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.

Felipe VI, King of Spain, addressed members of both Houses of Parliament in the Royal Gallery of the House of Lords on Wednesday 12 July as part of his state visit to the UK with Queen...

13/7/2017 15:57

To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act we’ve created ‘Your Story, Our History’, three short films focusing on laws around relationships, gender identity and sexual...

13/7/2017 07:18

Our collection care team preparing the 1554 Mary and Philip Marriage Act for the King & Queen of Spain's visit to UK Parliament today. 🇪🇸🇬🇧 . This Act was passed in Spring 1554 and provided for...

12/7/2017 14:17

Big Ben​ chimed for the first time today in 1859. Learn more about the history of the bell, the Great Clock and Elizabeth Tower. . parliament.uk/bigben . #BigBen #ElizabethTower...

11/7/2017 09:17

We're part of the #PrideinLondon parade today. SO much fun. Keep an eye out for us. 🏳️‍🌈 . #LGBT #Pride2017 #LoveIsLove #LoveWins #LoveHappensHere #prideinlondon #UKParliament #Parliament...

8/7/2017 15:15

We're flying the rainbow flag for Pride in London 🏳️‍🌈 . parliament.uk/pride . © UK Parliament/Mark Duffy . #LGBT #Pride2017 #LoveIsLove #LoveWins #LoveHappensHere #prideinlondon #UKParliament...

7/7/2017 19:29

This year we're celebrating @londonlgbtpride​ by lighting up the Palace of Westminster on 7-9 July. The rainbow flag will be projected on to the river front as part of a series of events...

7/7/2017 13:52

UK Parliament​ will be flying the rainbow flag this weekend and taking part in Pride in London​. Today members of ParliOUT, UK Parliament's LGBT+ network, Mr Speaker, the Lord Speaker, MPs and...

6/7/2017 16:39

To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act we’ve created ‘Your Story, Our History’, three short films focusing on laws around relationships, gender identity and sexual...

6/7/2017 10:57

The 1957 Wolfenden Report recommended that homosexual behaviour between consenting adults should not be a crime. At the time it was published the use of Polari (a British gay slang) was at its...

5/7/2017 17:00

The Lord Speaker, Lord Fowler, welcomes the Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould, Canadian minister of justice and attorney general, the Rt Hon. Kim Campbell, former prime minister of Canada and Lord Howell...

5/7/2017 15:18

This National Health Service Act was passed in 1946 to establish the NHS in England & Wales. It was inaugurated on this day in 1948. Welsh Labour politician Aneurin Bevan was Minister of Health at...

5/7/2017 07:22

Fantastic image of the Houses of Parliament by @damienrivoire_sl. . We'd love to see your pictures. Share your amazing images by using #UKParliament. . #UKParliament #Parliament #BigBen...

4/7/2017 20:28

ParliOUT is a Workplace Equality Network in support of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and questioning people in UK Parliament. It aims to make LGBTIQ role models more visible and...

4/7/2017 16:00

MPs will debate the Second Reading of the European Union (Approvals) Bill today. . parliament.uk/bills . #EUApprovalsBill #Bills #EuropeanUnion #EU #UKParliament #Parliament #UKHouseofCommons...

4/7/2017 12:50

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