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Environmental Audit Committee 3h
This week, we'll be publishing the Government's response to our report. Read a summary of our key findings and recommendations here 👉
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UK Parliament 1h
Good morning to all of our followers ⛅️ Keep up to date with what's happening at this week by: 🤳Following 🤳Following 🗓️Checking the business calendar 🎬Watching debates live
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UK Parliament Jun 16
Replying to @JoCoxFoundation
Today, the brings together people and organisations to fight for the fairer, kinder and more tolerant world that Jo believed in. Find out more about their work and her legacy at .
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UK Parliament Jun 16
In 2017, Jo was honoured in the with a coat of arms. Inspired by her maiden speech, it includes the motto “more in common” and four red roses to represent her family, two red for , and two white for Yorkshire.
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UK Parliament Jun 16
Replying to @UKParliament
Watch Jo's maiden speech:
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UK Parliament Jun 16
Replying to @UKParliament
"While we celebrate our diversity, what surprises me time and time again as I travel around the constituency is that we are far more united and have far more in common with each other than things that divide us" - Jo Cox
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UK Parliament Jun 16
Today we remember our colleague Jo Cox MP, who was tragically killed on her way to a constituency meeting on 16 June 2016.
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UK Parliament Jun 15
Replying to @UKHouseofLords
You can see the sculptures of sixteen barons and two bishops who were at the sealing of the Magna Carta in 1215. They look down over the Chamber and serve as a reminder of the important place it holds in the history of Parliament. 📜
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UK Parliament Jun 15
Replying to @UKHouseofLords
The Library holds this copy of the Magna Carta, unique in its heavy annotation from previous owners, including Andrew Newport MP (1563-1611) and William Kinaston MP (c.1682-1749). 📙
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UK Parliament Jun 15
On this day over 800 years ago the Magna Carta was agreed and signed by King John. He was the King of England and was challenged about how he treated his subjects. It stated that the king and government weren't above the law, allowing people to hold their rulers to account.
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Your UK Parliament Jun 13
. campaigned to change the law so that upskirting became a criminal offence. Now she's encouraging you to sign up for UK Parliament Week, an annual festival that empowers people across the UK to get involved with Sign up👉
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UK Parliament Jun 13
Replying to @ParliDigital
Looking to start your IT career? You could be 's new Support Desk Analyst. We're looking for someone with strong technical knowledge and good business and advisory skills to support customers. Apply at
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UK Parliament Jun 13
Replying to @UKHouseofLords
The are looking for an Attendant Apprentice. An apprenticeship is a great way to gain the skills, knowledge and experience you might need in many careers, including one at UK Parliament. Apply at
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UK Parliament Jun 13
Replying to @HouseofCommons
Want to work at a UNESCO World Heritage Site? Over one million people visit Parliament each year and it's down to our fantastic visitor services team to welcome them. Join the as our new Visitor Assistant. Apply at
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UK Parliament Jun 13
We're looking for people who can bring new perspectives and skills to UK Parliament. Is that you? 👨🏻‍💻👩‍🏫👷🏽‍♂️👨‍🍳👮‍♂️👨🏼‍🔧👩🏼‍💻 Browse our vacancies here or read our thread for some of the most exciting jobs this week ⏬
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UK Parliament Jun 13
Later tonight, the Palace of Westminster will be illuminated green in remembrance of those who lost their lives and all others who were affected by the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017.
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UK House of Commons Jun 12
Earlier, MPs voted to reject a motion that would have allowed debate on a Brexit-related Business of the House motion on 25 June 2019. Wondering how your MP voted? Find out with the Commons Votes tool:
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UK Parliament Jun 12
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Commons Library Jun 12
As the leadership election progresses, there’s been discussion about ‘proroguing Parliament’ within the debate. What does this mean? What authority is needed and what are the consequences? Find out more
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UK House of Commons Jun 12
Today is Opposition Day, and in an unusual move the Opposition have tabled a Business of the House motion. If successful this will affect business on 25 June 2019. Read the full motion in the :
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