Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Session 2002-03
3 June 2003 Ofwat Annual Report


Session 2002-03
3 June 2003 Ofwat Annual Report

Defra Annual Report

Defra's Rural Delivery Review (Lord Haskins)

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee today announced three 'one-off' sessions of oral evidence, aimed at scrutinising the work and expenditure of the Office of Water Services and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and at keeping up to date with the progress of the review being undertaken by Lord Haskins of the delivery of Defra's services in rural communities.

The evidence sessions (which will all be held at Westminster) have been arranged as follows:

Wednesday 11 June 2003 -2.30 pm
Philip Fletcher, Director-General, Office of Water Services

Wednesday 18 June 2003 2.30 pm
Brian Bender CB, Permanent Secretary, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Wednesday 25 June 2003 - 2.30 pm
Lord Haskins, Head of the Rural Delivery Review

All of the sessions will be open to the public.


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 3262.