Oral evidence sessions

5 March 2012

Witnesses; Ken Ayres, Chair of borough-wide Park Home Residents' Association, Tony Boardman, Park home resident, David Buckle, Park Home resident, Pauline Jones, Park home resident, Sandra Shortman, Park home resident, and Wendy Stephens, Park home resident; and David Curson, Director, Berkeleyparks, Paul Tarr, Director, Berkeleyparks, and Richard Grigg, Owner, Stour Park site; and Councillor Roger West, Elected member, and Councillor Lawrence Williams, Elected member

12 March 2012

Witnesses; Maria Battle, Senior Director, Consumer Focus Wales, Brian Doick, President, National Association of Park Home Residents, Sonia McColl, Founder, Park Home Justice Campaign, and Alan Savory MBE, Government Liaison Representative, Independant Park Home Advisory Service; and Kate Buswell, Director, Buswell Parks, Alicia Dunne, Deputy Director General, National Caravan Council, Ros Pritchard OBE, Director General, British Holiday and Home Parks Association, and Malcolm Kent, Managing Director, Keat Farm park Homes

19 March 2012

Witnesses; Lyn Collins, Regulatory Services, Consumer Protection and Investigation Team Leader, Cheshire West and Chester Council, Detective Inspector Mark Colquhoun, West Mercia Police and Katie Hooper, Private Sector Housing Team Leader, Bromsgrove District Council; Sylvia Rook, Policy Officer and Joint Lead Officer Fair Trading, Trading Standards Institute, Martin Fisher, Trading Standards Officer, Cornwall County Council and Clive Phillips, Trading Standards Officer, Kent County Council; Alfie Best, Chairman and David Sunderland, Estates Manager, Wyldecrest, Jeffrey Small senior and Jeffrey Small junior, Owners and Gary Self, General Manager, JBS Park Homes

16 April 2012

Witness: Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, Minister for Housing and Local Government, Department for Communities and Local Government