Welfare reform - oral evidence

28 January 2013

Witnesses: Gillian Guy, Chief Executive, Citizens Advice Bureau, Kate Webb, Senior Policy Officer, Shelter, and Kevin Dodd, Chief Executive, Wakefield and District Housing, Mr Mark Prisk MP, Minister for Housing, DCLG, and Lord Freud, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, DWP

7 January 2013

Witnesses: Councillor Graham Chapman, Deputy Leader, Nottingham City Council, Lesley Pigott, Assistant Director of Finance, Camden Council, Steve Thompson, Assistant Chief Executive, Treasurer Services, Blackpool Council, Andrew Stevens, Assistant Director, Customer Delivery, Thanet District Council, Steve White, Chief Executive, The Hyde Group, Chris Town, Vice Chair, Residential Landlords Association, and Paul Howarth, Director, Welfare Reform Club

19 December 2012

Witnesses: Cllr Sharon Taylor, Leader, Stevenage Borough Council, Local Government Association, Paul Raynes, Head of Finance and Localism Programmes, Local Government Association, Sue Ramsden, Policy Leader, National Housing Federation and Gavin Smart, Director, Policy and Practice, Chartered Institute of Housing