Dating pressure and harrasment

Much of it falls into the category of private acts between consenting adults.

However, one of the most serious claims to emerge over the last few days has come from Dwyfor Meirionnydd MP Liz Saville Roberts.

dating pressure and harrasment-7dating pressure and harrasment-25dating pressure and harrasment-11

The document also reveals a number of alleged affairs between members of the government as well as alleged 'odd sexual acts' by senior figures.

A video of one of these acts is allegedly circulating in Westminster.

Similarly, Labour activist Bex Bailey has said she was raped at a party event and that a senior Labour official (though not an MP) discouraged her from reporting the attack.

A @UKLabour activist says the party headquarters encouraged her not to pursue a rape complaint she said took place at a Labour party event.

Sometimes there has been a feeling the whip's office know there are people doing bad behaviour, whether it's drinking too much or being inappropriate – but they're not actually going to do anything in terms of disciplining these people.

They'll use that information to help them when it comes to leveraging them to vote in a certain way.'There is growing pressure to ensure MPs' staff have adequate protection.

Broadcaster and commentator Julia Hartley-Brewer said she did not regard it as 'anything but mildly amusing'. The Prime Minister said she is 'very concerned' by allegations of sexual harassment and vowed to take 'serious action', adding that 'unwanted sexual behaviour' is 'completely unacceptable' and urged victims to go to the Parliamentary authorities and the police.

ITV Political Editor Robert Peston stated: 'For May the big risk is that the story moves to how long she has known about the alleged misconduct, via her Whip's office, and why she didn't move earlier to deter and punish. Please retweet this if you agree @theresa_may needs to admit when she first knew about this disgrace.

The Plaid Cymru MP told the Commons: 'A worker employed as staff of a Member in this House told me today she reported being sexually assaulted to the proper authorities earlier this year who did nothing.

Tags: , ,