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What does a doorkeeper do?

Kate Forrester, Political reporter for HuffPost UK has written a very interesting article about Sarah Binstead-Chapman and her role as House of Commons Doorkeeper. You can find the article here: House Of Commons Doorkeeper Lifts Lid On What It’s Really Like To Work In Parliament

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Training courses available

The Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards is offering two training courses for staff in the new year covering helping your Member to register their interests and  providing support to an All-Party Parliamentary Group. Further information, including booking details, can be found on the Training page.

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Volunteering opportunity in Nepal

Raleigh International Citizen Service is recruiting for a 10-week Nepal placement, starting in April.  Places are filling fast so apply as soon as possible to secure a place. See here for further details: http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/volunteering-opportunities/

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Can you unlock Parliament?

The life of a bag-carrier or researcher might seem to be entirely dedicated to the task of unlocking the mysteries of Parliament, but now there’s a new way to test your skills –  ‘Unlock Parliament’, a brand new immersive experience at Westminster. The mysterious ‘Agent N’ will set you a series of puzzles and other clues […]

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Biggest ever Parliament Week!

UK Parliament Week 2017 was the biggest to date.  In total, 4596 activities took place across the country during UK Parliament Week and over 360,000 people participated in some way. There was at least one event in every single UK Parliament constituency with an average of 7. All of this was made possible by the partnerships that we’ve spent almost a […]