Christopher Fox, who is the frontbench spokesman for business, has furloughed himself from his strategic communications company Vulpes Advisory, of which...

Politicians in the unelected chamber have written to the Lord Speaker requesting extra time so that more members can take part in debates on the pandemic....

Brussels is insisting on regulatory “equivalence” to allow London to keep its access to EU markets. But the House of Lords warned the US might be...

The Palace of Westminster is due to undergo a £5.6billion modernisation, with works due to start in 2025. While the refurbishment takes place, both...

It was reported by The Sunday Times, a constitutional review in the spring may decide to move the upper chamber and could even replace it with an at...

Yesterday Britain’s exit from the EU appeared more certain than ever following significant developments in Parliament. Prime Minister Boris Johnson...

No 10 said it was “disappointed” with the amendments and committed to protecting vulnerable children. The Prime Minister’s spokesman said: “We...

Boris Johnson’s Brexit Bill faced more turmoil last night after the Prime Minister suffered three defeats in the House of Lords. Peers voted in favour...

And their calls have been backed by Brexiteer MP Daniel Kawczynski, who said the Lords needed to replaced by a legislature of elected senators –...

Peers backed an amendment to ensure the rights of unaccompanied child refugees to be reunited with their families in the UK after Brexit by 300 to 220,...

Mr Johnson was defeated in Parliament’s second chamber as peers backed an amendment to the Government’s Withdrawal Agreement Bill. In a close...

Boris Johnson is reportedly plotting to send peers out of London as part of a series of constitutional reforms, the Sunday Times has reported. A number...

Reports yesterday suggested York was the most favoured destination for Parliament’s second chamber, with Birmingham second on the list. Disused land...

Outgoing leader Jeremy Corbyn has compiled a dissolution honours list. It is not known whether he would become a Labour peer or cross-bencher. But sources...

Boris Johnson’s withdrawal agreement was voted through the House of Commons last week, largely thanks to the huge majority his Conservative Party...

The House of Lords has no government majority and peers repeatedly blocked bills put forward by Theresa May. MPs on Thursday voted 330 to 231 in favour...

Last week Lord Heseltine admitted that the Remain side had “lost” (Image: Getty Images) The House of Lords inflicted repeated defeats on the previous...

Voters were furious with Ed Davey, co-leader of the Lib Dems, who said his former boss had “so much to offer British politics” and was needed in...

The group in the House of Lords have put forward an amendment to legislation on Northern Ireland in a move designed to stop Theresa May’s replacement...

They expect the 62-year-old outgoing premier to take some time to consider her next role after her announcing her decision to stand down by the end of...

Nigel Farage, leader of the anti-EU party expected to come out on top in the May 23 elections, has accused peers of being “scared” of Brexiteer MEPs...

Sir Bernard Jenkin, chairman of the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (PACAC), wants the number of Lords cut and capped at 600...

A string of unelected parliamentarians pleaded for another national poll on the UK’s links with the European bloc during a House of Lords debate...

The Lords’ EU Committee is taking the unusual step of convening during its six-week summer recess to quiz Mr Raab on subjects including how the Government...

Helen Newlove, who has fought tirelessly for victims of crime since the savage killing of her husband Garry nearly 11 years ago, said she felt like Coronation...