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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Meet Denison the Harris hawk who helps scare the pigeons off the terraces and squares around UK Parliament​. He helps to protect the stonework of the building from damage, but he never catches the birds - he only scares them away. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ 📷 UK Parliament/ Mark Duffy ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #HarrisHawk #BigBen #ElizabethTower #UKParliament #Parliament #UKHouseofCommons #UKHouseofLords #HouseofCommons #HouseofLords #Commons #Lords #Westminster #HousesofParliament #UKHousesofParliament #PalaceofWestminster #London