Health Committee

Session 2002-03                                 No 39, 11 September 2003

[Fourth] EVIDENCE SESSION  - Inquiry into Obesity

The Health Committee has arranged the following meeting, to be held in public:

Thursday 18 September 2003 in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House at 10:30 am

Oral evidence from:

Jeanette Longfield,Co-ordinator, Sustain: The Alliance for Better Food and Farming

Paul Osborne, Director, Safe Routes to Schools
Sustrans: The Sustainable Transport Charity

Kath Dalmeny, Research Officer,Food Commission

Paul Lincoln, Chief Executive, National Heart Forum


Mr Barry Gardiner MP (at 12.15pm)


Members of the public and representatives of the press will be admitted to these meetings. Because there are often last minute changes of rooms and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House, those wishing to attend should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information office on 020 7219 4272 on the day of the meeting.

The Health Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons.  It is appointed under Standing Order No.  152 to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Health and associated public bodies. The Committee has power to send for persons, papers and records.