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15 January 2009: For Immediate Release

ROOM CHANGE FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF PAUL TUCKER AS DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND

The Treasury Committee will take evidence on the Appointment of Paul Tucker as Deputy Governor of the Bank of England with responsibility for Financial Stability.

The evidence session will take place on Wednesday 21 January at 9.45am in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House.

The Committee is expected to publish a short Report relating to Mr Tucker's appointment subsequent to the evidence session.

A questionnaire completed by Mr Tucker as evidence to the Committee will be made available at the start session.

Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.