Mike Hancock not an MP, but on the Lib Dem benches

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

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Push on PM comes days after Commons security briefing updated

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

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Clegg and Miliband wear feminist t-shirt. Cameron refuses. Five times.

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

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Kevin Vickers, hero Sergeant at Arms, returns to Canadian Parliament after shooting

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.

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Humourless Labour hound Gove after dog show appearance

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

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