Trand and Industry Press Notice No 51 27.10.04

TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE OFFICE     HOUSE OF COMMONS   
7 MILLBANK     LONDON SW1P 3JA

Telephone: 020 7219 5777/5779

PN 51 of Session 2003-04

PRESS NOTICE

 CAR INDUSTRY INQUIRY

Following its inquiry earlier this year into the UK automotive industry, and in the light of recent announcements on job losses and plant closures, the Trade and Industry Committee has decided to take oral evidence on the implications of the recent announcements for the future of the car industry in the Midlands. 

The Committee intends to take oral evidence starting at 2.15 pm on Tuesday 2 November from the Transport and General Workers’ Union and Amicus trade union.

Announcements about other witnesses will be made at a later date by press notice.

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

27 October  2004

ENDS