Transport Committee Press Notice



Evidence Session

The Transport Committee announced its intention to inquire into the British Transport Police (BTP) as part of its broader inquiry into Transport Security on 9 13 January 2006 (Press Notice 20). An Oral evidence session is scheduled for 26 April, witnesses for this session are listed below:

Wednesday 26 April 2006

2.45 p.m. British Transport Police

3.15 p.m. Metropolitan Police Authority

3.45 p.m. British Transport Police Federation

4.15 p.m. British Transport Police Authority

4.45 p.m. Derek Twigg MP, Under Secretary of State, Department for Transport

Rt Hon Hazel Blears MP, Minister of State, Home Office

Evidence sessions will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee. Because meetings may be moved from the Palace of Westminster to Portcullis House, those wishing to attend should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

Press Notice 34/2005-06 18 April 2006

John Patterson, Clerk of the Committee