Live coverage of PMQsFebruary 27, 2008 at 4:54 am | Posted in BBC News, Gordon Brown, House of Commons, Houses of Parliament, London, Plane Stupid, PMQs, Prime Minister's Questions, Ruth Kelly, Westminster | Leave a comment
inel saw this on the BBC News website and thought you should see it, though of course no mention may be made of the climate change campaigners sitting on the roof of the Houses of Parliament as this takes place:
In the wake of a major security breach at Westminster, Prime Minister Gordon Brown takes questions in the Commons. Campaigners from the group, Plane Stupid scaled the Commons roof to stage a protest against the planned expansion of Heathrow airport.
from ** 1200GMT: PM’s questions **
[Gordon Brown] says that decisions should be made in the chamber, “not on the roof of this house” – a reference to the protesters