Defence Committee Press Notice

Session 2008-09, 21 January 2009

Evidence Session

Evidence Session

UK national security and resilience

Tuesday 27 January 2009

At 10.30 am in Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster (room subject to change), oral evidence will be taken from:

  • General Sir David Richards KCB CBE DSO, Commander-in-Chief Land Forces, Ministry of Defence

At 11.30 am (approx)

  • Niki Tompkinson, Director, TRANSEC, Department for Transport
  • Chief Constable Bernard Hogan-Howe, Lead Officer for Maritime and Air Support Policing, Association of Chief Police Officers
  • Rod Johnson, Chief Coastguard, Maritime and Coastguard Agency
  • Brodie Clark, Head, Border Force, UK Border Agency


The Committee was nominated on 13 July 2005. The Defence Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Ministry of Defence and its associated public bodies.


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