Member of Parliament for the Ribble Valley and Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons Nigel Evans, met with a very special visitor from Down Under.
Senator John Hogg, President of the Australian Senate met Mr Evans as he attended the daily meeting of the Deputy Speakers of the House of Commons.
Mr Evans said: “I have known Senator Hogg for a number of years as we have worked together with the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association.
“It is always good to meet with parliamentary representatives of Commonwealth countries. We have a historic relationship and one that can continue to be of great importance to the UK”.
Mr Evans also welcomed Mr and Mrs Berwick, from Grindleton in the Ribble Valley, who were celebrating their golden wedding anniversary, giving them a tour of the Houses of Parliament.