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.

The House of Lords is an integral part of the UK Parliament. . Members of the Lords play an important role in making laws and scrutinising the actions of Government, bringing the breadth of their...

4/3/2017 09:02

The House of Commons Chamber is where MPs meet to discuss legislation, to hold the Government to account and debate issues that concern them or their constituents. . The current Chamber was...

3/3/2017 14:45

Augustus Pugin​ was born today in 1812. He is remembered for his pioneering role in the Gothic Revival style and his collaboration with architect Charles Barry​ on the redesign the new Palace of...

1/3/2017 12:15

Happy St David's Day. In UK Parliament​ all four UK patron saints are recognised. St David is shown standing on a hill preaching. On his shoulder sits a dove, his traditional emblem. The two...

1/3/2017 07:28

The Victoria Tower, Central Lobby and Westminster Abbey viewed from the top of the Elizabeth Tower (Big Ben) . Image: UK Parliamentary Archives . #DigitalArchives #ParliamentaryArchives...

28/2/2017 10:36

Sir Gerald Kaufman, who has died aged 86, was first elected as a Labour MP in 1970. . He had a long and successful parliamentary career representing Manchester Ardwick (1970-83) and Manchester...

27/2/2017 17:16

Take a selfie on the iconic UK House of Commons​ green bench tomorrow Thursday 23rd February at Birmingham New Street Station​. You can also find out what UK Parliament​ does for Birmingham and...

22/2/2017 08:59

UK Parliament comes to Birmingham from the 23-27 February. Explore how you can get involved and influence Parliament on the issues that matter to you. There are events and activities for families,...

21/2/2017 09:25

Moody image from @persixn_ of Big Ben and Houses of Parliament. . We'd love to see your pictures. Share your fantastic images by using #UKParliament and we'll share them. . #BigBen #ElizabethTower...

20/2/2017 07:56

Recess is a great time for the historic furniture team to organise conservation work on some of the collections most important items. . Kate Gill, a specialist in textile and upholstery...

17/2/2017 12:37

A view of the Elizabeth Tower (Big Ben) taken from the Parliamentary Archives in the Victoria Tower. . #ParliamentaryArchives #VictoriaTower #ElizabethTower #BigBen #Parliament #UKParliament...

16/2/2017 08:06

Big Ben fan Phoebe Hanson visited us yesterday and was interviewed by BBC Radio 4's PM about her love of the bell's bongs. . www.bbc.co.uk/pm . Image: UK Parliament/Mark Duffy . #BigBen...

15/2/2017 18:00

Say ‘I do’ at the Houses of Parliament. The House of Commons​ has two venues licensed for Marriages and Civil Partnerships. Celebrate your happily ever after amongst a 1000 years of...

14/2/2017 17:52

Did someone pop the question this Valentine's day? Did you know the UK House of Commons​ has two venues licensed for Marriages and Civil Partnerships? Celebrate your happily ever after amongst a...

14/2/2017 09:05

Fantastic nighttime image from @qrzawa of Big Ben and Houses of Parliament. . We'd love to see your pictures. Share your fantastic images by using #UKParliament and we'll share them . #BigBen...

12/2/2017 13:05

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