the EU. He has been carrying out anti-Brexit ...

Published on 19 March 2019 | 9:41 am


Chris Moncrieff: Brexit betrayal brings shame on Westminster - Yorkshire Post

Chris Moncrieff: Brexit betrayal brings shame on Westminster  Yorkshire Post

Is Parliament short-changing the British public over Brexit? It is beginning to look suspiciously like it. Are we witnessing the greatest parliamentary betrayal ever ...

Published on 19 March 2019 | 6:01 am


Pessimistic, confused and frustrated: how the EU views Westminster's mess - The Times

Pessimistic, confused and frustrated: how the EU views Westminster's mess  The Times

Last week the House of Commons voted on a number of Brexit issues (the Withdrawal Agreement, no deal, and an extension) over three days. I spoke to a ...

Published on 19 March 2019 | 12:01 am


Does Westminster need to de-stress? - BBC News

Does Westminster need to de-stress?  BBC News

A colouring wall was set up in Westminster Tube station to encourage people to de-stress. The wall was put up by the Victoria Business Improvement District to ...

Published on 18 March 2019 | 5:34 pm


Advice to Westminster from politician turned Grey Europe boss: 'It's time to commit' - The Drum

Advice to Westminster from politician turned Grey Europe boss: 'It's time to commit'  The Drum

Discord in Britain grows with each passing day. At the moment the chaos is centred on Parliament. The failure to reach any compromise around Brexit this week ...

Published on 18 March 2019 | 3:24 pm


Archbishop Holgate CE School pupils at Westminster Abbey service - The Press, York

Archbishop Holgate CE School pupils at Westminster Abbey service  The Press, York

PUPILS at a York secondary school joined hundreds of their peers from across the country at a special *service* in the capital.

Published on 18 March 2019 | 9:00 am


Time for Scotland to break free from anachronism that is Westminster - The National

Time for Scotland to break free from anachronism that is Westminster  The National

THIS is what you might call a Tale of Two Parliaments. There's the one down in Westminster which is mired to this day in the archaic conventions…

Published on 18 March 2019 | 5:20 am


Baffled security chiefs want Scots swear words list to tackle Westminster cyber threats - Daily Record

Baffled security chiefs want Scots swear words list to tackle Westminster cyber threats  Daily Record

Cyber-security chiefs who monitor traffic from Twitter and Facebook have asked MPs for a list of region-specific insults that could signal a rise in the threat ...

Published on 18 March 2019 | 4:30 am


I had two weeks away from Westminster. It looked horrifying - The Times

I had two weeks away from Westminster. It looked horrifying  The Times

My baby boy was born about two weeks ago. As for any family it was an amazing experience for ours, welcoming this little guy into the world, and I took some ...

Published on 18 March 2019 | 12:01 am


The battle to be Theresa May's successor heats up in Westminster - Metro.co.uk

The battle to be Theresa May's successor heats up in Westminster  Metro.co.uk

The race to succeed Theresa May as Conservative leader is hotting up with more than six high profile Tories canvassing the support of MPs. It is understood that ...

Published on 17 March 2019 | 3:06 pm


Letter from Westminster: Caroline Nokes MP - Romsey Advertiser

Letter from Westminster: Caroline Nokes MP  Romsey Advertiser

As many residents in the North of my constituency will now be aware, Wheelabrator, a waste to energy production company, have started the…

Published on 17 March 2019 | 5:20 am


Leave campaigners march on Westminster to protest possible Brexit delays - Channel 4 News

Leave campaigners march on Westminster to protest possible Brexit delays  Channel 4 News

Supporters of the Leave Means Leave campaign have set off on what they're calling a 'Brexit Betrayal' March.

Published on 16 March 2019 | 7:13 pm


Westminster accused of treating dockyard workers with contempt amid new super carrier fears - The Courier

Westminster accused of treating dockyard workers with contempt amid new super carrier fears  The Courier

The UK Government has been accused of treating Scottish dockyard workers with contempt after rumours resurfaced that a multi-billion pound aircraft carrier ...

