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EU Committee hears evidence from Minister for Europe

08 November 2011

The European Union Select Committee heard oral evidence on the conclusions from the meeting of the European Council of 23 October and the Euro Summit on 26 October 2011. The meeting took place in Committee Room 4 at 4.10pm on Tuesday 8 November 2011.

Witnesses

At 4.10pm

  • Rt Hon David Lidington, MP, Minister for Europe
  • Simon Manley, Europe Director
  • Victoria Dean, Head of European Union Strategy Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Issues

Areas covered in the Committee's questioning included:

  • The Greek debt rescue package
  • Proposals for treaty change
  • The impact of the continuing financial crisis on the single market
  • Climate change and the forthcoming Durban conference

Further information

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