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Defence Committee takes evidence on Armed Forces Covenant

11 April 2013

The Defence Committee will hold further oral evidence sessions on its inquiries into The Armed Forces Covenant in Action? Part 3: Educating the Children of Service Personnel and Part 4: Education of Service Personnel on Tuesday 16 April 2013 in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House.

Part 3: Educating the Children of Service Personnel

At 2.30 pm

Witnesses:

  • Gavin Barlow, Director, Service Policy
  • Colonel Clive Knightley, Acting Director, MoD Directorate Children and Young People
  • Olivia Denson, Children’s Education Advisory Service
  • Kathryn Forsyth, Chief Executive, Service Children's Education
  • Martin Bull, Department for Education

Part 4: Education of Service Personnel

At 3.30 pm

Witnesses:

  • Rear Admiral Simon Williams, Assistant Chief of Defence Staff (Personnel and Training)
  • Colonel Carolyn Johnstone, Assistant Head, Holding to Account, Training Education Skills, Recruiting and Resettlement

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