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Cooper, Rosie

Rosie Cooper, Labour MP for West Lancashire

Cooper, Yvette

Yvette Cooper is a former Labour Cabinet Minister and Chair of the Commons Home Affairs Committee. She is married to Ed Balls. Her father was once General Secretary of the Trade Union, Prospect.

Corbyn, Jeremy

The former Labour Leader, now runs a 'Project for Peace and Justice'. The six times winner of the Parliamentary beard of the year, Corbyn grew up in Shropshire where he attended prep school.

Corri Wilson

Corri Wilson, SNP MP for Ayr Carrick and Cumnock

Costa, Alberto

Alberto Costa was first elected as the Conservative MP for South Leicestershire in 2015, being reelected in 2019 with a majority of 24,004 over the Labour Party. South Leicestershire is a safe Conservative seat, with the area, previously represented in Parliament by the former Conservative Chancellor, Nigel Lawson.  Containing the town of Braunstone Town, the...

Council of Ministers

The Council of Ministers, typically referred to as just 'the Council', is the EU's main decision-making and legislative body. In conjunction with the European Parliament, the Council of Ministers forms the EU's legislature. The Council of Ministers should not be confused either with the European Council or the Council of Europe. The former is a...

Council of ministers (Europe)

The Council of Ministers, typically referred to as just 'the Council', is the EU's main decision-making and legislative body. In conjunction with the European Parliament, the Council of Ministers forms the EU's legislature. The Council of Ministers should not be confused either with the European Council or the Council of Europe. The former is a...

Council tax

An overview of Council Tax, how it works, what it collects, arguments for and against the current system, and suggestions for reform.

Courts, Robet

Robert Courts is‌ ‌the‌ Conservative ‌MP‌ ‌for‌ Witney‌,‌ ‌having‌ ‌first‌ ‌been‌ ‌elected‌ ‌to‌ ‌Parliament‌ ‌in a by -election in 2016 following the resignation of David Cameron. Robert ‌Courts was‌ ‌elected‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌2019‌ ‌General‌ ‌Election‌ ‌with‌ ‌a‌ ‌majority‌ ‌of‌ 15,177 over the Liberal Democrats. The Witney constituency‌ is‌ ‌found‌ ‌within‌ ‌the‌ ‌county‌ ‌of‌ Oxfordshire and‌...

Coutinho, Claire

Claire Coutinho is the Conservative MP for East Surrey, having first been elected to Parliament in 2019 with a majority of 24,040 over the Liberal Democrat Party. The East Surrey constituency is found within the county of Surrey and covers Caterham, Horley, Oxted and the surrounding towns and villages.  Long one of the safest Conservative...

Cowan, Ronnie

Ronnie Cowan, SNP MP for Inverclyde

Cox, Geoffrey

Geoffrey Cox, Conservative MP for Torridge and West Devon

Coyle, Neil

Neil Coyle, Labour MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark

Crabb, Stephen

Stephen Crabb, Conservative MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire

Crawley, Angela

Angela Crawley, SNP MP for Lanark & Hamilton East

Creasy, Stella

Stella Creasy, Labour MP for Walthamstow

Crosbie, Virginia

Virginia Crosbie is‌ ‌the‌ Conservative MP‌ ‌for Ynys Môn,‌ otherwise known as the Isle of Anglesey, having gained the seat off the Labour Party in 2019 with a majority of 1,968. ‌Yns Mons includes the towns of Holyhead, Llangefni and Beaumaris, and has traditionally been one of the UKs most tightly fought marginal seats having...

Cross-cutting questions

Cross-cutting question sessions take place in Westminster Hall. Such question times are intended to give MPs the opportunity to question Ministers in different Departments on issues that do not fit easily into one Departmental brief (eg Young People). Questions for answer are tabled as with normal oral questions and advance notice is given of which...

Crossrail

The Cross London Rail Links (Crossrail) project is a joint venture company established by Transport for London and the Strategic Rail Authority. Its task is to promote and develop two new rail routes through London.