Countryside

House of Lords back to business

The Victoria Tower, House of Lords.

Round-up of legislation, debates and committee work

Rural communities are being failed by Government

Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 Committee publishes report on 22 March

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs examined by Committee

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committees examines the Government’s proposed future agricultural policy

Lords debates natural environment and animal welfare

Image of cattle lying in a field under trees

Peers consider options for improvement

How have funding cuts affected the work of Natural England?

Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 Committee takes evidence on 5 December at 11.05am

More countryside

Title Date
How can we improve environmental policy after Brexit? 28.11.2017
Countryside access considered by Committee 21.11.2017
Are rural communities being left behind by Government? 10.11.2017
How do we get more affordable housing in rural areas? 07.11.2017
Lords debates opportunities for agriculture and fisheries 03.11.2017
Committee considers issues including farming and natural capital 24.10.2017