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SNP walk out of House of Commons during PMQs

SNP walk out of House of Commons during PMQs

Extraordinary scenes are developing in the House of Commons, with all of the SNP MPs walking out of PMQs following a row with the House Speaker, John Bercow.

The MPs stormed out after their Westminister leader, Ian Blackford was asked to leave by John Bercow for repeated failures to resume his seat upon request.

Mr Blackford stood and repeatedly said "Scotland will not be disrespected by this Parliament. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has tweeted her support for her MPs following the incident.

 

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