DEF051019 - No. 06

Session 2005-06, 19 October 2005

Evidence Session


Evidence Session

EVIDENCE SESSION WITH THE
SECRETARY OF STATE FOR DEFENCE

On Tuesday 1 November at 10.30 am in Committee Room 15 (room subject to change) oral evidence will be taken from:

  • Rt Hon Dr John Reid MP, Secretary of State for Defence, Ministry of Defence

This will be a general evidence session, not connected to a particular inquiry.

REVISED TIMING FOR THE MEETING ON TUESDAY 25 OCTOBER

The public evidence session on the Future Carrier and Joint Combat Aircraft Programmes will now begin at 10.45 am instead of at 10.30 am as advertised.

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon James Arbuthnot MP (Chairman), Mr David S Borrow MP, Mr Colin Breed MP, Derek Conway MP, Mr David Crausby MP, Linda Gilroy MP, Mr David Hamilton MP, Mr Mike Hancock MP, Mr Dai Havard MP, Mr Brian Jenkins MP, Mr Kevan Jones MP, Robert Key MP, John Smith MP, Mr Desmond Swayne MP

2. News Release: No. 06

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