Published on 16 March 2019 | 8:03 am


Westminster committee to probe RHI payments after concerns over lack of scrutiny for legislation - The Irish News

Westminster committee to probe RHI payments after concerns over lack of scrutiny for legislation  The Irish News

THE Northern Ireland Affairs Committee is to launch a short inquiry into the reduction of payments for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) amid concern that ...

Published on 16 March 2019 | 1:35 am


Marvel star Samuel L Jackson visits Westminster - BBC News

Marvel star Samuel L Jackson visits Westminster  BBC News

The Hollywood A-lister is in London researching a documentary on slavery.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 5:29 pm


Taking stock: A whirlwind week in Westminster - EURACTIV

Taking stock: A whirlwind week in Westminster  EURACTIV

I guess that's politics, but it's not a very nice profession at the moment,” Rory Stewart, Prisons Minister in Theresa May's government said moments after MPs ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 4:45 pm


Strathclyde Chemistry student strikes gold at Westminster - University of Strathclyde

Strathclyde Chemistry student strikes gold at Westminster  University of Strathclyde

A postgraduate Chemistry student at the University of Strathclyde has struck gold in a competition in the House of Commons, for the excellence of his research.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 4:39 pm


Survivor calls for Westminster Holocaust Memorial to honour Righteous among Nations - Jewish Chronicle

Survivor calls for Westminster Holocaust Memorial to honour Righteous among Nations  Jewish Chronicle

A Holocaust survivor has launched a petition calling for part of the planned Holocaust Memorial in Westminster to be dedicated to Righteous among the Nations.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 1:48 pm


Women of Westminster by Rachel Reeves review – the MPs who changed politics - The Guardian

Women of Westminster by Rachel Reeves review – the MPs who changed politics  The Guardian

A question has dogged every woman MP since Nancy Astor took her seat in the Commons 100 years ago, and it is one explored by Rachel Reeves in her book ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 8:59 am


Reaction: Westminster ‘failing Scotland’ after second EU referendum rejected - Press and Journal

Reaction: Westminster ‘failing Scotland’ after second EU referendum rejected  Press and Journal

Westminster is “failing Scotland” after MPs voted decisively to reject a second EU referendum, the SNP has said. All SNP MPs voted for a second referendum, ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 7:35 am


I struggle to see how Westminster can get any worse over Brexit, but Eastbourne’s future is looking bright - Eastbourne Herald

I struggle to see how Westminster can get any worse over Brexit, but Eastbourne’s future is looking bright  Eastbourne Herald

I struggle to imagine how the confusion and toxic atmosphere of Westminster could get any worse but this week it surpassed itself. After losing the vote on the ...

Published on 14 March 2019 | 11:10 am


Statement issued after Ricoh Arena row meeting in Westminster - Coventry Telegraph

Statement issued after Ricoh Arena row meeting in Westminster  Coventry Telegraph

All key players were brought round the negotiating table for the first time in a year - Coventry City, Sisu, Wasps, Coventry City Council and the EFL.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Westminster Venue Collection appoints new director - Conference News

Westminster Venue Collection appoints new director  Conference News

Westminster Venue Collection, which features 34 members all based in London's iconic City of Westminster, has appointed Andrew Waller to its board of ...

Published on 13 March 2019 | 4:36 pm


Queen Elizabeth attends Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London - Anglicannews

Queen Elizabeth attends Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London  Anglicannews

Queen Elizabeth II and senior members of Britain's royal family attended a Commonwealth Day *Service* at Westminster Abbey yesterday.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 12:25 pm


Brexit WARNING: Gibraltar tells Westminster it ‘may even end up CLOSER to the EU than UK’ - Express.co.uk

Brexit WARNING: Gibraltar tells Westminster it ‘may even end up CLOSER to the EU than UK’  Express.co.uk

