Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2007-08

26 June 2008




THE POTENTIAL OF ENGLAND'S RURAL ECONOMY: FURTHER EVIDENCE SESSIONS

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee will hold the following oral evidence sessions in relation to its inquiry into the potential of England's rural economy:

Wednesday 2 July 2008
5.00pm Johnson and Johnson Wound Management, Upper Wensleydale Business Association, W.R Outhwaite & Son Ropemakers and Wensleydale Creamery

Please note that the above oral evidence session is being held at the Wensleydale Creamery in Hawes, N Yorkshire, to coincide with a Committee visit to the area as part of its inquiry into the potential of England's rural economy.

Wednesday 16 July 2008
3.00pm Jonathan Shaw MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Marine, Landscape & Rural Affairs), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. Further details about this inquiry can be found at:

www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environment__food_and_rural_affairs/efra_england_s_rural_economy.cfm

2. For more details regarding the venue for the meeting on 2 July please see: http://www.wensleydale.co.uk. The evidence session will take place in the restaurant. The general public will be admitted from 4.30pm. For further details please call the Committee on the day before the hearing on 020 7219 5774.

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