Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Session 2002-03
25 March 2003 BROADBAND IN RURAL AREAS
Oral Evidence Sessions


Session 2002-03
25 March 2003 BROADBAND IN RURAL AREAS
Oral Evidence Sessions

The Broadband in Rural Areas Sub-committee has decided to hold the following oral evidence sessions in its inquiry into the provision to rural communities of broadband access:

Monday 31 March - 4.05 pm
SEEDA, on behalf of the Regional Development Agencies; Blewbury Broadband Campaign Group; Country Land and Business Association

Tuesday 8 April - 10.05 am
British Telecom; NTL; Avanti Communications and Firstnet Services Limited

Tuesday 6 May - 3.05 pm
Witnesses to be confirmed

Monday 12 May - 4.05 pm
Witnesses to be confirmed


The members of the Sub-committee are:

Mr David Borrow MP (Chairman of the Sub-committee), Ms Candy Atherton MP, Mr David Curry MP, Mr David Drew MP, Diana Organ MP, Mr Bill Wiggin MP


For the Terms of Reference of this inquiry please see the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee Press Notice issued on 30 January 2003.


The Committee normally meets in a Committee Room at Westminster.  Because there are often last minute changes of Room and meetings may be held in either the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House, those wishing to attend should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

Further details of the Committee, including its current membership, can be found on the Committee's homepage.  Information about the Committee can also be obtained from 020 7219 5774.