Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2005-06

15 June 2006


15 June 2006

UK Government's "Vision for the CAP": evidence sessions

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has scheduled two further oral evidence sessions, in relation to its inquiry into the UK Government's "Vision for the Common Agricultural Policy", as follows:

Tuesday 11 July 2006
3.45 pm National Farmers' Union; Natural England (at 4.45 approx)

Wednesday 12 July 2006
3.00 pm David Miliband MP, Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

In addition to the UK Government's "Vision for the Common Agricultural Policy", the meeting will also cover the Secretary of State's wider responsibilities.

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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 15 December 2005.

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. Website: www.parliament.uk/efracom

The EFRA Committee will be holding a public hearing in relation to this inquiry at the Royal Show on 4 July 2006. Please see the Committee's press notice of 17 May 2006 for more