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.

Stock footage: Articles and Act of Union with Scotland 1706-1707

This is a selection of shots from stock footage by the Parliamentary Archives featuring the Articles of Union 1706 and Act of Union with Scotland 1707, shot in the Original Act Room in the Victoria To...

17/06/2014 15:29

Private Members' Bills Ballot: 12 June 2014

The ballot for Private Members' Bills for the 2014-15 session took place at 9am on Thursday 12 June 2014. Andrew George, Liberal Democrat MP for St Ives was drawn in first place. More information abo...

12/06/2014 09:22

The role of the Committee | House of Commons Administration Committee

Sir Alan Haselhurst MP, Chair of the House of Commons Administration Committee, talks about the role of the Committee. For more information visit: http://www.parliament.uk/ac

10/06/2014 15:59

Should the keeping of primates as pets be banned? | Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee have launched their report, Primates as Pets, which proposes their recommendations for Government concerning primates kept privately in the UK....

10/06/2014 07:58

Magna Carta and the emergence of Parliament

Find out why Magna Carta was significant for the emergence of Parliament and the journey to UK democracy in the 13th century. Suitable for use in assembly, english, drama, history, citizenship and P...

09/06/2014 10:19

State Opening of Parliament 2014

The State Opening of Parliament took place on Wednesday 4 June 2014. State Opening marks the formal start of the new 2014-15 parliamentary session. The primary purpose of this colourful state occasion...

04/06/2014 12:20

Houses of Parliament Fast Stream

Find out more about Fast Stream careers in both the House of Commons and the House of Lords and hear contributions from some recent recruits to each House describing their work. http://www.parliament...

19/05/2014 14:04

Women in Parliament

Women’s History Month talk 'Women in Parliament in WW1 & WW2' by Dr Mari Takayanagi http://www.parliament.uk/about/art-in-parliament/news/women-in-parliament-in-ww1--ww2-by-dr-mari-takayanagi/

15/05/2014 09:58

The Mighty Atom

An International Women’s Day talk by Dr Paula Bartley, 'The mighty atom': Ellen Wilkinson and parliamentary politics, 1924-1947. http://www.parliament.uk/about/art-in-parliament/news/the-mighty-atom-...

15/05/2014 09:58

Vanishing for the Vote

'Vanishing for the Vote: The Suffragette Boycott of the 1911 Census talk by Dr Jill Liddington, Professor Pat Thane and Elizabeth Crawford http://www.parliament.uk/about/art-in-parliament/news/vanish...

15/05/2014 09:58

Striking a Light

An International Women’s Day talk by Dr Louise Raw, 'Striking a Light: The Matchwomen who Changed the World'. http://www.parliament.uk/about/art-in-parliament/news/striking-a-light-the-matchwomen-who...

15/05/2014 09:57

UK Parliament Open Lecture -- Parliament and Suffragettes: 2014 lecture

On Tuesday 29 April 2014, Dr Mari Takayanagi, Senior Archivist in the Parliamentary Archives, delivered an Open Lecture on Parliament and Suffragettes. The lecture was hosted by the University of Exet...

13/05/2014 13:34

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