Neil Parish Suspended By Tories Over Allegedly Watching Porn In Commons

Neil Parish has been named as the MP who reportedly watched pornography in the House of Commons chamber.

A spokesman for the Tory chief whip has said Parish’s conservative whip has been suspended while under investigation.

A spokeswoman for Chris Heaton-Harris said: “After speaking with the chief whip this afternoon, Neil Parish MP is reporting herself to the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards.

“Mr Parish has been suspended on the Conservative whip pending the outcome of that investigation.”

Parish, a farmer from Somerset who chairs the select committee on rural affairs of MPs, was elected Devon’s safe seat in Tiverton and Honiton in 2010, after ten years in the European Parliament as a Member of the European Parliament.

Labor said the Tories had been aware of Parish’s alleged behavior for days but had done nothing about it.

Thangam Debbonaire, Labour’s shadow leader of the House of Commons, said: “The Conservatives knew for days about the disgusting behavior of one of their MPs and tried to cover it up.

“From the Owen Paterson scandal to their failure to act against their pedophile MP Imran Ahmad Khan, this is a government that is rotting from the head. Britain deserves better.”

Earlier this week, Parish appeared on GB News before his name was made public, where he was asked about the incident.

He told the station, “You get people crossing the line.”

The Liberal Democrats have called on Boris Johnson to demand Parish’s resignation following his suspension from the Tory whip.

Deputy Leader Daisy Cooper said: “If Boris Johnson had any decency left, he would tell Neil Parish to resign immediately.

“In any other workplace, this would be considered gross misconduct and the person responsible would lose their job. Parliament should be no different.

“We don’t need to offend the women MPs who witnessed this with a lengthy investigation. All his bosses have to do is ask for his devices and look at his viewing history, this is no higher math.”

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