Weekly Information Bulletin
The next Bulletin will be published on Monday 23 July 2001
Palace of Westminster: Summer Recess
House of Commons
The House of Commons will rise on Friday 20 July and return on Monday 15 Oct Information Office hours during the recess: Monday - Friday 10.00am-5.00pm
House of Lords
The House of Lords will rise on Tuesday 24 July and return Monday 15 October
Information Office hours during the recess: Monday - Friday 10.00am-1.00pm, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Palace of Westminster: Summer Opening
The Palace of Westminster will be open to visitors this summer from 6th August until 29th September 2001. It will be closed on Sundays, Bank Holidays and some weekday mornings. Tickets can be pre-booked and are available for purchase by contacting the Ticketmaster , Telephone 020 7344 9966 or at: www.ticketmaster.co.uk Tickets may also be purchased from a ticket office at the Houses of Parliament, which will open from mid-July.
Details of Select Committee membership will appear in the next edition of the Bulletin.
Non Sitting Fridays
29 June, 6 July, 7 and 14 December 2001and 15 February, 22 March, 3 and 17 May, 14 and 28 June 2002
The Parliament website provides information about new parliament procedures and miscellaneous facts about general elections as well as lists of Members Ministers and Committees. See index for material available on the website.
Private Members' Bills
26 October, 2, 23 and 30 November 2001; 11, 19 and 25 January, 15 March, 12 & 19 April, 10 May, 21 June and 19 July 2002 - to be agreed.