Transport Committee Press Notice

Session 2007-08

27 November 2007


Press Notice No 5

TICKETING ON PUBLIC TRANSPORT

The following two evidence sessions have been arranged:

WEDNESDAY 5 DECEMBER 2007

2.45 pm Passenger Transport Executive Group (pteg)
Roy Wicks, Chair, pteg and Director General, South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive

Neil Scales, Director General, MerseyTravel

Local Government Association (LGA)
David Cook, Chief Executive, Kettering Borough Council
Adrian Jones, Director of Environment and Regeneration, Nottingham County Council
Greg Yates, County Transport and Regeneration Officer, Cheshire County Council

3.35 pm Transport for London (TfL)
Dr Shashi Verma, Director of Fares & Ticketing
Steve Burton, Deputy Director of Transport Policing & Enforcement

4.15 pm Transport Salaried Staffs' Association (TSSA)
Manuel Cortes, Assistant General Secretary

Unison
Fran Hill, Chair of UNISON Bus Sector
Richard Sherratt, Member of UNISON Transport Service Group


WEDNESDAY 12 DECEMBER 2007

2.45 pm Campaign for Better Transport
Stephen Joseph, Chief Executive

London TravelWatch
Brian Cooke, Chairman

TravelWatch SouthWest
Gordon Edwards, Company Secretary

Passenger Focus
Anthony Smith, Chief Executive

3.45 pm Department for Transport
Tom Harris MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State
Bob Linnard, Director, Rail Strategy & Stakeholder Relations

All timings are approximate and sessions may start slightly earlier or later than advertised. The evidence will be heard in public.