1 May 2022

Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle calls for ‘radical’ reform of Commons

Culture Correspondent

Business secretary Kwasi Kwarteng has denied there is a culture of misogyny in parliament, insisting it is a safe place for women to work.

The Commons speaker Sir Lindsey Hoyle is leading calls for “radical reform” of working practices amid growing concerns about inappropriate and sexist behaviour.

A number of MPs are facing allegations of bullying and sexual misconduct.