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* CORRECTION TO PRESS NOTICE ISSUED ON 30 OCTOBER*

*THIS EVIDENCE SESSION WILL START IN PUBLIC AT 4.20 PM, NOT AT 4.40 PM AS PREVIOUSLY STATED.*

The Balance of Power: Central and Local Government

Oral evidence session

Monday 10 November 2008

4.20 pm Birmingham City Council, Stephen Hughes, Chief Executive

Manchester City Council, Sir Richard Leese CBE, Leader and Eamonn Boylan, Deputy Chief Executive (Regeneration)

5.00pm Kent County Council, Peter Gilroy OBE, Chief Executive and Paul Carter, Leader

Maidstone Borough Council, David Petford, Chief Executive and Cllr FitzGerald

5.40pm Westminster City Council, Mike More, Chief Executive and Cllr Colin Barrow CBE, Leader

London Borough of Camden, Moira Gibb, Chief Executive and Cllr Keith Moffitt, Leader

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons. All members of the public entering the Palace of Westminster are subject to security search, so please allow time for this.

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Committee Membership is as follows: Dr Phyllis Starkey MP (Chair, Lab), Sir Paul Beresford MP (Con), Mr Clive Betts MP (Lab), John Cummings MP (Lab), Jim Dobbin MP (Lab/Co-op), Andrew George (Lib Dem), Mr Greg Hands MP (Con), Anne Main MP (Con), Mr Bill Olner MP (Lab), Dr John Pugh MP (Lib Dem), Emily Thornberry MP (Lab).

Specific Committee Information: [email protected] 020 7219 1353 or 020 7219 4972

Media Information: Laura Kibby, 020 7219 0718

Committee Website: www.parliament.uk/clgcom

Watch committees and parliamentary debates online: www.parliamentlive.tv

Publications / Reports / Reference Material: Copies of all select committee reports are available from the Parliamentary Bookshop (12 Bridge St, Westminster, 020 7219 3890) or the Stationery Office (0845 7023474). Committee reports, press releases, evidence transcripts, Bills; research papers, a directory of MPs, plus Hansard (from 8am daily) and much more, can be found on www.parliament.uk