Loudspeaker stops MP mid-question at PMQs
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PMQs: Antoinette Sandbach interrupted by loudspeaker

A Conservative MP asking a sombre question in the Commons about bereavement care was interrupted by an automated announcement about a test being completed.

The Speaker joked that Antoinette Sandbach had "passed the test with flying colours" before she carried on with her question to the prime minister.

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  • 15 May 2019
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