Public forest estate in England debated by MPs

03 February 2011

Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Mary Creagh, moved an Opposition Day debate in the House of Commons on Wednesday 2 February on the subject of the public forest estate in England.

Watch and read the views expressed by MPs during the debate. Also find more information on some of the current parliamentary material available on environmental protection in the Topics section of the Parliament website.


Debates are an opportunity for MPs to discuss government policy, proposed new laws and current issues. It allows MPs to voice the concerns and interests of their constituents.

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