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296 episodes

31/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Jan 31
30/01/2023

Sean Curran reports as MPs question the Health Secretary about the government's new emergency health plan.

28m
Jan 30
27/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Jan 27
26/01/2023

Sean Curran reports from Westminster, where the defence minister welcomes the decision by the US and Germany to send tanks to Ukraine.

28m
Jan 26
25/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Jan 25
24/01/2023

Sean Curran reports as MPs question ministers on Probation Service mistakes in the case of Zara Aleena.

28m
Jan 24
23/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Jan 23
20/01/2023

Mark D'Arcy reports as MPs discuss measures to help employees with children in neo-natal care

28m
Jan 20
19/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Jan 19
18/01/2023

Sean Curran reports on Prime Minister's Questions, MPs question the police watchdog about the latest Metropolitan Police scandal and debate plans to scrap laws derived from the EU.

28m
Jan 18
17/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Jan 17
16/01/2023

Sean Curran reports as MP debate controversial laws to restrict some workers' ability to go on strike.

28m
Jan 16
13/01/2023

Mark D'Arcy hears from a member of Ukraine's parliament about law making in war time. And he looks ahead to a big vote next week in the Commons on the Online Safety Bill. Ministers are facing a rebellion from MPs who've backed a proposal to make social media bosses face jail if they fail to protect children from damaging content. At the moment the government is planning to fine tech firms.

28m
Jan 13
12/01/2023

Sean Curran reports as MPs discuss mysterious crab deaths on the north east coast of England.

28m
Jan 12
11/01/2023

Susan Hulme reports on the first Prime Minister's Questions of 2023 and MPs grill both sides in the rail dispute.

28m
Jan 11
10/01/2023

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

27m
Jan 10
09/01/2023

Susan Hulme reports as MPs grill the Health Secretary about winter pressures in the NHS.

28m
Jan 09
21/12/2022

Mark D'Arcy reports as peers question Suella Braverman about her asylum policy - and looks back on the year of three prime ministers.

28m
Dec 21, 2022
20/12/2022

Susan Hulme reports as senior MPs question Rishi Sunak on health service strikes and Ukraine.

27m
Dec 20, 2022
19/12/2022

Sean Curran reports as the Home Secretary says the Rwanda policy has been vindicated after the High Court ruled that the plan to send some asylum seekers there is lawful.

28m
Dec 19, 2022
16/12/2022

Mark D'Arcy reports as members of the House of Lords debate the future of the BBC.

28m
Dec 16, 2022
15/12/2022

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Dec 15, 2022
14/12/2022

Sean Curran reports on Prime Minister's Questions and the government's response to the news of more deaths in the Channel.

28m
Dec 14, 2022
13/12/2022

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Dec 13, 2022
12/12/2022

Susan Hulme reports as MPs tackle the government about strikes within the NHS.

27m
Dec 12, 2022
09/12/2022

Mark D'Arcy reports from Westminster as the Archbishop of Canterbury criticises the Government's treatment of migrants and asylum seekers.

28m
Dec 09, 2022
08/12/2022

Susan Hulme reports on MPs' reaction to the news that the Government's approved the opening of the first UK coal mine for 30 years

28m
Dec 08, 2022
07/12/2022

Sean Curran reports as the Labour leader calls Rishi Sunak 'the blancmange prime minister' and the prime minister promises tough new laws to deal with strike disruption.

28m
Dec 07, 2022
06/12/2022

All the news from today's sitting at Westminster.

28m
Dec 06, 2022
05/12/2022

Sean Curran reports as MPs debate the government's revised plans to tackle online safety, and a minister updates peers on an increase in Strep A infections.

28m
Dec 05, 2022