Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Press Notice



The Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government  and the Regions will be hearing evidence for its inquiry into Coastal Towns on the following date:

Tuesday 27 June

4.40pm    Caradon District Council, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, District of Easington Council

5.10pm    Brighton & Hove City Council, Blackpool Council, Isle of Wight Council

5.40pm    East of England Development Agency (EEDA), South East England Development Agency (SEEDA), South West Regional Development Agency (SWRDA), North West Regional Development Agency (NWRDA)

All timings 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.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

 Submissions of written evidence received by the Committee by 27th February and accepted by the Committee as evidence relevant to its current inquiry have now been published (Coastal Towns: Written Evidence, HC 1023-II).   The volume of written evidence can be purchased from The Stationary Office (tel: 0845 7 02 34 74), or accessed via the following URL:

Contact Committee Secretariat on 020 7219 4972

Notes for editors:

Media inquiries should be directed to Laura Kibby, Select Committee Media Officer

Tel: 0207 219 0718/ Mobile: 07917488557 / e-mail: