House of Lords

What's on

Tuesday 24 May 2016

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
11:30am
Oral questions

Foreign and Commonwealth Office, including Topical Questions

Urgent question

On reports of new evidence that UK manufactured cluster bombs may have killed and injured civilians including children in the conflict in Yemen.

Statement

Counter-Daesh quarterly update

Debate on the Address

Europe, human rights and keeping people safe at home and abroad

Adjournment

Budget for community pharmacies

Westminster Hall

Time Business
Business

There will be no Westminster Hall debates in the new Session of Parliament until the debate on the Queen's Speech has concluded.

General Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
9:30am
Oral Evidence Session
UK New Nuclear: Status Update

Vincent de Rivaz, Chief Executive Officer, EDF Energy
Humphrey Cadoux-Hudson, Managing Director, Nuclear New Build, EDF Energy
Andrea Leadsom MP, Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change
Hugo Robson, Chief Negotiator, Department of Energy and Climate Change

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
9:30am
Oral Evidence Session
Business views on EU Referendum

Professor Brad Mackay, University of St Andrews
Raoul Ruparel, Co-Director, Open Europe
John Springford, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for European Reform
Paul Nowak, Deputy General Secretary, TUC
Josh Hardie, Deputy-Director General, Policy and Campaigns, Confederation of British Industry
Mike Spicer, Director of Research, British Chambers of Commerce
Lee Hopley, Chief Economist, EEF

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Restorative justice

Baroness Newlove, Victims' Commissioner
Jim Barton, Deputy Director, National Probation Service
Dan Molloy, Restorative Justice Practice Manager, Cumbria and Lancashire Community Rehabilitation Company
Rt Hon Mike Penning MP, Minister for Policing, Fire and Criminal Justice and Victims
Michael Spurr, Chief Executive, National Offender Management Service

Room 16, Palace of Westminster
9:45am
Oral Evidence Session
Inquiry into Government Accounts

Sir Ian Cheshire, Non-executive director, Cabinet Office and lead non-executive for the whole of government
Amy Stirling, Non-executive director, Cabinet Office
Sir Amyas Morse, Comptroller, National Audit Office
Kate Mathers

Room 6, Palace of Westminster
10:00am
Oral Evidence Session
Bank of England May 2016 Inflation Report

Dr Mark Carney, Governor, Bank of England
Dr Ben Broadbent, Deputy Governor, Monetary Policy
Dr Martin Weale, External Member, Monetary Policy Committee
Dr Gertjan Vlieghe, External Member, Monetary Policy Committee

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
10:00am
Oral Evidence Session
Russia: Implications for UK defence and security

Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP, Secretary of State for Defence
Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach GBE, KCB, ADC, DL, Chief of Defence Staff Designate
Peter Watkins CBE, Director General Security Policy, Ministry of Defence

Room 15, Palace of Westminster
10:15am
Oral Evidence Session
Environmental impact of Microplastics

Francisco Morcillo, Public & Industrial Affairs Manager, British Plastics Federation
Dr Laura Foster, Head of Pollution, Marine Conservation Society
Sarah Baulch, Oceans Campaigner, Environmental Investigation Agency
Daniel Steadman, Marine Plastics Projects Manager, Fauna & Flora International

Room 5, Palace of Westminster
11:00am
Oral Evidence Session
Accessibility of Sports Stadia

Joyce Cook OBE, Chair, Level Playing Field
Ruth Hopkins, General Manager, Level Playing Field

Room 8, Palace of Westminster
2:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
Animal welfare: domestic pets

Stacey Blackledge, Pets4Homes
Julia Carr, PupAid
Charlotte Speedy, Pet Advertising Advisory Group
Hannah Wilson, Head of Marketing, Gumtree
Anne Kasica, The self-help group for farmers, pet owners and others experiencing difficulties with the RSPCA
Christopher Laurence, former trustee of the RSPCA

The Wilson Room, Portcullis House
2:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
Financial Stability

Martin Taylor, External Member, Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England
Donald Kohn, External Member, Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England
Richard Sharp, External Member, Financial Policy Committee, Bank of England

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
2:15pm
Oral Evidence Session
College of Policing

Chief Constable Phil Gormley QPM, Police Scotland

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
Maternity and pregnancy discrimination

Caroline Waters OBE, Deputy Chair, Equalities and Human Rights Commission
Sue Coe, Programme Head, Economy and Employment, Equalities and Human Rights Commission
Nick Boles MP, Minister of State for Skills, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
2:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
Robotics and artificial intelligence

Dr Rob Buckingham, Director, RACE
Professor Stephen Muggleton, Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence
Professor Nick Jennings, Royal Society Working Group on Machine Learning
Professor Philip Nelson, Chair, Research Councils UK
Richard Moyes, Managing Partner, Article 36
Dr Owen Cotton-Barratt, Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute

Room 15, Palace of Westminster
2:30pm
Oral Evidence Session
Public Health post-2013 – structures, organisation, funding and delivery

Dr Ian Cameron, Director of Public Health, Leeds City Council
Dawn Bailey, Health Improvement Principal - Health Protection, Leeds City Council
Abdul Razzaq, Chair of Association of Directors of Public Health North West
Professor Kate Ardern, Director of Public Health, Wigan Council
Paul Davison, Deputy Director Health Protection, North East Public Health England Centre
Dr Dan Seddon, Public Health Consultant, Screening & Immunisation Lead for Cheshire and Merseyside
Dominic Hardy, Director of Commissioning for Wessex, NHS England South

Room 6, Palace of Westminster
3:00pm
Oral Evidence Session
Proceeds of crime

Detective Chief Superintendent Dave Clark, Head of the Economic Crime Directorate, City of London Police
Nick Price, Head, National Proceeds of Crime, Crown Prosecution Service
Donald Toon, Director of Economic Crime, National Crime Agency

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm
Oral questions

Composition of the House of Lords

Oral questions

Help for families in rural communities experiencing domestic abuse

Oral questions

Law concerning assets of community value

Oral questions

Discontinuation of GCSE and A-level examinations in French, German and Spanish

Statement

Counter-Daesh – Quarterly Update

Debate on the Address

Home, legal constitutional and devolved affairs

10:00pm
Estimated rising time

Grand Committee

No business announced for today

Select Committee

Time Business Venue
3:00pm
Private Meeting
Room 1, Palace of Westminster
3:15pm
Private Meeting
Room 2, Palace of Westminster
3:45pm
Private Meeting
Room 3A, Palace of Westminster