Welcome to the UK Parliament Web Archive

We capture, preserve, and make accessible UK Parliament information published on the web. The web archive includes UK Parliament websites and social media dating from 2009 to the present.

This collection of archived web content was selected for preservation by the Parliamentary Archives.


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The Buxton Memorial, in Victoria Tower Gardens, celebrates the abolition of #slavery. Erected in 1835 by Charles Buxton MP in commemoration of the emancipation of #slaves, and in memory of his father Sir T. Fowell Buxton MP, and other abolitionists such as William Wilberforce.