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 Sovereign’s Throne is one of the most important items of furniture in the Palace of Westminster. . The elaborately carved woodwork is gilded, inset with rock crystals and upholstered in...

9/12/2016 17:34

What inquiry should the Science and Technology Committee look at next? Previous inquiries included Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and the impact of Brexit. Tell them your...

9/12/2016 13:28

Jesse Norman MP for #Shakespeare400 . To mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, we asked MPs to recite key speeches from his plays. Jesse Norman MP reads Prospero from The...

8/12/2016 08:09

We have some fantastic #ParliamenTree decorations to buy this December. Check out our online store, or buy when you visit Parliament. . www.shop.parliament.uk . #Shop #Gifts #giftshop...

6/12/2016 18:05

Great #ParliamenTree image from @seantunctan taken in Pall Mall. . This December, we'd like to see how your community is celebrating. Take a picture or video using #ParliamenTree and we will share...

6/12/2016 09:00

Via @senedd. What’s it like keeping politicians in order in a debating chamber? Last week #Llywydd Elin Jones AM and House of Commons Speaker John Bercow MP spoke about their roles. Watch on...

5/12/2016 15:37

We'd like to see how your community is celebrating this year. Take a picture or video of your Christmas Tree using #ParliamenTree and we'll share them this December. Season's Greetings . © UK...

4/12/2016 12:36

John Nicolson MP for #Shakespeare400 . For the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, we asked MPs to recite key speeches from his plays. John Nicolson MP reads Richard III, Act I Scene...

3/12/2016 11:35

Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall talks food waste, as part of an inquiry by the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee. The Committee’s examining the environmental, social and economic impacts...

2/12/2016 12:14

Our Christmas Tree in Westminster Hall is looking spectacular this morning. What does the trees in your area look like? #ParliamenTree . This December we'd like to see how your community is...

2/12/2016 07:56

Great image from @parliamentbuildings of the Speaker of the @niassembly, Robin Newton MLA, and Bobbie McGowan switching on the Christmas Tree lights. #ParliamenTree . This December we'd like to...

1/12/2016 17:25

From our colleagues @senedd . What's it really like keeping a room of politicians under control? Join the Llywydd Elin Jones AM and the Rt Hon John Bercow MP, Speaker of the UK House of Commons,...

30/11/2016 19:49

Sir Winston Churchill​ was born today in 1874. He was Prime Minister during World War II and from 1951 to 1955. During his career he was First Lord of the Admiralty and Chancellor of the...

30/11/2016 16:58

Happy St Andrew's Day! Around the Houses of Parliament there are hundreds of symbols of Scotland. In Central Lobby all national patron saints are depicted including St.Andrew. . St. Andrew, a...

30/11/2016 06:58

How will Brexit effect the land border between the UK and the Republic of Ireland? Will the existing Common Travel Area ​arrangements be maintained? Could Northern Ireland have a special status...

28/11/2016 15:31

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