Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2007-08

17 January 2008


The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee will hold the following oral evidence sessions in relation to its inquiry into Flooding:
[Note: Slight change to originally announced running order]

Wednesday 30 January 2008
2.00pm National Farmers' Union and Natural England
2.45pm Steve Batty, Malcolm G. Coward, Mark Harrison and Paul Rouse
3.30pm Burton Joyce Residents' Association, Strensall & Towthorpe Parish Council and West Lindsey District Council

Please note that the above oral evidence session is being held in the Lawrence Room at the Lawn in Lincoln to coincide with a Committee visit to Lincolnshire to view a flood prevention scheme. The general public will be admitted from 1.30pm.

Monday 4 February 2008
4.30pm Central Networks and National Grid
5.00pm Environment Agency

Wednesday 6 February 2008
4.45pm Phil Woolas MP, Minister of State (Environment), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs


1. Further details about this inquiry can be found at:


2. For more details regarding the venue for the meeting on 30 January please see: http://www.thelawninlincoln.com. The evidence session will take place in the Lawrence Room. The general public will be admitted from 1.30pm. For further details please call the committee on the day before the hearing on 020 7219 5774.

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