The House of Lords are still on their Easter break until next weeks but the House of Commons is sitting again.
Probably the most important meeting this week in Westminster for the environment is on Wednesday when the Environment Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee questions Richard Benyon MP about the Natural Environment White Paper.
The railways also feature several times in Parliamentary business for the coming week.
Timetable for environment in Westminster for week beginning Monday 16th April 2012.
House of Commons.
Monday 16th April.
2.30 @ Main Chamber. Adjournment: Electrification of the Midland main line – Nicky Morgan.
Tuesday 17th April.
13.00 – 13.30 @ Westminster Hall. Modernisation of railway stations in small towns and cities – Stephen McPartland.
10.05 am @ Committee Room 5, Palace of Westminster. Transport Select Committee. Subject: Competition in the local bus market.
Wednesday 18th April.
16.00 – 16.30. @ Westminster Hall. High Speed 2 in Scotland – Lindsay Roy.
14.15 @ The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House. Environmental Audit Select Committee. Subject: Wildlife crime.
14.15 @ Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster. Environment Food and rural Affairs Select Committee. Subject: Natural Environment White Paper.
15.15 @ Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster. Public Accounts Select Committee. Subject: Sale of High Speed 1.
As always you should be able to watch all these debates and meetings by tuning into Parliament TV on the internet.