The former Liberal Democrat peer, who was accused of sexual harassment, has resigned his position.Read more
Westminster harassment scandal
A peer accused of groping a woman has avoided suspension from the House of Lords for now.
The leader of the House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom has told MPs that more than fifty people have called two new hotlines set up to consider allegations of bullying and harassment at Westminster. She was opening a debate on a report by a high court judge, Dame Laura Cox, which highlighted aggressive and intimidating behaviour by MPs and senior staff. David Cornock reports. You can hear more in Today in Parliament on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30pm.