Welsh Affairs Committee

Session 2002-03
30 September 2003


Press Notice No 25

THE PROVISION OF RAILWAY SERVICES IN WALES

ORAL EVIDENCE SESSIONS

WEDNESDAY 15 OCTOBER FROM 3.00 PM AT THE HOUSE OF COMMONS,

3.00 pm    Chris Kinchin-Smith, Managing Director of First Great Western

4.15 pm    Chris Green, Chief Executive of Virgin Trains

WEDNESDAY 22 OCTOBER FROM 3.00 PM AT THE HOUSE OF COMMONS

3.00 pm Euan Cameron, Managing Director of Arriva Trains Ltd

4.15 pm Ian Coucher, Deputy Chief Executive of Network Rail and John Curley, Regional Director, Great Western

The meetings at the House of Commons will be open to the public and will take place in Committee Rooms either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House.  Those wishing to attend should confirm the venue by calling the House of Commons Committee Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

The Committee intends to publish the transcript of these meetings on its homepage as soon as practically possible: (http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/welsh_affairs_committee/welsh_affairs_committee_reports_and_publications.cfm).

For further information about the work of the Committee, please contact Paul Derrett, Assistant to the Committee, on 020 7219 3264 or e-mail [email protected]

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Membership of the Committee: Mr Martyn Jones MP (Chairman),  Mr Martin Caton MP, Dr Hywel Francis MP,   Ms Julie Morgan MP, Mr Albert Owen MP, Mr Adam Price MP, Mr Mark Prisk MP, Mr Huw Edwards MP, Mr Bill Wiggin MP, Mrs Betty Williams MP and Mr Roger Williams MP.