GIBRALTAR has sent a stern warning to Westminster, telling the UK the rock could “end up closer to the EU than the UK itself” after Britain leaves the EU.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Westminster ordered to name MPs in hard Brexit lobby group - The Ferret

Westminster ordered to name MPs in hard Brexit lobby group  The Ferret

The UK government has been ordered to name the MPs that belong to the hard Brexit European Research Group led by Jacob-Rees Mogg MP.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


In Pictures: Brexit Protesters Soaking Wet In The Westminster Rain - Londonist

In Pictures: Brexit Protesters Soaking Wet In The Westminster Rain  Londonist

It's cold, it's wet and people are tired. As prime minister Theresa May puts her latest plans for a Brexit deal to the Commons, the chill March rain seems to reflect ...

Published on 12 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Her Majesty The Queen attends The Commonwealth Service - Westminster Abbey

Her Majesty The Queen attends The Commonwealth Service  Westminster Abbey

Her Majesty The Queen attended The Commonwealth *Service*: A Celebration of the Commonwealth at Westminster Abbey on Monday 11th March 2019.

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton join the royal family at Westminster Abbey for the Commonwealth Day service - Heart

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton join the royal family at Westminster Abbey for the Commonwealth Day service  Heart

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry and Kate Middleton and Prince William were among the attendees at today's Commonwealth *Service*.

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Pro-independence supporters to walk 500 miles to Westminster - The Scotsman

Pro-independence supporters to walk 500 miles to Westminster  The Scotsman

A 500-mile march by independence supporters set off from Holyrood today, aiming to arrive at Westminster the day before the UK is due to leave Europe.

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


London stabbing: Man rushed to hospital after knife attack in Westminster - Express

London stabbing: Man rushed to hospital after knife attack in Westminster  Express

The Metropolitan Police said they were called to the scene at 9.07pm on Carburton Street. Colleagues from the London Ambulance *Service* (LAS) treated a male ...

Published on 10 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Spectator competition winners: Killer-Heels Tess and Boris the Johnson – Westminster hard-boiled - Spectator.co.uk

Spectator competition winners: Killer-Heels Tess and Boris the Johnson – Westminster hard-boiled  Spectator.co.uk

Your latest challenge was to submit a short story in the style of hard-boiled crime fiction set in the corridors of power. Raymond Chandler cast a long…

Published on 10 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster Bridge: Met HQ closed off due to suspect car - BBC News

Westminster Bridge: Met HQ closed off due to suspect car  BBC News

Westminster Bridge was closed to traffic as part of the cordon in central London.

Published on 9 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Armed police close Victoria Embankment and Westminster Bridge after reports of 'suspicious vehicle' - Daily Mail

Armed police close Victoria Embankment and Westminster Bridge after reports of 'suspicious vehicle'  Daily Mail

Armed police have cordoned off an area near Victoria Embankment following reports of a suspicious vehicle. Westminster Bridge has also been closed in the ...

Published on 9 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster countdown clock to Brexit - Fidelity International

Westminster countdown clock to Brexit  Fidelity International

In more normal times, the Chancellor's Spring Statement would have figured as the Westminster highlight of next week. However, normality has been largely ...

Published on 7 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Letters: Don’t blame the SNP, blame Westminster austerity - The Scotsman

Letters: Don’t blame the SNP, blame Westminster austerity  The Scotsman

A Scotsman reader responds to a letter from yesterday which argued Scots are “referendumed out”.

Published on 6 March 2019 | 8:00 am


York MP unveils 'Love Socialism, Hate Brexit' banner at Westminster - YorkMix

York MP unveils 'Love Socialism, Hate Brexit' banner at Westminster  YorkMix

York MP Rachael Maskell spelled out a very clear message today – in giant letters above the River Thames. She was among a group of 13 Labour MPs who ...

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


'Love Socialism Hate Brexit' protest held by Labour MPs in Westminster - The New European

'Love Socialism Hate Brexit' protest held by Labour MPs in Westminster  The New European

A banner is dropped from Westminster Bridge as a group of Labour MPs have staged an anti-Brexit protest in London. Photograph: Ted Hennessey/PA Wire ...

