4 Nov 2019

MPs elect new Speaker to replace Bercow

Mr Bercow’s interventions into the Brexit process proved controversial for many.

In Parliament, MPs are still whittling away at a shortlist of candidates to replace John Bercow as Speaker of the House of Commons.

Mr Bercow’s interventions into the Brexit process proved controversial for many, but his unique style also raised the profile of the job – for better or worse.

So who will replace him? Will they take a different tack?

Our Political Correspondent Paul McNamara has been following the process.