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Session 2006-07 10 January 2007

POVERTY IN SCOTLAND:

PUBLIC EVIDENCE SESSION AT THE HOUSE OF COMMONS




Following the Scottish Affairs Committee's evidence session in Inverness on 12 December 2006, the Committee announces details of its first evidence session at Westminster on its inquiry into Poverty in Scotland.

It will be held at 2.15 pm on Tuesday 16 January. The witnesses will be Professor Adrian Sinfield, University of Edinburgh and Professor John Veit-Wilson, Newcastle University.

Further evidence sessions on this inquiry are being arranged, both in Scotland and at Westminster, and details will be announced shortly.