Richard Burgon MP calls for the abolition of the monarchy as he takes oath of allegiance to the Queen in Parliament

Screen Shot 2015-05-21 at 22.23.02Richard Burgon said his oath of allegiance to the Queen in the Commons to ensure he took his seat in the new Parliament – but not before adding a personal caveat.

However, the Labour MP for East Leeds, Mr Burgon, will not be looking forward to Her Majesty’s annual visit to the Commons, and he made that very clear when he was “forced” to swear his allegiance to the British monarch.

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