Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2003-04
26 April 2004 Reform of the Sugar Regime: Second Evidence Session Announced

26 April 2004 Reform of the Sugar Regime: Second Evidence Session Announced

The Reform of the Sugar Regime Sub-committee of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has decided to hold a further oral evidence session in relation to its inquiry into the forthcoming reform of the European Union sugar regime. The details of this second session are as follows:

Tuesday 4 May 2004

4.00pm                  ACP London Sugar Group
4.30pm (approx)    UK Industrial Sugar Users Group
5.00pm (approx)    Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
5.30pm (approx)    Department of Sugar and Alcohol, Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture and Brazilian Sectorial Chamber on the Production of Sugar and Alcohol

Further evidence sessions will be announced in due course.

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NOTES FOR EDITORS

For the terms of reference of this inquiry please see the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee press notice, published 16 February 2004.

The Committee normally meets in a committee room at Westminster. There are often 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 office information line the day before the hearing on 020 7219 2033.