This study day will give attendees an overview of how the UK Parliament works, focusing on the following areas:
- Difference between Parliament and Government
- House of Commons and the role of MPs
- House of Lords and the role of Peers
- Select committees
- All-Party Parliamentary Groups
The session will be led by Kelvin Rushworth, a Wooler U3A Trustee and trainer certified by the UK Parliament’s Outreach and Engagement Service.
Hot drinks, fruit and nuts will be provided but please bring your own lunch.