Spending Review 2010 - further information

Government Response

The Government Response to the Committee's Spending Review 2010 Report was published on 2 February 2011.


The Committee's Report was published on 26 November 2010.

Oral Evidence

Transcripts from all evidence sessions held are available to view via the link below.

Parliament TV

All of the Committee's public evidence sessions are webcast live online. Previous sessions have been archived. To re-watch a particular session enter the any of the dates from sessions detailed below.

Parliament TV: Watch Committee evidence sessions 

Thursday 28 October 2010


  • Lord Turnbull KCB

Monday 1 November 2010

  • Carl Emmerson, Acting Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies
  • Mike Brewer, Director, Direct Tax and Welfare, Institute for Fiscal Studies
  • John Appleby, Chief Economist, Kings Fund
  • Simon Maxwell, Senior Research Associate, Overseas Development Institute
  • Dr Paul Cornish, Head, International Security Programme, Chatham House
  • Trevor Taylor, Professorial Research Fellow in Defence Management, RUSI
  • Malcolm Chalmers, Professorial Fellow in British Security Policy, RUSI

Tuesday 2 November 2010


  • John Philpott, Chief Economist, CIPD
  • Adam Lent, Chief Economist, TUC
  • Priyen Patel, Policy Advisor Economic Affairs, FSB
  • Ian McCafferty, Chief Economist, CBI
  • Gillian Guy, Chief Executive, Citizens Advice
  • David Montague, Chief Executive, L&Q Group
  • David Orr, Chief Executive, National Housing Federation

Wednesday 3 November 2010


  • Treasury Officials

Wednesday 3 November 2010


  • Danny Alexander MP, Chief Secretary to the Treasury

Thursday 4 November 2010

  • George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer