ODPM Committee Press Notice

Session 2003-04  16 June 2004



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 Local Government Revenue on Wednesday 23rd June:

All times are approximate:

Wednesday 23rd June


John Healey MP, Economic Secretary, HM Treasury


David Miliband MP, Minister of State for School Standards, Department for Education and Skills


Rt Hon Nick Raynsford MP, Minister of State for Local and Regional Government, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister


The Local Government Association

Sir Jeremy Beecham, LGA Chairman and leader of the LGA Labour Group

Peter Chalke CBE, Leader of the LGA Conservative Group

Chris Clarke OBE, Leader of the LGA Liberal Democrat Group

Sir Brian Briscoe, Chief Executive

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.

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Contact: Kate Emms, 020 7219 3927