On Wednesday 15 October at 3.30 pm in Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster, the Committee will hold its second evidence session on School Travel. The following will give evidence:

3.30 pm Association of School and College Leaders

Mr Derek Brody, Chair of the ASCL Learning and Skills Committee

National Association of Head Teachers

Ms Kathryn James, Senior Assistant Secretary

Mr Chris Harrison, Head Teacher, Oulton Broad Primary School


Ms Emma Sheridan, Chair

4.30 pm Stagecoach Group

Mr Les Warneford, Managing Director, Stagecoach UK Bus

Confederation of Passenger Transport

Mr Stephen Salmond, Director of Policy and Development

Mr Giles Fearnley, President


Mr Leon Daniels, Commercial Director, UK Bus

These timings are approximate and the sessions may start slightly earlier or later than advertised.


1. Committee Membership is as follows: Mrs Louise Ellman (Chairman) (Liverpool Riverside), Mr David Clelland (Tyne Bridge), Clive Efford (Eltham), Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering), Mr John Leech (Manchester Withington), Mr Eric Martlew (Carlisle), Mr Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin), David Simpson (Upper Bann), Mr Graham Stringer (Manchester Blackley), Mr David Wilshire (Spelthorne).

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