The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee takes evidence on the recent flooding events from the Defra Minister, the Environment Agency, and the Local Government Association
This is a one-off evidence session focusing on the lessons that can be learnt from the recent floods; and the impacts of funding cuts on the capability of our existing flood defences and flood response agencies.
Wednesday 22 January 2014; Thatcher Room, Portcullis House
- Dan Rogerson MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs,
- Paul Leinster, Chief Executive, Environment Agency,
- Cllr Mike Jones, Chair of the LGA's Environment and Housing Board, Local Government Association