Constitutional Affairs Committee

Press notice No. 27 of Session 2005-06
24 May 2006


Judges, Parliament and the Government€”the new relationship

Transcript of a lecture by Rt Hon Lord Woolf

On 8 February 2006, Rt Hon Lord Woolf, the former Lord Chief Justice, attended a reception hosted by the Constitutional Affairs Committee and delivered a lecture on the relationship between the Judiciary and Parliament.

Lord Woolf subsequently agreed that a transcript of his lecture Judges, Parliament and the Government€”the new relationship could be distributed.


Notes:
Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon Alan Beith MP (Chairman), James Brokenshire MP, David Howarth MP, Barbara Keeley MP, Mr Piara S Khabra MP, Jessica Morden MP, Julie Morgan MP, Mr Andrew Tyrie MP, Keith Vaz MP, Dr Alan Whitehead MP, Jeremy Wright MP