ODPM Press Notice

Session 2002-03  4 November 2003




FIRE SERVICE

The Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions will be hearing evidence for its inquiry into The Fire Service on the 11th and 19th November :

All times are approximate

Tuesday 11 November

9.15am

Fire Services' Inspectorate

Fire Service College

9.45am

LGA

10.15am

Audit Commission

Wednesday 19th November

2.30pm

Bain Review Team

Thursday 20th November (Final evidence session)

9.00am

Rt Honourable Nick Raynsford MP, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

 If you would  like a copy of any House of Commons publications, and did not submit written or oral evidence to the relevant inquiry, then you may purchase them from The Stationery Office, General enquiries tel no.0870 600 5522, or access them via the Committee homepage on the Internet http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/odpm.cfm

Contact: Libby Preston, Second Clerk 0207 219 3290