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


The witch hunt at Westminster - Al Jazeera English

The witch hunt at Westminster  Al Jazeera English

Why was a documentary film on the 'anti-Semitism in Labour debate' banned from being screened at the British parliament?

Published on 4 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Lord Janner's son: Westminster sex abuse inquiry 'based on tittle tattle' - Sky News

Lord Janner's son: Westminster sex abuse inquiry 'based on tittle tattle'  Sky News

The inquiry into historical sex abuse claims against politicians is based on "tittle tattle" and "rumour" and should be shut down, according to the son of one of the ...

Published on 4 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Crown dependencies set for transparency clash with Westminster - Financial Times

Crown dependencies set for transparency clash with Westminster  Financial Times

Leaders of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man will on Monday warn of a major constitutional clash with the UK if Westminster backs a plan for increased ...

Published on 3 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Nicola Sturgeon not ruling out SNP-Labour coalition at Westminster - ITV News

Nicola Sturgeon not ruling out SNP-Labour coalition at Westminster  ITV News

Scotland's First Minister has left open the possibility of forming a coalition government with Labour if a snap general election was called in Westminster. Asked if ...

Published on 2 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Archbishop of Westminster's Lent appeal will tackle food poverty 01 Mar 2019 - Church Times

Archbishop of Westminster's Lent appeal will tackle food poverty 01 Mar 2019  Church Times

Cardinal Nichols says that Brexit will make the problem worse.

Published on 1 March 2019 | 8:00 am


King and Queen of Jordan visit Westminster Abbey - Westminster Abbey

King and Queen of Jordan visit Westminster Abbey  Westminster Abbey

The King and Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan visited Westminster Abbey on 1st March as part of a Governmental visit to the UK.

Published on 1 March 2019 | 8:00 am


MARCH ON WESTMINSTER: Farage to lead HUGE Brexit protest march from Sunderland to London - Express

MARCH ON WESTMINSTER: Farage to lead HUGE Brexit protest march from Sunderland to London  Express

A FORTNIGHT-LONG demonstration in protest at the “betrayal” of the Brexit vote is to begin next month as Brexiteers urge Leave supporters to “stand up for what ...

Published on 1 March 2019 | 8:00 am


This Week in Westminster: Scottish Tories side with extreme Brexiteers - SNP

This Week in Westminster: Scottish Tories side with extreme Brexiteers  SNP

Scottish Tories voted against the SNP proposals to rule out no-deal, and the UK Government continued running down the Brexit clock. This is your brief roundup ...

Published on 1 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Visit of HE The President of Slovenia - Westminster Abbey

Visit of HE The President of Slovenia  Westminster Abbey

The President of Slovenia, His Excellency Borut Pahor visited the Abbey on Thursday 28th February 2019 as part of a Governmental visit to the UK.

Published on 28 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster Council green lights Oxford Street renovation - Retail Gazette

Westminster Council green lights Oxford Street renovation  Retail Gazette

Westminster City Council's Cabinet has confirmed that changes and improvements are to be made to the Oxford Street district by the Place Strategy.

Published on 28 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Armed police man all public entrances to Parliament after Westminster attack - AOL UK

Armed police man all public entrances to Parliament after Westminster attack  AOL UK

All public entrances into Parliament are currently protected by armed guards, police have said, following recommendations by the chief coroner after the ...

Published on 27 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster is imploding – the time for Scotland to act is now - The National

Westminster is imploding – the time for Scotland to act is now  The National

We should see the desperate attempts of both main London Party mariners to bail out their own sinking boats. 6 comments. WESTMINSTER is coming apart at ...

Published on 27 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Abortion: Protests on NI law held at Westminster - BBC News

Abortion: Protests on NI law held at Westminster  BBC News

Opposing groups in the debate about abortion in NI stage simultaneous protests at Westminster.

