Speeches in Parliament

MP quotes Shakespeare in Thornberry van question

Stratford on Avon's Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi, referred to a picture tweeted by the former shadow attorney general on polling day in Rochester and Strood when he quoted Shakespeare's Richard ll to the Prime Minister at Question Time in the House of Commons.

Nadhim Zahawi MP asks the Prime Minister about a ‘Rigby Rule’ and English Patriotism

Yesterday the Parliamentary Intelligence and Security Committee published its report into the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby. One of the Committee’s conclusions was that the one piece of information that could have made a difference was an online exchange in December 2012 between Michael Adebowale and an extremist overseas, in which Adebowale expressed his intent to murder a soldier.