Plymouth MP describes Parliament's queue system as "ridiculous"

    Luke Pollard tweeted videos yesterday showing hundreds of MPs lining up for miles to vote in the House of Commons

    MPs have voted to stop voting digitally, meaning they can now only to vote in person in the House of Commons.

    Hundreds queued up outside of Parliament yesterday in order to cast their vote - causing long queues as they tried to adhere to social distancing measures.

    Plymouth Sutton and Devonport MP, Luke Pollard, tweeted several videos yesterday showing the huge lines of MPs backing up for miles.

    Mr Pollard described the system as "ridiculous" and says it is a disadvantage to some politicians:

    MPs have recently been able to work remotely and join debates by video link in order to protect themselves from coronavirus. 

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