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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.

Spending Review 2013: 26 June

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, made a statement to the House of Commons on Wednesday 26 June 2013 on the Spending Review. To find out more about the statement, including links to t...

26/06/2013 15:36

Conservation of Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' - All 3 videos | UK Parliament

The House of Commons project to conserve Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' was successfully completed in March 2013 . The conservation, undertaken by Rupert Harris Conservation, wa...

24/06/2013 10:26

UK Parliament Open Lecture - The Passage of Legislation

David Natzler delivered an Open Lecture on 10th May 2013 at the University of Hull. He gave an insight into the passage of legislation from his unique perspective as Director General of Chamber and C...

18/06/2013 16:14

UK Parliament Open Lecture -- The European Parliament

On Tuesday 19 March 2013 Mary Honeyball, MEP for London and Labour's spokesperson in the European Parliament for gender and equality and education and culture, delivered the second of two Open Lecture...

13/06/2013 09:49

UK Parliament Open Lecture - The Legislature and the Executive

Andrew Lansley MP delivered an Open Lecture on 24 April 2013, focusing on the relationship between the legislature and the executive, from his unique perspective as the Leader of the House of Commons....

17/05/2013 13:18

State Opening of Parliament 2013

The State Opening of Parliament took place on Wednesday 8 May 2013. State Opening marks the formal start of the new 2013-14 parliamentary session. The primary purpose of this colourful state occasion ...

08/05/2013 11:57

Henry Moore sculpture conservation complete

The project to conserve Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' began in February 2013 and was successfully completed on 23 March 2013. The conservation, undertaken by Rupert Harris Cons...

03/05/2013 15:32

Watch former MP and artist Andrew Tift discuss the portrait 'Rt Hon Tony Benn MP'

On 4 May 1961, the Bristol South East by-election took place. The seat was vacated by Tony Benn MP when his father Viscount Stansgate passed away, which meant that Benn inherited the peerage which dis...

03/05/2013 13:16

Norfolk and Parliament: the lives of Land Tax commissioners in 1821

This artwork, which is entitled Administrative Processes + Events = Documents, was commissioned by the Parliamentary Archives from artist Nicola Naismith and reflects outreach work undertaken by the ...

19/04/2013 14:15

Conservation of Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' - Part two | UK Parliament

Conservation of Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' (1962-5) began on 16 February 2013 on Abingdon Street Gardens. Over an eight week period the much needed conservation work will re...

12/04/2013 08:02

Tributes to Baroness Thatcher | House of Commons Chamber

The House of Commons was recalled from the Easter Recess on Wednesday 10 April, to pay tribute to Baroness Thatcher. The House met at 2.30pm for a general debate on the motion 'That this House has co...

10/04/2013 14:55

Budget 2013: 20 March

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, delivered his Budget statement to the House of Commons on Wednesday 20 March 2013. Edward Miliband, Leader of the Labour Party, responded on behalf of the...

20/03/2013 16:39

Sea of Words: an animated film exploring the history of Cardiff Docks | Arts in Parliament

This film was commissioned by the Parliamentary Archives from artist Trevor Woolery and reflects outreach work undertaken in Cardiff by the Parliamentary Archives during its People and Parliament: Con...

19/03/2013 11:06

Conservation of Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' | UK Parliament

Conservation of Henry Moore's bronze sculpture 'Knife Edge Two Piece' (1962-5) began on 16 February 2013 on Abingdon Street Gardens. Over an eight week period the much needed conservation work will re...

13/03/2013 12:05

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