Immigration is dominating the headlines after comments by ministers Michael Fallon and Nick Boles. Some facts help put things into perspective.
The Lib Dems and Tories have come to blows after the removal of Colonel Bob Neill’s EU Bill.
October 27, 2014
Mike Hancock was removed as a Lib Dem MP after serious allegations against him by a constituent. He still seems to think it’s ok to sit on the Lib Dem benches though.
Mike Hancock had the whip removed and was rejected as a Lib Dem general election candidate
Hancock has apologised to woman who made allegations against him
He is sitting on the Lib Dem benches next to party’s Deputy Leader
Parliamentary security was updated in response to the shootings in Ottawa, and an increased nervousness about lone gunmen attacks. It makes the push on Cameron today look like an even greater security lapse.
Parliamentary security was updated in response to shootings in Ottawa
Man who pushed David Cameron de-arrested after saying he was jogging
Prime Minister David Cameron has been pushed by a protestor in whilst out in Leeds.
Cameron charged at and pushed by man in Leeds
Security guards leave PM on his own as deal with protestor
October 27, 2014
Prime Minister David Cameron is facing criticism after refusing to wear a t-shirt from feminist organisation the Fawcett Society five times, after being asked by leading woman’s magazine Elle.
The pictures were for Elle’s inaugural feminist issue
Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband both sent in pictures of themselves wearing the tshirt
Male celebrities also posed in the shirt
October 24, 2014
The British Government has been landed with a £1.7bn bill from the EU, to be paid by December 1st. It can only be part of an elaborate plot by new commission chief Jean Claude Juncker to keep Britain in.
£1.7bn bill revealed today
Cameron says he will no pay the bill by deadline
Sergeant at Arms Kevin Vickers lived up to his title when he shot dead a gunman who was attacking the Canadian Parliament in Ottawa. He returned to the House of Commons to hero’s welcome.
Former Royal Canadian Mounted Police Officer shot dead gunman who was attacking Canadian Parliament
Vickers received standing ovation as he opened Parliamentary proceedings day after shooting.
The BBC’s Brian Wheeler got in the way of Andrew Mitchell’s spaniel.
Labour MPs have criticised Michael Gove for leaving the House of Commons to take part in a show of MP’s dogs. There pettiness and humourlessness tells us a lot about them.
Gove’s dog, Snowy, was entered in the Westminster Dog of the Yearcompetition
Shadow Leader of the House asked where Gove was
Backbencher Kevin Brennan seeking a debate on role of Chief Whip