Lindsay Hoyle – 2021 Statement on the Murder of David Amess

The statement made by Lindsay Hoyle, the Speaker of the House of Commons, on 15 October 2021.

This is an incident that will send shockwaves across the parliamentary community and the whole country. In the coming days we will need to discuss and examine MPs’ security and any measures to be taken, but for now, our thoughts and prayers are with David’s family, friends and colleagues.