What is it like to work in Parliament?

In recent months, Parliament has been rocked by the so-called ‘Pestminster’ scandal. There have been accusations of sexual misconduct and bullying in all parties, from (now ex) Cabinet Ministers to the Speaker of the House of Commons as well as backbench MPs.

These scandals, both bullying and sexual misconduct, tend to focus on MPs staff. So we spoke to a number of staffers to get their thoughts on what it’s like to work in the Palace of Westminster and why they joined.

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