MPs begin voting on Queen's Speech amendment

MPs leave the House of Commons to vote on the amendment to the Queen's Speech. Credit: ITV News

MPs have started voting on the amendment to the Queen's Speech expressing regret that an EU referendum Bill has not been included in the Government's legislative programme.


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