Westminster Hall debates: 1 March 2010

02 March 2011

Westminster Hall debates provide MPs an opportunity to debate local or national issues and to receive a response from a government Minister.

Watch and read the views expressed by MPs during the debates via Parliament TV and Commons Hansard. Also, find more information about current parliamentary material in the Topics section on the Parliament website.

Future of the Forestry Commission

Joan Ruddock, Labour MP for Lewisham, Deptford, moved a debate on the future of the Forestry Commission.

Search and Rescue Service

Sir Alan Beith, Liberal Democrat MP for Berwick-upon-Tweed, moved a debate on the future provision of helicopters and crew for the Search and Rescue Service.

UK Military basing review

Angus Robertson, Scottish National Party MP for Moray, moved a debate on the review of UK Military bases.

Rail services in South East London

David Evennett, Conservative MP for Bexleyheath and Crayford, moved a debate on rail services in South East London.

Cost of the Trident nuclear programme

Katy Clark, Labour MP for North Aryshire and Arran, moved a debate on the future scrutiny of the cost of the Trident nuclear defence programme.

Westminster Hall debates

Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to discuss issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.

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