Welsh Affairs Committee

Session 2003 - 04

6 February 2004


Press Notice No 6

MANUFACTURING AND TRADE IN WALES

The inquiry

Further to the Committee's announcement of this inquiry on 17 July 2003, Press Notice No. 22 (Session 02-03), the Committee is proceeding with oral evidence sessions.

WEDNESDAY 11 FEBRUARY, HOUSE OF COMMONS (SESSION 3)

3.00 pm - BAE Systems and Airbus UK

4.15 pm  - Professor Gripaios, Head of South West Economy Centre, University of Plymouth

TUESDAY 24 FEBRUARY, THE ART GALLERY, NORTH EAST WALES INSTITUTE OF HIGHER EDUCATION, WREXHAM (SESSION 4)

9.30 am - 10.45 am - HB Climbing, Bangor and John Barbagallo, Managing Director, Anglesey Aluminium Metal Ltd

10.50 am - 12.00 pm - Representatives from North East Wales Institute of Higher Education

WEDNESDAY 17 MARCH, HOUSE OF COMMONS, (SESSION 5)

2.30 pm  - Aykroyd & Sons Ltd, Bala

3.15 pm - CBI

The meetings will be open to the public.  They will take place in a Committee Room either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House or otherwise stated.  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. Information about the inquiry, together with other information about the Committee's work, is available on the Committee's Homepage at:

http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/welsh_affairs_committee.cfm

The Committee intends to publish the transcript of these meetings on its Homepage approximately two weeks after each meeting.  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]


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