Occasionally, w4mp is asked by constituents to investigate complaints about MPs. Unfortunately this is not something which is in our remit and we are not able to help. Please see our guide to making complaints about an MP for further information.
Here is the current list of training courses that staff can sign up for. Courses are free of charge to all Members’ staff who are paid through IPSA’s staffing allowance and travel costs to training events can be met from the expenses scheme administered by IPSA. There are two new courses: Managing Suicidal Conversations Advice […]
The MP and Staffers’ Guide to Mental Health has been updated and is full of useful information on how to support and signpost constituents with mental health needs. We highly recommend that you read this guide. Here’s what’s in it: Quick-reference guide An overview of mental health How much help should you give? How to […]
ParliOUT’s first ever Art Open has launched! The theme is ‘being your authentic LGBT+ self’. Your artwork will be displayed digitally around the estate during the LGBT History Month of February. We’re welcoming submissions from all parliamentary pass holders and can’t wait to see the creativity that exists here at the UK Parliament! Submissions will […]
Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs have updated their very helpful booklets, explaining how they can help you to help your constituents. The two booklets are: HMRC Casework guide for MPs and Staff HMRC guide for MPs managing their own tax affairs They are available in the following formats: English Welsh Accessible Version – English only […]
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Do take a moment to watch this behind-the-scenes feature on what it’s like to be a new member on the BBC news website. This was facilitated by the Commons Media Team and features interviews with General Election Senior Responsible Owner, Marianne Cwynarski and Managing Director of Research and Information, Penny Young.
As soon as the first election results were announced on 12 December, Wikipedians – the volunteers who write and edit Wikipedia – sprang into action, updating Wikipedia’s articles about the election itself, about every individual constituency, and about every single MP. The volunteers also added data, including for example MPs’ websites, Twitter names and Facebook profiles, to […]