Trade & Industry Committee

SESSION 2002 - 03    22 NOVEMBER 2002


PRESS   NOTICE 44

TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE OFFICE     HOUSE OF COMMONS    7 MILLBANK     LONDON SW1P 3JA

Telephone: 020 7219 5778/5777

Publication of First Report of Session 2002 - 03

Managing the Nuclear Legacy:  Responses to the Committee's Fifth Report of Session 2001 - 02

The Committee will  publish its First Report of Session 2002-03, Managing the Nuclear Legacy: Responses to the Committee's Fifth Report of session 2001-02 (HC 86) on Monday 25 November 2002 at 11.00 am.   There will not be a press conference. Copies may be purchased from the Stationery Office (inquiries: 0870 600 5522).  The Report will also be published on the Internet.

Oral Evidence Session: Tuesday 10 December

Inquiry into British Energy

4.30pm  Brian Wilson MP, Minister for Energy

The Committee has decided to take oral evidence from Mr Brian Wilson MP, Minister for Energy and Construction, on the subject of the financial difficulties faced by British Energy.

Note to Editors

The Committee is appointed under Standing Order No. 152 of the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Trade and Industry and associated public bodies.  It has the power to send for persons, papers and records.

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