MPs propose alternative Queen's Speech

MP's propose alternative Queen's Speech Credit: PA Images

Two Conservative MPs from the region will put forward an alternative Queen's Speech in the House of Commons later containing what they have described as 40 "true blue" bills.

Wellingborough MP Peter Bone and Kettering MP Philip Hollobone will propose a series of motions ranging from the abolition of the office of Deputy Prime Minister to the introduction of a new bank Holiday called Margaret Thatcher Day.