Published on 26 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Loopholes leave Westminster staff vulnerable to sexual harassment - Personnel Today

Loopholes leave Westminster staff vulnerable to sexual harassment  Personnel Today

Workers in Westminster are left “woefully unprotected” if they are sexually harassed in Parliament, due to glaring loopholes in equality legislation. A report by ...

Published on 26 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Oxford Street plans approved by Westminster City Council - ITV News

Oxford Street plans approved by Westminster City Council  ITV News

A new piazza is one of several new plans for Oxford Street which have been approved by Westminster City Council. The public space would be created on ...

Published on 26 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster is broken beyond repair - SNP

Westminster is broken beyond repair  SNP

Scotland hasn't voted for a Tory government for 64 years, but is increasingly damaged by reckless and incompetent decisions at Westminster. Independence ...

Published on 25 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Abbey Students at Westminster - Newry.ie

Abbey Students at Westminster  Newry.ie

A group of students from Abbey Christian Brothers School, Newry are on a visit to Westminster today where they met with Newry and Armagh MP Mickey Brady.

Published on 25 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Peter Roberts appointed Headmaster of Westminster Abbey Choir School - Westminster Abbey

Peter Roberts appointed Headmaster of Westminster Abbey Choir School  Westminster Abbey

Peter Roberts has been appointed Headmaster of Westminster Abbey Choir School and will take up the post in September 2019. He is currently Assessment ...

Published on 25 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Social care fight heads to Westminster - Third Force News

Social care fight heads to Westminster  Third Force News

Charities are headed to London to call for an independent review of Brexit's impact on health and social care. Brendan O'Hara MP introduced a Private ...

Published on 25 February 2019 | 8:00 am


The Independent Group enters thunderdome of Westminster, but what next? - The National

The Independent Group enters thunderdome of Westminster, but what next?  The National

THE Independent Group last week announced their entry into the Westminster political arena with fanfare that quickly turned controversy to after…

Published on 24 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster's splitting headache: who will quit next? - Spectator.co.uk

Westminster's splitting headache: who will quit next?  Spectator.co.uk

The first thing to note about the 'South Bank seven' is that they are nothing like the four former Labour cabinet ministers who split the party in 1981, forming the ...

Published on 23 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Sky Views: Why I missed this week's political drama in Westminster - Sky News

Sky Views: Why I missed this week's political drama in Westminster  Sky News

Adam Boulton, editor-at-large. The sand is white. The temperature is above 26C (80F). Pelicans fly by on the sea breeze. There's not a lot to complain about on a ...

Published on 23 February 2019 | 8:00 am


This Week in Westminster: Tories' zombie government inches country closer to no-deal Brexit - SNP

This Week in Westminster: Tories' zombie government inches country closer to no-deal Brexit  SNP

Another week of dither and delay from Theresa May's government as the Brexit shambles continues at Westminster. This is your brief roundup of the key events ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster Holocaust memorial plan backed by MPs and peers - BBC News

Westminster Holocaust memorial plan backed by MPs and peers  BBC News

More than 170 parliamentarians sign a letter to Westminster City Council in support of the project.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster’s high street reforms ‘could leave Scotland behind’ - The Scotsman

Westminster’s high street reforms ‘could leave Scotland behind’  The Scotsman

Scottish retail experts have warned that Scotland could be left behind as a UK government committee unveiled a raft of reforms which could revolutionise the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster Abbey: When was it built, who is buried there and which royal weddings took place there? - Evening Standard

Westminster Abbey: When was it built, who is buried there and which royal weddings took place there?  Evening Standard

Westminster Abbey is perhaps London's most famous church (although St Pauls Cathedral is also a close contender). As well as being the site of many royal ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Westminster is failing to keep up with society - Financial Times

Westminster is failing to keep up with society  Financial Times

I read Robert Shrimsley's piece (Opinion, February 19) resulting from the resignation on Monday of the seven Labour MPs with interest and a question mark.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:00 am








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