Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:06 pm on 6th February 2018.
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I ask you, Mr Speaker, and right hon. and hon. Members to look up—to look up and remember that before 1834, women could only watch proceedings in this House through a ventilation shaft right in the middle of the ceiling.
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