Category Archives: Parliamentary Yearbook

Online Parliamentary Yearbook

Online Parliamentary Yearbook: The Parliamentary Yearbook is a valued reference book in our office. The format remains ‘user friendly’. Despite the alleged easy access of the internet, I still prefer to have hard copies and I keep a copy of the … Continue reading

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EU BUDGET: REMARKS FROM PRESIDENT HERMAN VAN ROMPUY

The Parliamentary Information Office last week reported on the discussions that took place at the European Council and the stance taken by the British Prime Minister. On Friday of last week, 23rd November 2012, President Van Rompuy issued a statement … Continue reading

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New MPs’ expenses scandal: London homeowners pocket cash for rent

MPs were embroiled in a new expenses row today after it emerged that 27 are letting out London homes at the same time as claiming public money to rent in the city. Former defence secretary Liam Fox, shadow ministers Andy … Continue reading

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The Day Parliament Burned Down in real-time on Twitter

To mark the anniversary of a now little-remembered national catastrophe – the nineteenth-century fire which obliterated the UK Houses of Parliament – Oxford University Press and author Caroline Shenton will reconstruct the events of that fateful day and night in … Continue reading

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A Boost For Local Enterprise

The Parliamentary Yearbook is currently gathering news items for major features on the regeneration of our urban landscape in the next edition and has been following the progress of Local Enterprise Partnerships since their launch in the Summer of 2010 … Continue reading

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Turning The Tide On Piracy

The Parliamentary Yearbook is currently gathering news items for major features in the next edition covering international measures to protect the world’s sea lanes against piracy and has been following closely the success of Operation Atalanta In a report published … Continue reading

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Student Immigration

The Parliamentary Yearbook is currently gathering news items for major features in the next edition covering the UK education system and has been following closely the efforts of Government to provide a balance between the need to limit immigration and … Continue reading

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