How we got here, the UK Parliament podcast about how people turn big ideas into laws that shape a society.

This podcast draws on incredible human stories and groundbreaking ideas, following their route into Parliament, where they became the laws that shape our lives today.

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Episodes

How we got... Animal Welfare

In this episode we find out how a donkey ended up in a Georgian courtroom and learn about the incredible determination of an MP with a sense of justice for animals years ahead of it’s time. We get some insider knowledge about one way MPs can get their idea into law: private members bills.

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