Communities and Local Government Committee: Press Notice

Session 2007-08   7 November 2007

Existing Housing Stock and Climate Change: Oral evidence session

The Communities and Local Government Committee will be hearing evidence for its inquiry into Existing Housing Stock and Climate Change on the following date:

Monday 12 November 2007 at 4.40 pm

4.40 pm  Sustainable Development Commission - Professor     Anne Power, London School of Economics, and SDC                    Commissioner

5.15 pm  Royal Institute of British Architects - Mr Jack Pringle, immediate past President, and Mr Bill Gething, Chair of                RIBA’s Sustainable Futures Group

5.45 pm  Local Government Association - Councilor Ian             Mearns, vice-chair, LGA Environment Board

All times are approximate.

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons. All members of the public entering the Palace of Westminster are subject to security search, so please allow time for this.


Committee Membership is as follows: Dr Phyllis Starkey MP (Chair, Lab), Sir Paul Beresford MP (Con), Mr Clive Betts MP (Lab), John Cummings MP (Lab), Martin Horwood MP (Lib Dem), Mr Greg Hands MP (Con), Anne Main MP (Con), Mr Bill Olner MP (Lab), Dr John Pugh MP (Lib Dem), Emily Thornberry MP (Lab), David Wright MP (Lab).

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