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New Serjeant at Arms appointed Serjeant

Ugbana Oyet takes over the post later this month, following the retirement of Mohammed Kamal El-Hajji in the summer

Queen's Speech Lords debate

The House of Lords debates the Queen's Speech 2019

Black History Month Lord Constantine

Black History Month: Lords marks watershed moment

Lords marks 50 years since Learie Constantine became first black member

Monday 14 October State Opening

State Opening

The formal start of the parliamentary year and the Queen's Speech which sets out the government’s forthcoming agenda

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Latest news from the House of Commons and House of Lords

MPs to meet on Saturday to discuss new Brexit deal

The House of Commons usually sits from Monday to Friday. However, on Saturday 19 October the House will be sitting

What's on

Thursday 17 October 2019

  • House of Commons
  • House of Lords
Oral questions
International Trade (including Topical Questions)
Oral questions
Women and Equalities (including Topical Questions)
Urgent question
The future of age verification for online pornography
Business Statement
Business Questions to the Leader of the House
Business of the House (Saturday 19 October)
Debate on the Address
4th day of debate on the Queen's Speech: The climate emergency
Economic case for the Eden North Project in Morecambe
No business announced for today
No business announced for today
No business announced for today
No business announced for today
Lord Barwell and Lord Davies of Gower
Oral questions
Imposition of sanctions for money laundering and corruption in South Africa
Oral questions
Publication of policy recommendations following the government consultation on the review of bailiff reforms
Oral questions
Avoiding delays at customs control on goods being transported between Dublin and Holyhead following the UK’s departure from the EU
Oral questions
Government action further to the recent survey of local authorities in England which found that since 2014 almost £400 million has been diverted from mainstream education budgets to pay for special needs education
Future of age verification for online pornography
Debate on the Address
Economic affairs, business, agriculture, environment, energy and transport
Motion pursuant to the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019
Estimated rising time
No business announced for today
EU External Affairs Sub-Committee - Private Meeting
Location: Room 1, Palace of Westminster
EU Internal Market Sub-Committee - Oral Evidence Session
Discontinuing seasonal changes of time
(at 11:00 am)
Mr Nick Lloyd, Head of Road Safety , Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents
Dr Justin Andrews, Head of Design Authority, ELEXON
Mr Philip Ireland, Manager, International Air Transport Association
Location: Room 4, Palace of Westminster
No business announced for today


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