The former Speaker John Bercow'>Commons Speaker John Bercow today said he struggled to work with pro-Brexit MPs' "mood swings" during debates last year over the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.
John Bercow, former Speaker of the House and Member of Parliament, takes the floor in the Mansion House to celebrate @MHCLawyers #mhc50 and asks “can you hear me at the back?”. Apparently someone previously responded: “yes but I’ll happily change places with somebody who can’t!”
"None of you is a traitor... the sole duty of every member of Parliament is to do what he or she thinks is right" Speaker John Bercow'>Commons Speaker John Bercow defends Parliament, after MP accuses Theresa May of "pitching MPs against the public" over #Brexit
"I'm no longer the Speaker. I don't have to remain impartial now... Brexit is the biggest foreign policy mistake in the post-war period" Former Speaker John Bercow'>Commons Speaker John Bercow speaks his mind on Brexit
"This is not a standard or normal porogation" - Speaker John Bercow'>Commons Speaker John Bercow says the suspension of parliament is "an act of executive fiat". Follow live here:
Jacob Rees-Mogg tells the Conservative Party conference that Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow has "damaged the standing of the House in the eyes of the British public to its lowest point in modern history" #CPC19
"It is inappropriate, and frankly sexist, to speak in those terms." Speaker John Bercow reprimands Boris Johnson after he referred to the shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry by her husband's name.
“I didn’t know… that he was in any sense a delicate flower.” Speaker John Bercow responds to Brexiteer Peter Bone after the MP calls Donald Tusk’s ‘special place in hell’ remark “a completely outrageous insult”.
Commons Speaker John Bercow says Theresa May cannot hold a third vote on her Brexit deal if her motion is the same, or very similar to, the one that was heavily defeated last week, citing 'convention' dating back to 1604.