Judge expediates bid to block Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament

At the beginning of August, Heidi Allen and a group of more than 70 cross-party MPs backed legal action to prevent the Prime minister from suspending parliament. The full legal challenge, which argues that the Prime Minister advising the Queen to suspend parliament is unlawful, was due to be heard on Friday the 6th of …

Heidi Allen MP responds to the Prime Minister’s announcement of the prorogation of parliament

The news today that Boris Johnson will try to dissolve Parliament to enable him to push though a “No Deal” Brexit is unfortunately unsurprising. Pandering to the right of the Conservative party and the Brexit party, he will do literally anything to stay in power. Aside from the dire economic consequences for our country, risking …

“I’ll keep pushing for cross-party working” Heidi Allen writes article for the Observer

In an article published by The Observer, Heidi Allen discusses the newly launched “Unite to Remain”, the result of Brecon byelection and the importance of MPs working in the best interest of the country, instead of putting party allegiance first. Heidi discusses the launch of “Unite to Remain” and how the project has already shown that …

MPs vote in favour of amendment to prevent PM forcing through a no-deal Brexit

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Today, Heidi Allen and 314 MPs voted in favour of an amendment which prevents the new Prime Minister from suspending parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit. A majority of 315 to 274 backed an amendment to the Northern Ireland (executive formation) bill. The amendment forces the government to hold debates in parliament during the …