COMMONS

Localism inquiry timeline

1 November 2010 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Cllr Colin Barrow, Cllr Steve Reed and Cllr Richard Kemp

15 November 2010 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Professor George Jones, Professor John Stewart And Mr Henry Peterson Mr Andy Sawford And Mr Ed Cox

 29 November 2010 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Ben Kernighan, Deputy Chief Executive, National Council of Voluntary Organisations, and Ralph Michell, Head of Policy, Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, Matthew Pinner, Policy Adviser, Federation of Small Businesses, Tom Ironside, Director of Business and Regulation, British Retail Consortium, and Edward Cooke, Executive Director, British Council of Shopping Centres.

7 December 2010 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Lorraine Roberts, Interim Director, London Civic Forum, Stian Westlake, Executive Director of Policy and Research, NESTA, Sarah McAdam, Chief Executive, Commission for Rural Communities, and Alison Seabrooke, Chief Executive, Community Development Foundation.

20 December 2010 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Dr Rob Berkeley, Director, The Runnymede Trust, Gemma Bradshaw, Policy Advisor, Communities and Transport, Age UK, David Congdon, Head of Policy and Campaigns, Mencap, and Vic Rayner, Chief Executive, Sitra Jessica Crowe, Executive Director, Centre for Public Scrutiny, Steve Freer, Chief Executive, CIPFA, John Kirkpatrick, Director of Studies (London), Audit Commission, and Eugene Sullivan, Chief Executive, Audit Com

10 January 2011 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Cllr Stephen Houghton CBE, Leader, and Paul Thorpe, Members and Scrutiny Support Manager, Barnsley Council; Cllr Ben Adams, Lead Cabinet Member for Communities and Culture, and Helen Riley, Director of Strategy and Transformation and Assistant Chief Executive, Staffordshire County Council Steve Evans, Director of Community Services, and Robert Walsh, Head of Safer and Stronger Communities, South Gloucestershire Council; Cllr David Milsted, Leader of the Opposition (Liberal Democrat), North Dorset District Council, and Mark Hebditch, Chair, Community Partnerships Executive North Dorset (CPEND) Dr Andrew Povey, Leader, Surrey County Council, and Cllr Michael Green, Leader, Lancashire County Council

24 January 2011 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Baroness Eaton DBE DL, Chair, Local Government Association, and Simon Parker, Director, New Local Government Network Rt Hon Nick Herbert MP, Minister of State for Policing and Criminal Justice, Home Office, and Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Minister of State, Department for Work and Pensions

14 February 2011 - Oral evidence session

Evidence given by Paul Burstow MP, Minister of State, Department of Health; Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Minister of State for Decentralisation, Department for Communities and Local Government