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TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMITTEE

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PN 18 of Session 2005-06

PRESS NOTICE

PUBLICATION OF REPORT

Inquiry into Royal Mail after liberalisation

The Trade and Industry Select Committee will publish its Second Report of Session 2005-06, Royal Mail after liberalisation, (HC 570-I ) on Tuesday 20 December 2005 at 00.01am.

The report examines the impact of liberalisation on the UK postal service market following Postcomm's announcement of its intention to remove Royal Mail's monopoly on 1 January 2006.

Embargoed copies of the report will be released at 11.00 am on Monday 19 December and be available to members of the press in the Parliamentary Press Gallery. Copies will be available to witnesses at the Committee's offices. Further copies may be purchased from the Stationery Office (inquiries: 0870 600 5522) and will be available on our website at the address below soon after publication.

For further information please call the Committee Office on 020 7219 5777/5779.

15 December 2005

ENDS