House of Commons - Monday: Public Accounts Committee, Type 45 destroyer, Sir Bill Jeffrey; Tuesday: Defence Select Committee, Russia: A new confrontation?; Wednesday: Foreign Affairs Select Committee, Global security: Afghanistan; Thursday: debate, arms export controls

House of Lords - Wednesday: oral questions, export of arms to Israel, Lord Hylton; Thursday: debate, nuclear proliferation, Baroness Williams of Crosby, Lord Malloch-Brown

Talks and lectures

Cat Shots and Deck Landings: Flying the Buccaneer from Aircraft Carriers RAF Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton, Thursday

Focus and Exit — An Alternative Strategy for the Afghan War and The Changing Face of Taiwan's Military Challenge RUSI, London SW1A, Thursday

Exhibitions and films

Defence Research Annual Conference and Exhibition, NEC Birmingham, Tuesday


HMS Illustrious Visits Newcastle, Monday

Ceremonies and parades

HMS Audacious Keel laying ceremony, Barrow-in-Furness, Tuesday

Coldstream Guards Homecoming parade in Berwick, Wednesday

Dedication ceremony of 11 Australian WWII squadron badges, RAF Church, St Clement Danes, Thursday