26 January 2009
ORAL EVIDENCE SESSION ANNOUNCED:
Flooding: The Government's Response to Sir Michael Pitt's Review
The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee will hold the following oral evidence session in relation to its ongoing inquiry into Flooding:
Monday 9 February 2009
4.30pm Sir Michael Pitt, Chair of the 'Learning lessons from the 2007 floods Review'
The evidence session will specifically focus on the Government's Response to Sir Michael Pitt's Review. The response was published on 17 December 2008.
NOTES TO EDITORS:
1. Further details about the Committee's inquiry into Flooding can be found at:
2. The Pitt Review's final report "Learning lessons from the 2007 floods" was published on 25 June 2008. Details about the Pitt Review can be found at:
3. The Government's response to Sir Michael Pitt's Review was published on 17 December 2008 and can be viewed here:
4. The venue for this oral evidence session is Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster. There can often be last minute changes of room and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should check the venue by calling the committee on the day before the hearing on 020 7219 5774.
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