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# houses-of-parliament - Friday 2 August, 2019

Brexit supporter jailed for death threats and abusive calls to 'anti-Brexit' MPs

The man has been jailed for 18 weeks.

# houses-of-parliament - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Terror attack remains 'highly likely' after 'shocking' incident outside Westminster

A car was driven into the barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London today.

# houses-of-parliament - Saturday 24 June, 2017

'A warning to everyone': The UK Parliament has been hit by a cyber attack

The House of Commons confirmed that a number of “unauthorised attempts” to access MPs emails were made.

# houses-of-parliament - Thursday 23 March, 2017

British parliament attack: The victims

The three victims are unarmed police officer Keith Palmer, mother-of-two Aysha Frade, and American tourist Kurt Cochran.

Islamic State claims responsibility for the Westminster attack

Britain will not raise its terror threat level after the attack.

# houses-of-parliament - Thursday 13 November, 2014

This wasn't the first time a TD refused to leave the Dáil...

Can you guess which current TD refused to leave the chamber back in 1999?

# houses-of-parliament - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

On this day in 1974 the IRA bombed the Houses of Parliament in London

During the year, 1974, there was an extensive number of bombings carried out in the UK by the IRA.

# houses-of-parliament - Friday 14 March, 2014

How Tony Benn erected a secret plaque in a Westminster broom cupboard RIP

How Tony Benn erected a secret plaque in a Westminster broom cupboard

The veteran Labour MP screwed the plaque to the wall himself to honour a suffragette who died in 1913.

# houses-of-parliament - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Over 300,000 attempts to access porn in the British parliament

Figures obtained by the Huffington Post show that there were thousands of requests for pornographich websites in the Houses of Parliament in the last year.

# houses-of-parliament - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Big Ben clock tower to be renamed for Queen Elizabeth BONG This post contains videos

Big Ben clock tower to be renamed for Queen Elizabeth

The clock tower – which currently goes by the imaginative name of Clock Tower – is to be renamed Elizabeth Tower.