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UK 'can't stay in European Arrest Warrant after Brexit'

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 15:21
The EU's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says the UK "red lines" mean it has to leave the scheme.

Assembly harassment survey pretty sobering, presiding officer says

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 15:20
The assembly has a serious problem with inappropriate behaviour, the presiding officer says.

Peter Hitchens and Caroline Lucas on drug laws and policy

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 15:10
Debating William Hague's call for decriminalisation with columnist Peter Hitchens and Green MP Caroline Lucas.

Alfie Dingley to get medicinal cannabis - Sajid Javid

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 14:42
Home Secretary Sajid Javid says Alfie Dingley can have the medicinal cannabis he needs.

Andy McDonald, whose son died after an epileptic seizure, urges government action

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 13:37
Labour's shadow transport secretary, Andy McDonald, whose son died after an epileptic seizure, makes an emotional appeal to government to help families.

Neil Hamilton to run for UKIP Senedd leader

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:46
The former Conservative MP is to take on Caroline Jones in a ballot of Welsh members.

Brexit: Dominic Grieve seeks 'sensible compromise' over MPs' role

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:37
The EU Withdrawal Bill rebel says he does not want to "micromanage" the Brexit process.

Finsbury Park attack: Minute's silence held to mark anniversary

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:44
"We will not let terrorists divide us," says Prime Minister Theresa May, one year on from the attack.

Cannabis debate: I appealed to the prime minister

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 08:32
Hannah Deacon, whose son suffers from epilepsy, says she was given a pledge by Theresa May

Cannabis war 'comprehensively lost', says William Hague

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 02:41
The former Conservative leader urges his party to consider legalising recreational use of the drug.

AM Mandy Jones suspended from UKIP after Hamilton remarks

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 18:33
Mandy Jones has been accused of "damaging" UKIP after she criticised Neil Hamilton.

Queen's nephew Lord Snowdon to seek election to Lords

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 18:29
Lord Snowdon, who is 19th in line to the throne, is one of 19 hereditary peers contesting the ballot.

Sir Christopher Chope defends blocking 'upskirting' bill

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 15:20
The Tory MP says his only regret is that “other people have so cruelly misunderstood what I did”.

Lord Sewel: Brexit powers row 'not constitutional crisis'

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 15:04
One of the authors of the devolution settlement backs the UK government in the post-Brexit powers row.

Philip Lee resigned to give him a say on Brexit process

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:48
MP Philip Lee says he was being pushed into positions of being "blindly supportive of process".

No action against MP Daniel Kawczynski for 'coffee date'

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:34
Daniel Kawczynski is told he faces no action over claims he acted inappropriately towards a researcher.

PM is asked where NHS cash will come from

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:24
Theresa May is asked how the government will fund a £20bn cash increase for the NHS.

Former PM's aide denies Tenby sexual assault charge

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 14:18
Mark Adams, 56, will stand trial in September after he denied sexually assaulting a barmaid.

Upskirting row: MP's office targeted in 'pants protest'

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:45
Sir Christopher Chope's office is targeted as No 10 says it will act itself to criminalise 'upskirting'.

Jeremy Hunt: Increased taxation to fund NHS

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 12:34
The health secretary says NHS boost will be partly funded by the "burden of tax"