The week ahead
This week in parliament MPs will be debating the National
Citizenship Bill, as well as general debates on Holocaust Memorial Day,
Kashmir, and the impact of leaving the EU on security, law enforcement and
crime. On Tuesday the SNP has an Opposition Day, with debates on the impact of
leaving the EU on the rural economy, and on DWP policies for low income
households. Oral questions for the week include Communities and Local
Government, Treasury, EFRA and of course PMQs.
Kerry will be taking part in two select committee hearings.
On Tuesday the Environmental Audit Committee continues its inquiry into the
Sustainable Development Goals, with Minister for the Cabinet Office (and MP for
Kingswood), Chris Skidmore giving evidence. On Wednesday the EFRA Committee’s
will be questioning the main supermarkets about their role in tackling food
waste, and on Thursday the Committee will be visiting Food Cycle in Hackney.
Kerry will also be answering questions from UWE journalism
students who are visiting Parliament as part of their course, and meeting with
the Minister for Europe, ahead of next week’s Parliamentary Assembly in
Strasbourg. Jeremy Corbyn will be addressing the Parliamentary Labour Party’s
weekly meeting on Monday, and on Thursday Kerry is a guest speaker at North
Dorset Labour Party.
In Bristol on Friday, as well as her regular constituency
surgery, Kerry will be recording this week’s Sunday Politics panel at the BBC,
and attending a screening of a new documentary, A Plastic Ocean, at Bristol