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Charles Barry and A.W.N. Pugin, Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament), 1840-70

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Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament)

Welcome back to Cgshowgamers time lapse series. This week we build the Palace of Westminster which is also more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament as...

Dan Cruickshank explores the Palace of Westminster, also known as the Houses of Parliament (Part 1)

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Archive Report - 1997 Dissolution of the Westminster Parliament

The Dissolution of the Westminster Parliament before the 1997 General Election. An STV News report by John MacKay for Scotland Today.

Parliament: Westminster Hall in 1400

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Obama .. Full Speech .. Westminster Hall .. London

President Obama's historical address to the British Parliament in London's Westminster Hall. Obama is the first American President to be invited to speak in ...

UK Parliament tour - Westminster Hall

Over its 900 year history, Westminster Hall has been closely involved with the life of the nation. It has hosted trials of important figures such as Sir Thom...

Irish President, Michael D. Higgins, addresses Parliament

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Parliament: Westminster Hall in 1099

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Prime Minister's Historic Address at the Parliament of Westminster

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Ballymena Times

Ballymena Times
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:07:30 -0700

In the pre-war era, the debate on Irish independence was easily the most important political 'hot topic' of the time, bitterly dividing the Westminster Parliament and bringing the nation to the brink of all-out civil war. In his preface to the book ...
 
Slugger O'Toole
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:07:49 -0700

Whilst we do have devolution to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, these devolved institutions derive their authority from Westminster, and technically could be abolished at any point by an act of the Westminster parliament. As Enoch Powell famously ...

Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Observer
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 01:37:30 -0700

Senator Golding referred to Sir Erskine May's 'Parliamentary Practice', regarded as the Bible of the Westminster Parliament which, he said, ruled out the possibility of a debate on the third reading of the Bill. He said that it reflected the fact that ...

The Guardian

Slugger O'Toole
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:56:44 -0700

It would mean the end of the idea of the “sovereign” Westminster Parliament. More practically it would probably mean fewer MPs from Scotland. This would ease the problem of Scottish MPs voting for laws that apply only to England, the “West Lothian ...
 
Prothom Alo (English)
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:43:20 -0700

The Westminster parliament is considered the model of democracy. It is quite a wonder that Cameron, who is accountable to that parliament, welcomed a Prime Minister who was elected sans contest in an election criticised by all as unacceptable. As the ...
 
Toronto Star
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:34:54 -0700

In Britain, Westminster Parliament abolished self-regulation of the legal profession in 2008 when it became evident that it had utterly destroyed the public's faith and trust. Instead, an independent office of oversight was created with a single set of ...

Daily Mail

Politics.co.uk
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:45:00 -0700

"Members of the Westminster parliament, and in particular the House of Commons, appeared to be noticeably behind some other organisations in embracing either the principle or the practice of induction, let alone accepting that there was a role for ...
 
Financial Times
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:45:00 -0700

Angus Robertson, the SNP's leader in the Westminster parliament, said, “The Westminster system works for the few, for people like Ian Taylor – we want an independent Scotland because it will work for the many.” Better Together said: “These comments ...
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