CLG_200708_PN66

The Balance of Power: Central and Local Government

Oral evidence session

Monday 17 November 2008

4.20 pm Local Government Information Unit, Andy Sawford, Chief Executive

New Local Government Network, Anna Turley, Deputy Director

London Councils, Councillor Merrick Cockell, Chairman

5.00pm Department of Health, Ann Keen MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Health Services

Home Office, Vernon Coaker MP, Minister of State for Policing, Crime and Security

5.40pm NHS Confederation, Jo Webber, Deputy Director of Policy

Association of Chief Police Officers, Ken Jones QPM, President

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.

Written evidence for this inquiry can be viewed on the Committee website.

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).

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Media Information: Laura Kibby, 020 7219 0718

Committee Website: www.parliament.uk/clgcom

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