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How effective are EU programmes aimed at reducing youth unemployment?

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Monday 18 November 2013

House of Commons

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm Oral Questions

Work and Pensions, including Topical Questions

Statement - Mr David Cameron

Commonwealth meeting/Philippines

Statement - Mr David Jones

Commission on Devolution in Wales


Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill - Report stage


Northern Ireland (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill - Third reading


Motion to approve a carry-over extension on the Energy Bill

Backbench Business

Police procedures in dealing with mental health issues

Adjournment - Mr Peter Bone

Sale of the Wellingborough prison site

Westminster Hall

No business announced for today

General Committee

Time Business
4:30pm - Room 9, Palace of Westminster First Delegated Legislation Committee

Draft Defamation (Operators of Websites) Regulations 2013

4:30pm - Room 10, Palace of Westminster Second Delegated Legislation Committee

Tobacco Products (Descriptions of Products) (Amendment) Order 2013 (S.I., 2013, No. 2721)

Select Committee

Time Business
1:45pm - Sheffield Town Hall, Sheffield Communities and Local Government

Local Government Procurement - Gordon Millward, Chair, South and East Yorkshire Region, Federation of Small Businesses, Stephen Williams, President, Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and Ian Drayton, Chair, Sheffield Third Sector Assembly; Simon Hill, Managing Director, Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation, Paul Smith, Procurement and Supply Chain Director, Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation, Barry Mellor, Director of Commercial Services, Sheffield City Council, Councillor Ian Saunders, Cabinet Adviser for Finance and Resources, Sheffield City Council and Cllr Jack Scott, Cabinet member, Sheffield City Council

3:15pm - Room 15, Palace of Westminster Public Accounts

Maternity services in England - Professor Susan Bewley, Consultant Obstetrician and Senior Honorary Lecturer, King's College London, Professor Cathy Warwick, Chief Executive, Royal College of Midwives and Belinda Phipps, Chief Executive, National Childbirth Trust; Una O'Brien, Permanent Secretary, Department of Health, Sir David Nicholson KCB CBE, Chief Executive of NHS England, Dr Catherine Calderwood, Clinical Director, Women's Services, NHS and Professor Juliet Beal, Director of Nursing, NHS

4:05pm - The Wilson Room, Portcullis House Transport

Maritime strategy - Jim Stewart, Chairman, Maritime UK, Nigel Palmer OBE, Chairman, Maritime Skills Alliance and Mark Brownrigg, Director-General, UK Chamber of Shipping, representing Maritime UK; Mick Cash, Senior Assistant General Secretary, RMT, Mark Dickinson, General Secretary, Nautilus International and Don Cockrill, Chairman, UK Maritime Pilots Association; Paul Gilbert, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester and Sarah Mander, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester

4:15pm - The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House Science and Technology

Women in STEM careers - Rt Hon David Willetts MP, Minister of State for Universities and Science, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

House of Lords

Main Chamber

Time Business
2:30pm Oral Questions - Lord Trefgarne

How many personnel have left the Territorial Army and how many recruits have enlisted in the last 12 months

Oral Questions - Lord Maginnis of Drumglass

How many occasions since 2010 Public Interest Immunity certificates have been granted in cases of alleged fraud

Oral Questions - Baroness Hollis of Heigham

The impact of the under-occupancy charge on the stability of communities

Oral Questions - Lord Roberts of Llandudno

Creating all-party consensus to tackle long-term youth unemployment

Legislation - Lord Taylor of Holbeach

Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill - Committee of the whole House (Day 2) - Lord Taylor of Holbeach

Statement - Lord Hill of Oareford

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting and Philippines

Statement - Baroness Randerson

Commission on Devolution in Wales

Short Debate - Baroness Berridge / Baroness Warsi

The security and humanitarian situation in the Central African Republic and the Great Lakes region of Africa

Grand Committee

Time Business
3:30pm Legislation - Lord Nash

Children and Families Bill - Committee stage (Day 11) - Lord Nash

Select Committee

Time Business
4:00pm - Room 2, Palace of Westminster Internal Market, Infrastructure and Employment (EU Sub-Committee B)

EU action to tackle youth unemployment - (at 4.15pm) evidence will be heard from Michael Larbalestier, Head of Research and Knowledge Management and Jenny Cryer, Regional Operations Director West Yorkshire, Prospects Services, Adrian Thacker, Senior Head of National partnerships, The Prince’s Trust and Linda Dean, Managing Director, Rathbone and at approximately 5.15 pm when evidence will be heard from Heather Cousins, Deputy Secretary, Resources and Brian Smart, Head of NEETs Strategy, Department for Employment and Learning, Northern Ireland Executive.


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