This video looks at the ways in which clerks support the work of MP’s and their wider roles in Parliament.
This video covers:
- The clerks give immediate advice and often to the more senior MP’s.
- Every Committee has a clerk.
- The clerks are experts in many areas, allowing committee and Parliamentary work to run efficiently.
Teachers can use this video as an introductory tool for students, at the start of a lesson, or as a summary at the end.
The video provides a sound summary of main topic areas and covers key points, including:
- The roles and duties of clerks.
- The manner in which these duties support Parliament.
With thanks to
- Baron Lisvane (Robert Rogers)
Image – The Oath and Clerks (UK Parliament-Catherine Bebbington)