Pmqs

Everything That Happened At PMQs Today, Without The Shouting

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Comedy

All the shouting just makes this a pointless exercise. What is the point of #pmqs— Helen Pinches (@yamyamlen) February 3, 2016 Well, quite. So ...

Here's Why Cameron's ‘Bunch of Migrants' Comments Are Dividing The Nation

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 28.01.2016 | UK

When David Cameron stood at the Commons despatch box yesterday and dismissed those camped in Calais as a "bunch of migrants", debate over the rhetoric...

PMQs: 'Call Tony Blair If You Want Answers Over Google's Taxes' Cameron Tells Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn should be directing questions about the size of Google’s tax bill to Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, David Cameron argued today in a fier...

PMQs: In 2010 David Cameron Backed Student Grants For Poorest. No Longer

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron has confirmed he has changed his mind on the need for student grants for the poorest students - telling MPs a system of loans and fees i...

Everything That Happened At PMQs Today, Without The Shouting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Comedy

The PM predictably started fluffing himself with the unemployment figures: Back at #PMQs. PM makes point that unemployment is at lowest level in a ...

David Cameron Accused of 'S****ing All Over The Working Class'

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been accused by a Labour MP of “shitting all over the working class” as he ran the risk of demonising people living on “sink e...

Jeremy Corbyn Reveals The Secret Behind His 'Geography Teacher Stare'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has revealed the secret behind his “geography teacher stare” - he was once a geography teacher. The Labour leader told journalist...

The Tensest PMQs Ever, Without All The Shouting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK Comedy

Oh my. The first PMQs of 2016, and it's a very awkward one. The Labour Party was reeling from a three day ordeal in which Jeremy Corbyn relentlessly s...

100 Days of Corbyn

Alistair Jones | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Politics
Alistair Jones

One hundred days after taking over the leadership of the Labour Party, there remains the question as to what Jeremy Corbyn has changed. Certainly, Prime Minister's Question Time is more interesting.

PMQs: David Cameron Lets Slip He's Still A Smoker

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron today let slip he is still an occasional smoker, admitting he has only quit cigarettes “relatively successfully”. In Prime Minist...

PMQs: David Cameron Says He Won't Ban 'Divisive' Donald Trump From UK

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron has said Donald Trump’s call to ban Muslims entering the US was “divisive, stupid and wrong” - but the Presidential hopeful would ...

PMQS: Cameron Makes Out Corbyn Didn't Say Happy Christmas...After He Literally Did

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn clashed in Prime Minister’s Questions today…about how to wish people a Happy Christmas. The Labour leader began...

PMQs Without The Shouting: 16th December 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Comedy

It's the final PMQs of 2015, and the House is well and truly brimming with festive joy. Time to see what went on, without all the jeering and shouting...

Commons People Politics Podcast: Sunbeds, Donald Trump, and Caroline Lucas

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Politics

Dominating UK politics this week was the American billionaire and presidential hopeful Donald Trump – but most definitely for all the wrong reasons....

PMQs: David Cameron Dismisses The Need For UN Support For Military Action Against Isis In Syria

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron today backed military action against Isis in Syria without a UN resolution, as he claimed he would not “outsource” Britain’s defen...

PMQs Today Without The Shouting: 18 November 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK Comedy

We're back for PMQs, but the House has been a bit rowdy lately, so here's everything that happened without all the shouting: Andrew Rosindell start...

No, The BBC Wasn't Behind This 'Posh Booing' Subtitle

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK

The BBC has been forced to clarify that a photo of Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs subtitled "posh booing noises in the background" is a fake. The jeering Co...

Cameron Caught Complaining To Speaker About Length Of PMQs

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron was picked up on a Commons microphone on Wednesday complaining prime minister's questions is getting "longer and longer". The half-ho...

PMQs: Watch Jeremy Corbyn Tell Jeering Tory MPs That Tax Credit Cuts Are 'Not Funny'

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn today hit back at Tory jeers during Prime Minister’s Questions as he reminded them the weekly bouts were not “about entertainment”...

PMQs Today Without The Shouting: 4 November 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK Comedy

PMQs is back yet again, with the usual rowdy behaviour and a few of Jeremy Corbyn's famous death stares. Two disapproving teacher looks from Jerem...

Tax Credits, Tampon Tax and PMQS - Listen Now To Commons People, The Huff Post Politics Podcast

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Politics

This week sees the launch of The Huffington Post UK's new politics podcast, Commons People. Each week the politics team - Paul Waugh, Ned Simons, G...

PMQs Verdict: Corbyn's Getting Better But Cameron's Seen Worse

Lydia Suffield | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Lydia Suffield

PMQs today made it pretty clear: Corbyn is starting to employ that headmaster stare. Today, it went from a rather stern warning look to a full-on, narrow-eyed, flashing-gazed glare at the Tory front bench who promptly erupted from muffled laughter to full-on cheers, accompanied by the classic chanting of "Ooooh", which reminded me all too strongly of schooldays seated in front of a well-intentioned but sadly incompetent supply teacher.

Did David Cameron Have A Trouser Accident At PMQs?

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Wednesday's PMQs was a fairly normal affair - the usual lack of real answers, the shouting, the school playground atmosphere. But one thing stood o...

PMQs Today Without The Shouting: 28 October 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Last week's PMQs saw the prime minister make a truly dreadful 'Back To The Future' joke - will this week's edition be a spooky Halloween themed Q&A? L...

Forget Trident, Jeremy Corbyn's WMD Is His Geography Teacher Stare

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK

PMQs has a - deserved - reputation for being half an hour of rowdiness reminiscent of the classrooms of our youths rather than the setting for the nat...