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.

Prime Minister's Questions: 9 September 2015

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, answered questions from MPs in the House of Commons on Wednesday 9 September 2015. To find out more about this week's questions, including links to the transcript, ...

09/09/2015 14:49

Speeches to mark Her Majesty the Queen becoming our longest serving Monarch

Speeches took place on Wednesday 9 September in the House of Commons Chamber to mark the occasion on which Her Majesty the Queen became the United Kingdom's longest serving monarch.

09/09/2015 13:45

Behind the clock faces of Big Ben

Did you know you can walk behind the clock faces of Big Ben? about the clock dials Number of clock dials: 4 Clock dials diameter: 7m Length of hour figures: 60cm Clock dial frames: cast iron Glass i...

02/09/2015 12:29

Climbing Big Ben (the Elizabeth Tower)

Climb the 334 stone spiral steps to the top of the Elizabeth Tower (Big Ben). UK residents can book a tour of Big Ben and make this climb themselves: http://www.parliament.uk/visiting/visiting-and-t...

02/09/2015 12:24

The chimes of Big Ben

(There is no dialogue in this video) This is the bell in Parliament's Clock Tower (Big Ben). The bell at the centre of this film is called Big Ben. There are two possible explanations for the bell's n...

02/09/2015 12:13

Youth Select Committee 2015: Mental Health – 3 July afternoon session

Youth Select Committee afternoon evidence session on Friday 3 July 2015 in the House of Commons, looking into the inquiry on Mental Health www.parliament.uk/youthselectcommittee-2015 Witnesses: Profe...

29/07/2015 08:45

Youth Select Committee 2015: Mental Health – 3 July morning session

Youth Select Committee morning evidence session on Friday 3 July 2015 in the House of Commons, looking into the inquiry on Mental Health www.parliament.uk/youthselectcommittee-2015 Witnesses: Margare...

29/07/2015 08:15

Youth Select Committee 2015: Mental Health – 26 June morning session

Youth Select Committee morning evidence session on Friday 26 June 2015 in the House of Commons, looking into the inquiry on Mental Health www.parliament.uk/youthselectcommittee-2015 Witnesses: Karen ...

29/07/2015 08:03

Youth Select Committee 2015: Mental Health – 26 June afternoon session

Youth Select Committee afternoon evidence session on 26 June 2015 in the House of Commons, looking into the inquiry on Mental Health www.parliament.uk/youthselectcommittee-2015 Witnesses: Kane Blackw...

29/07/2015 08:03

The Day Parliament Burned Down

Guest Curator, Dr Caroline Shenton, author of “The Day Parliament Burned Down”, explores works from the Parliamentary Art Collection documenting the fire that destroyed Parliament in 1834. This great ...

24/07/2015 09:59

How to join in with Select Committees

A short bitesized guide on how committees in the House of Commons gather evidence and how you can get involved.

17/07/2015 15:24

The Parliamentary Education Centre – it’s epic!

The Parliamentary Education Centre is a world-class education facility that will allow 1 million school children to visit Parliament over the next decade. Schools can to take part in interactive works...

16/07/2015 14:40

Prime Minister's Questions: 15 July 2015

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, answered questions from MPs in the House of Commons on Wednesday 15 July 2015. To find out more about this week's questions, including links to the transcript, visi...

15/07/2015 14:24

Construction of new Education Centre

Watch this short time-lapse video of the construction of Parliament's new Education Centre. The centre will engage young people with the work of Parliament in a dynamic & stimulating setting including...

13/07/2015 14:54

Summer Budget 2015: 8 July

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, delivered the Summer Budget Statement to the House of Commons on Wednesday 8 July 2015. The Budget statement sets out the Government's policies following...

08/07/2015 15:46

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