Tuesday 4 July 2006
Dr Phyllis Starkey, in the Chair
Mr Clive Betts
Mr John Cummings
Mr Greg Hands
Dr John Pugh
Coastal Towns visit
Resolved, That the Committee visit Margate, Whitstable and Hastings, and Cumbria (with exact towns to be decided) in October in connection with the visit on Coastal Towns.
Oral Evidence Session for the Coastal Towns inquiry
Professor Steve Fothergill MA BPhil, Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR), Sheffield Hallam University;
James Hassett, Chief Executive, Market and Coastal Towns Association (MCTA);
Peter Hampson, Director, British Destinations and Resorts Association (BRADA);
Stefan Jankowski, Manager, and Nigel Bellamy, Deputy Chairman, Southport Partnership; and
Janet Waghorn, Chief Executive, and Paul Tipple, Chairman, East Kent Partnership; gave oral evidence.
[Adjourned till Tuesday 11 July at twenty past Four o’clock.