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#MP

# mp - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Junior minister in charge of Brexit no-deal planning resigns over Article 50 delays

Junior minister in charge of Brexit no-deal planning resigns over Article 50 delays

Chris Heaton-Harris said that he believes that parliament should have honoured the 2016 referendum result.

# mp - Monday 14 January, 2019

Government whip resigns over the backstop on the eve of the Brexit vote

“I cannot, in all good conscience, support a deal that would be detrimental to our nation’s interests,” the MP said.

# mp - Monday 4 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge An Australian politician proposed during a same-sex marriage debate and it was a lovely moment On The Record

An Australian politician proposed during a same-sex marriage debate and it was a lovely moment

“This debate has been the soundtrack to our relationship.”

# mp - Friday 27 October, 2017

From The42 World Cup 'dream' over for Scottish MP who missed debate to officiate in Champions League Football Politics

World Cup 'dream' over for Scottish MP who missed debate to officiate in Champions League

Douglas Ross has been heavily criticsed after missing a welfare policy vote to run the line at the Nou Camp.

# mp - Friday 8 September, 2017

Ian Paisley Jr to refer himself to Westminster standards office after newspaper article

The Daily Telegraph claimed Paisley did not declare gifts received from a foreign government.

# mp - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

‘The best of our country’: Pensioner who tried to save Jo Cox from neo-Nazi killer dies

Bernard Carter-Kenny was awarded a George Medal for bravery for trying to save Cox.

# mp - Monday 10 July, 2017

Conservative MP apologises 'unreservedly' for using n-word in Brexit discussion

Anne Marie Morris made the comments today while speaking on a eurosceptic panel in London.

# mp - Thursday 26 January, 2017

British MP says he was 'kind of a torturer' during the Troubles

The former colonel, who is now a Conservative MP, completed seven tours of the North.

# mp - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'I'm not a victim, I'm a survivor': MP gives powerful speech about being raped at 14 House Of Commons This post contains videos

'I'm not a victim, I'm a survivor': MP gives powerful speech about being raped at 14

A number of MPs were moved to tears when Michelle Thomson recalled the ordeal.

# mp - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Man who wrote 'hate-filled' articles about MP found guilty of racially-aggravated harassment

One of them was called The Legacy of Operation Filthy Jew B***h.

# mp - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Far-right extremist Thomas Mair will die in jail after he's handed life sentence for Jo Cox murder

The MP was murdered a week before Britain’s EU referendum.

# mp - Monday 8 August, 2016

MP warns people to not light bonfires with petrol after he suffers 30% burns in accident

Gordon Henderson said he could have died in the incident.

# mp - Friday 15 July, 2016

"Jo would ask us not to fight with hate, but draw together": Funeral of Labour MP Jo Cox draws thousands RIP

"Jo would ask us not to fight with hate, but draw together": Funeral of Labour MP Jo Cox draws thousands

The MP for Batley and Spen, a prominent anti-Brexit campaigner, was shot dead while leaving a constituency clinic last month.

# mp - Friday 17 June, 2016

'We are devastated': Flowers laid at tearful vigil for murdered MP Jo Cox

The Labour MP died after being shot twice and stabbed outside a library near Leeds yesterday.

# mp - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Husband of murdered MP: 'We will fight against the hate that killed Jo'

“Jo believed in a better world and she fought for it everyday of her life with an energy and a zest for life that would exhaust most people.”

# mp - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Watch this Labour MP get kicked out of parliament for calling David Cameron 'dodgy Dave' THINGS GET HEATED This post contains videos

Watch this Labour MP get kicked out of parliament for calling David Cameron 'dodgy Dave'

Dennis Skinner refused to withdraw the remark.

# mp - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

The €1.4 million painting being used as a noticeboard

The painting was once used to raise money for Nelson Mandela’s legal fees.

# mp - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

A British politician claimed back 9p for his 321-metre journey

Rob Wilson has made 160 claims for under £1.

# mp - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Terminally ill welfare claimants are being asked when they think they're going to die

The claims have been made by English Labour MP Frank Field.

# mp - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Potential MP describes how she survived after her mother went to jail for killing her partner

Naz Shah wrote an open letter this week, detailing her family’s experience with abandonment, abuse and even murder.

# mp - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge UKIP politician asks his Twitter followers to 'play Hello Kitty World' with him Hello Kitty World

UKIP politician asks his Twitter followers to 'play Hello Kitty World' with him

He blames his five-year-old daughter for the gaffe. A LIKELY STORY.

# mp - Monday 8 December, 2014

MP says sorry for playing Candy Crush during committee meeting

And there will be an investigation – but not against Nigel Mills.

# mp - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Tory MP arrested over rape claim

48-year-old Mark Pritchard has been a Conservative MP since 2005.

# mp - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Now the 'curry my yoghurt' MP has been barred from speaking in Stormont...

… but only for today, and he wasn’t there.

# mp - Monday 13 October, 2014

Britain's first Ukip MP has been sworn in - and he looks pretty happy about it

Douglas Carswell defected from Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives and was re-elected in his old seat.

# mp - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Sex scandal MP to stand down from British Parliament

Brooks Newmark sent an explicit photo of himself online to a male freelance reporter posing as a young female party activist.

# mp - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

He forgot to mention it in his speech ... but Ed Miliband insists the UK deficit is an "incredibly high" priority

It’s one of the “perils” of speaking directly, instead of reading the precise text of a long party conference address, the Labour leader insisted.

# mp - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Man charged over "religiously aggravated" attack on MP Galloway

The Respect Party MP for Bradford West suffered bruising to the face and possibly a broken rib in the attack.

# mp - Monday 31 March, 2014

O’Leary says sorry for “making love to the Queen” joke

“It’s always hard to judge the room”. He told the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly.

# mp - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Google exec grilled in UK over 'devious' use of Ireland to reduce tax

MPs suggested that more sales activities are taking place in the UK than the company is willing to admit to.

# mp - Friday 15 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

British MP arrested again after late-night incident at House of Commons bar

Eric Joyce, who previously admitted headbutting a Tory MP in a House of Commons bar last year, was arrested last night after an incident at a parliamentary bar.

# mp - Monday 4 March, 2013

MP condemns those who "want Derry to be a theatre for destruction"

Police in Northern Ireland found a suspicious object after intercepting a van in Derry last night.

# mp - Monday 31 December, 2012

Martin McGuinness resigns as MP

McGuinness said his move follows his party’s plans to phase out double-jobbing.

# mp - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Pics, video: Suffragette movement 100 years ago Suffragettes This post contains images

Pics, video: Suffragette movement 100 years ago

In 1912, the suffragettes were engaged in an increasingly confrontational campaign to secure voting rights for women which included bomb attacks and hunger strikes.

# mp - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Manchester police investigate sexual abuse allegations towards late MP

Manchester Police said that they are investigating any allegations that are said to have occurred from 1974 onwards.

# mp - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Tory MP suspended over I’m a Celebrity appearance Get Me Out Of Here

Tory MP suspended over I’m a Celebrity appearance

Who else is going into the jungle?

# mp - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter

A Sun journalist was arrested in a dawn raid in London this morning.

# mp - Sunday 18 December, 2011

UK MP sacked after attending "Nazi" stag party UK

UK MP sacked after attending "Nazi" stag party

Aidan Burley was sacked after he “behaved in a manner which is offensive and foolish” by attending a friend’s Nazi-themed stag party.

# mp - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Russian woman accused of spying wins case to stay in Britain

The British government had claimed that Ekaterina Zatuliveter had used her job at MP Mike Hancock’s office to pass intelligence information back to Russia.

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