House of Commons

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MPs line up to parrot platitudes in tribute to Prince Philip | John Crace
PM the first of many to trot out tropes about a polymath with a sense of service and selflessness

John Crace

12, Apr, 2021 @6:10 PM

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‘He made this country better’: Johnson leads Commons tributes to Prince Philip
Leaders of the devolved nations join PM in recalling Duke of Edinburgh’s public service

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

12, Apr, 2021 @3:29 PM

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Tory MPs claim almost £3m in housing rent on expenses
Revelation comes at same time as government freezes housing allowance, which could drive many tenants into debt

Chaminda Jayanetti

11, Apr, 2021 @8:45 AM

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UK Covid: virus prevalence in England increases from last week – ONS – as it happened
One in 340 people not in care homes, hospitals or other institutional settings test positive in week ending 3 April in England

Yohannes Lowe and Rhi Storer(earlier)

09, Apr, 2021 @4:02 PM

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UK Covid: Johnson suggests testing for people returning from ‘green list’ countries could be simplified – as it happened
Prime minister says easyJet boss right to ask whether it would be possible to use lateral flow tests for some returning travellers

Andrew Sparrow

06, Apr, 2021 @4:34 PM

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David Cameron's lobbying didn't appear to break any rules. That's the problem | Hannah White
Gaps in UK regulations mean former public figures can take up lucrative contracts without having their decisions scrutinised, says Hannah White of the Institute for Government

Hannah White

01, Apr, 2021 @10:26 AM

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Labour seeks inquiry over Boris Johnson flat renovation
Lawyers tell Electoral Commission PM breached donations law over £200,000 Downing Street upgrade

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

31, Mar, 2021 @2:49 PM

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Covid bereaved begin work on memorial wall opposite Westminster
Mural featuring nearly 150,000 red hearts – one for each death – will stretch for hundreds of metres

Kevin Rawlinson

29, Mar, 2021 @3:58 PM

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China imposes sanctions on UK MPs, lawyers and academic in Xinjiang row
Former Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith says he will wear the retaliation like a ‘badge of honour’

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

26, Mar, 2021 @5:05 PM

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UK Covid: MPs vote to extend emergency powers for six months; NHS alert level in England to be cut to three – as it happened
MPs vote to renew Coronavirus Act by 484 votes to 76; NHS England chief says decision due to lower infections and vaccine impact

Andrew Sparrow

25, Mar, 2021 @6:45 PM

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UK Covid: Johnson confirms France may go on 'red list' for border controls - as it happened
Latest updates: PM tells liaison committee that France is being considered for hotel quarantine measure and says decision could come ‘very soon’

Andrew Sparrow

24, Mar, 2021 @6:31 PM

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Keir Starmer pushes Boris Johnson for Covid public inquiry
Labour leader says investigation of ‘many mistakes that were made’ should start when restrictions end

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

24, Mar, 2021 @1:26 PM

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